9 June 2020
Seeds and deeds

Collective plant breeding for reduced input farming

23 June 2020
NFU virtual organic farm walk

Challenges of net zero



4 June 2020
USA farm antibiotic use: a threat to UK standards?

US livestock receive more than five times as many antibiotics as British livestock

29 May 2020
iSAGE Toolbox - How to design it step by step

Safeguard farmers' decision making tool



29 April 2020
Tim Bennett is the new Chair of ORC

Former NFU president takes on chairmanship of Organic Research Centre

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.