5 June 2019
Integrating Farming and Forestry

Farm Woodland Forum annual meeting

2 July 2019
Trees and Livestock - Buckinghamshire

Agroforestry Innovation Newtork Meeting



23 April 2019
The Spring Bulletin No.127 is out!



17 April 2019
Formal objection to GM potato crop trial

Plans for new GM crop trial raise objections from leading environmental and farming organisations



21 March 2019
In adversity, what are farmers doing to be more resilient?

Opportunities, barriers and constraints in organic techniques helping to improve the sustainability of conventional farming

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.