18 May 2020
5th European Agroforestry Conference

Nuoro, Sardinia. Call for abstracts

7 July 2020
OF&G National Organic Combinable Crops 2020

NOCC20 will take place on John Pawsey’s Shimpling Park Farm in Suffolk



12 February 2020
Global organic area continues to grow

Over 71.5 million hectares of farmland are organic

30 January 2020
Soil analysis in organic farming and growing

EIP Soils Technical Guide No.1



21 January 2020
Organic Research Centre starts 40th year at new headquarters

ORC is now operational from Trent Lodge in Cirencester.

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.