Environment

€20m project to restore blanket bogs along west coast launched

€20m project to restore blanket bogs along west coast launched

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计划在国家生物多样性周计划的100多个活动

计划在国家生物多样性周计划的100多个活动

Over 100 nature-related events will take place across the country to mark this year’s National Biodiversity Week. From today (Friday,...

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Over half of people don’t know how to improve biodiversity – survey

Over half of people don’t know how to improve biodiversity – survey

Despite the majority of the population wanting to improve biodiversity, more than half are unsure of how they can do...

May 12, 2022

Planning minister responds to Greens’ comments on solar panels

Planning minister responds to Greens’ comments on solar panels

The minister of state with responsibility for planning has poured cold water on a move by Green Party senators to...

May 12, 2022

卡罗法院坚持反对viction for destroying vegetation

卡罗法院坚持反对viction for destroying vegetation

At Carlow Circuit Criminal Court, Judge Gerard Griffin upheld a decision of Carlow District Court to convict and fine Brian O’Reilly, Clonagh, Hollywood,...

May 11, 2022

Group accuses government of using ‘health issue to ban turf cutting’

Group accuses government of using ‘health issue to ban turf cutting’

爱尔兰农村组织(RIO)指责政府使用健康问题来证明草皮的终结是合理的...

May 11, 2022

Designated land: Call for fund to offset devaluation

Designated land: Call for fund to offset devaluation

The Irish Natura and Hill Farmers’ Association (INHFA) is calling on the state to establish a fund that will top...

May 11, 2022

€5m pilot Farm Environmental Study opens for applications

€5m pilot Farm Environmental Study opens for applications

Applications are now open for the €5 million pilot Farm Environmental Study (FES), the Department of Agriculture, Food and the...

May 11, 2022

Can the promise of biomethane be fully realised?

Can the promise of biomethane be fully realised?

The results of a study, looking at the potential for biomethane production in Northern Ireland, show considerable promise. However, those...

May 11, 2022

Biomethane volumes in NI much greater than estimated

Biomethane volumes in NI much greater than estimated

Turning livestock manure and grass silage into biomethane could help to meet Northern Ireland’s demand for energy as well as...

May 10, 2022

Ukraine conflict presents supply challenges for plant-based sector

Ukraine conflict presents supply challenges for plant-based sector

A new survey carried out by food awareness organisation, ProVeg International, has revealed the impact of the ongoing war in...

May 10, 2022

Farmland: Meal markets and land designation funding

Farmland: Meal markets and land designation funding

This week’s episode of Farmland, which will be broadcast tomorrow (Tuesday, May 10), hears from an industry stakeholder with advice...

May 9, 2022

Study shows 11% methane drop in supplemented dairy cows

Study shows 11% methane drop in supplemented dairy cows

A new study has shown that cumulative methane output was reduced by almost 11% in dairy cows that received a...

May 9, 2022

MEPs vote to prevent toxic chemicals from entering the food chain

MEPs vote to prevent toxic chemicals from entering the food chain

The European Parliament has recently voted for new tougher limits on the use of persistent organic pollutants (POPs) to reduce...

May 9, 2022

Weather: Cloudy conditions this week with light rain

Weather: Cloudy conditions this week with light rain

The weather this week will be characterised by generally cloudy conditions in most parts, with a mix of light rain...

May 9, 2022

Can cultured meat create a sustainable food system?

Can cultured meat create a sustainable food system?

Food awareness organisation ProVeg International will be speaking on the potential of cultured meat to create a sustainable food system...

May 8, 2022

Agroforestry: European conference to address EU’s Green Deal

Agroforestry: European conference to address EU’s Green Deal

An EU-wide conference on agroforestry will take place in Italy this month to address the role of agroforestry in the...

May 8, 2022

Tánaiste: ‘We’re not going to tell anyone to reduce their cow numbers’

Tánaiste: ‘We’re not going to tell anyone to reduce their cow numbers’

Tánaiste and Minister for Enterprise, Trade and Employment Leo Varadkar has moved to give further assurances that a reduction in...

May 7, 2022