3 January 2019
Oxford Real Farming Conference

to 4th January 2019

9 January 2019
Growing trees in grazing systems

Promise and practice of silvopasture



6 December 2018
Improving organic crop production

Major new book includes chapter by Susanne Padel

27 November 2018
LIVESEED farmer survey

Farmers experiences and opinions on organic seed needed



22 November 2018
Big opportunity for UK Organic

Development of new UK agricutural policy will be critical

Organic services offered:

  • Technical advice
  • Financial planning & business management
  • Conversion planning - technical
  • Conversion planning - financial
  • Training
  • Introduction to Organic Farming course to meet requirements of Organic Farming Scheme Ireland,
  • Conversion planning and business planning (Organic Farming Scheme Ireland).

Areas of expertise:

Organic Producer Adviser:
  • Mixed farming: beef, sheep, arable and horticulture
  • Grassland
  • Manure management
  • Soil management & fertility
  • Wildlife & nature conservation
  • Conversion planning - technical
  • Conversion planning - financial
  • Financial planning & business management
Organic Helpline & General Information Provider:
  • Livestock
  • Arable
  • Standards
  • Farm Business

Contact

Tel: 00353 91 845285
Email: dan.clavin@teagasc.ie
Location: Co. Galway, Ireland

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Dan Clavin (Ireland)

Dan Clavin (M.Agr. Sc.) is a Teagasc organic farming specialist adviser with extensive experience of organic farming practices, standards and the industry in Ireland. He has worked for over 13 years as a Teagasc agriculture advisor, researcher and tutor. His main areas of expertise are drystock production, agri-environmental management, farm business planning and report writing. His professional experience is backed up by a strong farming background and extensive academic experience.