International Agroforestry Conference

Event Date : November 16, 2023 - November 17, 2023

Event Location : Westlodge Hotel, Bantry, Co.Cork, Ireland

Farmer-led Climate Adaptation and Mitigation.

Why and how trees on farms can help!

This conference is funded by the Irish Department of Agriculture, Food and Marine

The Irish Agroforestry Forum is 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.

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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