27 March 2019
The Wonders of Woodchip

This workshop will explore some of the many practical uses of woodchip on farms

3 July 2019
2019 OF&G National Organic Combinable Crops

To be held in Yorkshire



15 February 2019
Sharing knowledge and tools for organic farming

Organic Farm Knowledge platform has new design and content

31 January 2019
Nic Lampkin

Nic Lampkin stepping down as Chief Executive Officer



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.