International Agroforestry Conference

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International Agroforestry Conference

Time: November 16, 2023 to November 17, 2023
Location: Bantry, Co.Cork, Ireland
City/Town: Bantry
Website or Map: http://www.irishagroforestry.…
Phone: Please email: info@irishagroforestry.ie
Event Type: conference
Organized By: Maureen Kilgore
Latest Activity: Jul 10, 2023

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We are excited to welcome delegates from across Europe and worldwide to Co. Cork, Ireland on November 16th and 17th 2023 for the International Agroforestry Conference. We are bringing together a diversity of expert voices, both national and international, to discuss and highlight the multi-faceted benefits that trees can bring to farms and the wider environment. This event is suitable for farmers, students, researchers and anyone interested in the benefits of trees on farms.
 
International Agroforestry Conference
Farmer-led Climate Adaptation and Mitigation
Why and how trees on farms can help!
Thursday 16th + Friday 17th November 2023
Westlodge Hotel, Bantry, Co.Cork
This conference is funded by the Irish Department of Agriculture, Food and Marine
Keynote speakers: Senator Pippa Hackett, Minister of State at the Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine and Clive Bright (Irish Agroforestry Forum and Rare Ruminare). Speakers include Professor Jim McAdam (QUB), Eugene Curran (DAFM), Jack Nolan (DAFM), Tom Houlihan (Teagasc), Dr Lindsay Whistance (Organic Research Centre UK), Rachel Irwin (Teagasc), Dr Kathy Soder (USDA), Dr Gerry Lawson (EURAF), Hannes Bürckmann (Neuland+). More to be confirmed in the coming days.

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