Discussion of the government proposal for locally-led agri-environmental schemes.
Speakers from the Rural Development Section DAFM, Dr Andy Bleasdale (NPWS), Dr James Moran (Sligo IT/EFNCP), Michael Davoren (Burren Farmer). Visit to local upland farm for discussion of biodiversity and farming issues. Workshops in small groups: Structuring and making an effective application for a locally led uplands scheme.
Organised by Irish Uplands Forum (www.irishuplandsforum.org), Wicklow Uplands Council, European Forum on Nature Conservation and Pastoralism.
Register for free event on email@example.com by 16th June.