Regenerative Agriculture – Hope for Farmers, Our Food, Our Health & Our Environment:
ThePlatform.ie – Ireland’s Solution Resource.
A Path to Soil Health & Food Independence.
Accelerating the universal adoption of regenerative agriculture that cultivates soil, human, and planet health for all.
FARMER’S FOOTPRINT MISSION
We are a coalition of farmers, educators, doctors, scientists, and business leaders aiming to expose the human and environmental impacts of chemical farming and offer a path forward through regenerative agricultural practices.
Regenerative Farming Ireland The Regenerative Farming Ireland Facebook Group is an online group of like-minded individuals. Its members are active and prospective, ecologically-aware, progressive farmers and artisan food producers, policy advocates and academics who champion an alternative approach to farming and food more in tune with ecosystems. Visit their fb Page
AgriLand Team Oct 30, 2019, 12:00pm
BioFarm 2019: Regenerative agriculture and a new vision on what Irish farming can be
National Organic Training Skillnet
National Organic Training Skillnet (NOTS) provide high-quality, low-cost, part-funded training for the organic and agri-food sectors throughout the Republic of Ireland.
National Organic Training Skillnet Website
Irish Seed Savers Website
Make a Start!
Check out your local Farmers Market. They usually sell lots of organic produce.
Many local Fruit & Veg shops have locally grown produce.
Eat healthier & support your local economy in the process.
German pharmaceutical giant Bayer who bought Monsanto for $62.5 billion (2018), is, as of July 2019 facing 18,400 US lawsuit cases over glyphosate: In April 2019, the number of cases stood at 13,400.
Controversial Roundup weedkiller linked to cancer being used in Ireland’s parks, gardens and playgrounds IrishMirror
Figures show three and a half tonnes of the controversial Roundup weedkiller were used in one area in the space of one year.
The overall amount of Roundup weedkiller used in 2015 (by Dublin city Council) was 3,458 litres, which amounts to three and a half tonnes.