3 C
Dublin, Ireland
Friday, January 18, 2019
Judging underway in the marquee at the Phoenix Park Honey Show 2017. OPW.

OPW promises a ‘buzzing time’ at the Honey Show

The Office of Public Works (OPW) is delighted to announce that the Annual Phoenix Park Honey Show, in association with the Federation of Irish...
25 August 2018 Shane O’Sullivan from Ballyhoura Trailriders on Coillte’s mountain bike trail pictured exploring the brand new 800m skills trail, which was officially opened as part of the 10th anniversary of Coillte’s Ballyhoura Mountain Bike Trail centre.The state of the art amenity has been steadily growing in popularity and is now recognised as one of the best mountain bike trail centres in the Europe. The new trail was funded by Castlepook Wind Farm, which is also located at Ballyhoura. Photography by Gerard McCarthy 087 8537228

Community celebrates official opening of Coillte’s new Mountain Bike Trail in the Ballyhouras

Over 100 people attend opening & family fun day Over 100 members of the public and local community groups gathered at Coillte’s Ballhoura Mountain Bike...
Global Green at Electric Picnic 2018

Global Green at Electric Picnic 2018

GLOBAL GREEN ECOVILLAGE AN OASIS OF CREATIVITY AND COMMUNITY This is the 10th year Cultivate, the collective based in Cloughjordan, brings you the Electric Picnic’s...

Sweden is setting the standard for recycling & waste management – Bord Bia

William McGrath, Stockholm Office, Bord Bia – Irish Food Board Waste reduction and recycling are one of the major issues that faces our generation. Every...
3-Ways-to-ReInvigorate-Your-Environmental-Mojo

Three ways to (re)ignite your environmental mojo – Greenside Up

Is your environmental mojo waning? Are you losing the will to get out there and campaign, to fight the battle for nature as major...
Aghrane-bog-open-day

Coillte and NPWS host Biodiversity Information Day on raised bog restoration

Coillte and the National Parks and Wildlife Service (NPWS), of the Department of Culture, Heritage and the Gaeltacht, hosted a Biodiversity Information Day in...
Le-Jamie-2-Smithfield

Troubling thoughts, food security and serious challenges ahead – Stiofán Nutty

As I write rain is falling here in Fingal. 8.2mm has fallen in the past 4 hours. The first significant rain that we’ve had...
Spraying pesticides in the field.

Pesticides in food: latest figures remain steady | European Food Safety Authority

Europeans continue to eat food that is largely free of pesticide residues or which contains levels of residues within legal limits, the latest monitoring...
foutains

8 Green Flag Awards for OPW Parks

The Office of Public Works (OPW) recently welcomed the news that eight OPW parks will receive the Green Flag Award for 2018. The Green...
Pam Warhurst: How we can eat our landscapes | TED Talk

Pam Warhurst: How we can eat our landscapes | TED Talk

What should a community do with its unused land? Plant food, of course. With energy and humor, Pam Warhurst tells at the TEDSalon the...