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2 December 2018
'Alan Matthews: 'How to move from our current land use structure to one that is compatible with our climate targets''   by Alan Matthews  More...

24 November 2018
'Leitrim and the gigantic forest debate'   by Claire Fox  More...

17 November 2018
'Living with Ash Dieback: Scientists concede eradication of disease wreaking havoc on our ash trees no longer feasible'   by Ciaran Moran  More...

7 November 2018
''Negativity around forestry needs to stop if we want to reach climate targets'- Department'   by Claire Fox  More...

2 November 2018
'Forestry planting back nationally but Leitrim still home to most new trees'   by Catherine Hurley  More...

29 October 2018
'Planting native woodlands on all farms, including dairy is a critical priority - Teagasc'   by Margaret Donnelly  More...

29 October 2018
'Ireland needs to branch out its forestry'   by Donal Hickey  More...

13 October 2018
'This is not a cull, it’s a management programme to maintain the levels of deer'   by Catherine Hurley  More...

11 October 2018
'Is blanket planting the way to achieve national forestry targets?'   by Margaret Donnelly  More...

26 September 2018
'Coillte announces new ‘BioClass’ system to protect biodiversity in Irish forests'   by Catherine Hurley  More...

25 September 2018
'Information events for neighbourhood woodland amenities - grants of €9,000/ha available'   by Catherine Hurley  More...

20 September 2018
'Forestry still unloved by most farmers'   by Stephen Cadogan  More...

16 August 2018
'All farmers having to plant some trees not worst option'   by Stephen Cadogan  More...

16 August 2018
'Minister and farming leaders on a climate change collision course'   by FarmIreland Team  More...

15 August 2018
'Forest owners can get €70 for attending new Knowledge transfer scheme meetings'   by FarmIreland Team  More...

13 August 2018
'Christmas trees hit hard by drought as up to a third feared lost'   by Allison Bray  More...

11 August 2018
'Ireland walking blindly into a desolate future'   by Elaine Loughlin  More...

9 August 2018
'Ireland’s agriculture emissions are hurtling in the wrong direction'   by Ella McSweeney  More...

8 August 2018
'Michael Creed: Farmers must plant forests for Government to avoid fines'   by Elaine Loughlin  More...

5 August 2018
'How forestry can keep you in farming'   by Steven Meyen  More...

3 August 2018
'Three-year project to manage deer population in Wicklow announced'   by Margaret Donnelly  More...

25 July 2018
'Ireland 'completely' off course to achieve climate change targets'   by Margaret Donnelly  More...

23 July 2018
'Interested in alternative energy sources on your farm?'     More...

21 July 2018
'Leitrim trees: Anger at Irish climate change scheme'   by Shane Harrison  More...

20 July 2018
'Farmers need incentives to compete in the forestry stakes'   by Ken Whelan  More...

14 July 2018
'Doyle announces two publications 'Forests and Water' and 'Draft Plan for Forests and Freshwater Pearl Mussel in Ireland''   - Press Release  More...

9 July 2018
'Drought leaves blaze threat at dangerous levels across State'   by Allison Bray  More...

5 July 2018
'Massive fire destroys hundreds of acres of forestry on the Slievebloom Mountains'   by Ryan Nugent  More...

2 July 2018
'Leitrim and Cork dominate forestry stakes, new figures show'   by Margaret Donnelly  More...

26 June 2018
'Rare 'Condition RED' extreme forest fire warning issued as heatwave continues'    More...

23 June 2018
'Rare 'Analysis: Financial incentives needed to make climate change aspirations a reality'   by Alan Matthews More...

11 June 2018
'Irish farming under pressure to reduce carbon emissions'   by Kevin O'Sullivan  More...

29 May 2018
'European Investment Bank backs first project to encourage Continuous Cover Forestry in Ireland'   by Ciaran Moran  More...

29 May 2018
'Forestry industry in €12.5m EIB boost'   by Gavin McLoughlin  More...

28 May 2018
'European Investment Bank invests €12.5m in sustainable Irish forestry'   by Patrick Smyth  More...

25 May 2018
'Farmers warned felling licences taking a year to process - IFA'   by Margaret Donnelly  More...

23 May 2018
'Fire warning issued: 'Landowners found burning illegally could face fines, imprisonment and farm payment penalties''   by Ciaran Moran  More...

21 May 2018
'Bees are being 'driven to the edge': Beekeepers hit out at removal of hedgerows and ditches'   by Paul Melia  More...

16 May 2018
'Farmers responsible for bulk of gorse fires claims Coillte'   by Claire Fox  More...

13 May 2018
'Deer and rhododendron are the biggest challenges Irish native woodland plantations face'   by Claire Fox  More...

10 May 2018
'Why continuous cover forestry could be your 'suckler beef' system with trees'   by Stephen Meyen  More...

2 May 2018
''It is extremely worrying' - UK only realistic market for trees'   by Claire Fox  More...

30 April 2018
'Minister Doyle Congratulates Forestry Groups on Achieving FSC Certification'   - Press Release  More...

28 April 2018
'Forestry 'needed to offset agri emissions''   by Donal O'Donovan  More...

14 April 2018
''The forestry will be our pension pot' - Why this suckler farmer says planting trees will help ensure his survival'   by Claire Fox  More...

4 April 2018
'A forest fire means total write-off and every fire is caused by humans'   by David Medcalf  More...

19 March 2018
'Confor has reassured members that the impact of small, isolated findings of Phytophthora ramorum on Sitka spruce are likely to be "localised and minimal". '   - Confor plant health statement  More...

19 March 2018
'Disease puts £1bn timber trade at risk'   by Mark McLaughlin  More...

18 March 2018
''Sudden death' killer disease stalking Scottish forests'   by Rob Edwards  More...

17 March 2018
'Farmers warned they could lose vital payments over illegal fires'   by Bill Browne  More...

16 March 2018
'Farmers encouraged to make the most of rising timber prices'   by FarmIreland Team  More...

14 March 2018
'Farmers welcome 20pc increase in forest road grant'   by FarmIreland Team  More...

9 March 2018
'Agroforestry incentives to get a boost in revamped 2020 scheme'   by Steven Meyen  More...

9 March 2018
'Farmers now need a licence to cut down trees on their lands... but there are exemptions'   by Steven Meyen  More...

9 March 2018
'Ireland's forest cover is estimated to be at its highest level in over 350 years'   by Ciaran Moran  More...

20 February 2018
'Government ups grant and premium rates for forestry as planting lags targets'   by Ciaran Moran  More...

15 February 2018
'Forestry appeals committee in place after court action'   by Louise Hogan  More...

7 February 2018
'Coillte revelations have 'damaged' forestry: Doyle'   by John Downing and Louise Hogan  More...

4 February 2018
'Winter checks vital for long term prospects of your trees'   by Steven Meyen  More...

19 January 2018
'Forestry targets are doomed to failure if farmers' concerns are not addressed'   by Richard Hackett  More...

2 January 2018
'Being part of a co-op is worth a lot to us'   by Steven Meyen  More...

30 December 2017
''I have no regrets about planting forestry' - 70-cow dairy farmer'   by Steven Meyen  More...

29 December 2017
'Lack of forest planting may scupper our hopes of hitting climate change targets'   by Louise Hogan  More...

28 December 2017
'Irish farmers welcome more balanced EU deal on emissions'   by Kevin O'Sullivan  More...

26 December 2017
'You are not trying to force your land to do something nature had never intended it to do'   by Steven Meyen  More...

21 December 2017
'Climate change could cause 'explosion of pests''   by Claire Fox  More...

3 November 2017
'Department rules out restrictions on land sales to corporations'   by Louise Hogan  More...

28 October 2017
'We can no longer stick our heads in the sand - Ophelia was linked to climate change'   by Claire Fox  More...

21 October 2017
'Paying farmers more than non-farmers for forestry 'not an option' – Creed'   by Ciaran Moran  More...

20 October 2017
'Why recent Budget measures are a game changer for energy crops'   by Louise Hogan  More...

17 October 2017
'Budget 2018: Allocations for forestry, organics and more'   by Ciaran Moran  More...

12 October 2017
'Budget 2018: Allocations for forestry, organics and more'   by Sylvester Phelan  More...

4 October 2017
'Planting land in forestry is almost seen as a failure in Ireland'   by Ciaran Moran  More...

2 October 2017
'Department confirms one farmer in receipt of in excess of €500,000 in forestry payments'   by Ciaran Moran  More...

29 September 2017
'Farmers to be offered 20 year contracts to grow energy crops'   by Louise Hogan  More...

27 September 2017
'Ireland's new forestry programme – what’s in it for farmers?'    More...

26 September 2017
'Forestry companies now dominating land sales in parts of the west'   by Jim O'Brien  More...

23 September 2017
'Why you can't fire up your chainsaw anymore until paperwork is completed'   by Steven Meyen  More...

11 September 2017
'You'll get better value from your forestry crop if you thin it right'    More...

10 September 2017
'Irish farmers need to get over their aversion towards planting trees'   by Ann Fitzgerald   More...

28 August 2017
'Free events on forestry harvesting'   by Steven Meyen  More...

22 August 2017
'Ireland faces 'real challenges' in meeting its climate objectives - Naughten'   by Margaret Donnelly  More...

22 August 2017
'Teagasc in search for trees resistant to ash disease'   by Claire Fox  More...

6 August 2017
'Farmers demand Government publish names of those getting forestry payments'   by Louise Hogan  More...

29 July 2017
'Your questions answered on forestry - Eligibility, Basic Payment, maintenance and income issues'   by Steven Meyen  More...

25 July 2017
'Outsiders investing in forestry 'threat to fabric of rural life' claim farmers'   by Louise Hogan  More...

23 July 2017
'A premium opportunity: Why now is an ideal time for farmers to consider forestry'   by Steven Meyen  More...

20 June 2017
'Andrew Doyle to remain Minister of State at Department of Agriculture'   by Philip Ryan and Niall O'Connor  More...

11 June 2017
'New legislation introduces single licence for tree felling'   by Steven Mayen  More...

9 June 2017
'Forestry advice: Spruce trees are showing all the signs of damage from green aphids'   by Steven Mayen  More...

6 June 2017
'Forestry planting by non-farmers up 150pc'   by Ciaran Moran and Claire Mc Cormack  More...

31 May 2017
'Forestry investors continue to drive marginal land sales'   by Louise Hogan  More...

20 May 2017
'It's only a matter of time before there is another wild fire outbreak, farm leaders warn'   by Claire Mc Cormack  More...

17 May 2017
'Farmers 'will lose farm payments' if land burnt illegally'   by Ciaran Moran  More...

16 May 2017
'Did fear over forestry lead activists to start wildfires?'   by Claire Mc Cormack  More...

15 May 2017
'Government accused of negligence over gorse firess'   by Barry Roche  More...

15 May 2017
'Over €6m was spent by State tackling gorse fires in recent years'   by Ciaran Moran  More...

15 May 2017
'Man loses complaint that planned forestry would obstruct internet service'   by Ciaran Moran  More...

14 May 2017
'Agriculture committee unveil radical forestry CO2 proposals'   by Sarah Collins  More...

13 May 2017
'Coillte’s State dividend was small – but also perfectly formed'    More...

11 May 2017
'Forestry is Brexit-prone'    More...

8 May 2017
'Dry weather and vandalism behind recent forest fires which have caused millions in damage - Coilte'   by Kathy Armstrong  More...

8 May 2017
'Major forest fire in Galway threatens wind farm'   by Fiona Gartland  More...

7 May 2017
'Coillte's latest scheme offers an additional 20 years of forestry payments'   by Martin O'Sullivan  More...

30 April 2017
'Getting young trees off to a good start'   by Steven Meyen  More...

24 April 2017
'Gorse fire under control after sweeping across 350 acres in Cork'   by Olivia Kelleher  More...

23 April 2017
'Illegal fires across north Kerry and west Cork destroy forestry and nesting areas'    More...

7 April 2017
'Wildfire alert as temperatures set to soar this weekend'   by Ciaran Moran  More...

4 April 2017
'€35m Hen Harrier scheme grounded by contract delays'   by Claire Mc Cormack  More...

2 April 2017
'See the strict Basic Payment Scheme (BPS) eligibility criteria forestry owners must meet'   by Steven Meyen  More...

31 March 2017
'Farmers' land have been sterilised to protect the Hen Harrier'   by Margaret Donnelly  More...

27 March 2017
'Devastating weekend for 'illegal' wild fires across Ireland'   by Ciaran Moran  More...

14 March 2017
'Plans for new financial supports to encourage farmers to grow energy crops'   by Claire Mc Cormack  More...

4 March 2017
'Forest fire hazards can be tamed by co-ordinated community approach'   by Steven Meyen  More...

1 March 2017
'Forestry discussion groups launched in the southwest'   by Claire McCormack  More...

28 February 2017
'Macra under fire on forestry 'bubble' claim'   by Claire McCormack  More...

25 February 2017
'Coillte halts plans for tree-felling in the Dublin mountains'   by Harry McGee  More...

21 February 2017
'Hunters should be brought in to cull up 50,000 deer in Wicklow - report'   - Farming Independent Team  More...

18 February 2017
'Bid to grow 'agroforestry' locally'   - The Corkman More...

15 February 2017
'Analysis: New investment deal for forestry is welcome but the devil will be in the detail'   by Joe Barry  More...

14 February 2017
'Finnish investor's arrival will drive forestry land prices to €5,500/ac'   - Farming Independent Team  More...

12 February 2017
'Farmers won’t be able to compete with multinationals buying land for forestry'   by Ciaran Moran  More...

11 February 2017
'Over 7,000ha of forestry to be planted under Afforestation Programme this year'   by Amy Forde  More...

8 February 2017
'Ireland faces 'significant challenge' in meeting climate change target'   by Sarah Collins  More...

5 February 2017
'Irish forestry sector to double in size over the next 10 years'   - Agriland  More...

3 February 2017
'European Investment Bank confirms multi-million backing for Irish forestry'   by Ciaran Moran  More...

3 February 2017
'EIB announces two multi-million euro forestry investments'   by Charlie Taylor  More...

2 February 2017
'What are the priorities for forestry owners at different stages of the growth cycle'   by Steven Meyen  More...

31 January 2017
'Farmers must be paid on all land set aside under the Afforestation Scheme'   by Claire Mc Cormack  More...

29 January 2017
'Department to outline planned deer cull to Wicklow farmers'   - Agriland  More...

22 January 2017
'There's no way you can make money from beef these days'   by Ken Whelan  More...

22 January 2017
'Ireland's forestry sector contributes €2.3 billion to the Irish economy'   - Agriland  More...

19 January 2017
'Could this new tool help maximise returns for forest owners?'   by Conor Finnerty  More...

19 January 2017
'Doyle launches New Felling Guidance Tool to help maximise returns from Forestry'   - Press Release  More...

19 January 2017
'Irish forestry minister visits Glennon Brothers’ Fermoy mill'   - Timber Trades Journal  More...

14 January 2017
'We can't see wood for trees when it comes to thinnings'   by Joe Barry  More...

11 January 2017
'Tighter regulations a threat to forestry plantings target'   by Claire Mc Cormack  More...

10 January 2017
'Check out forestry options at dedicated clinics'   by Steven Meyen  More...

10 January 2017
'Land prices are on the floor in Connacht - only forestry securing the foundations'   by Jim O'Brien  More...

3 January 2017
'Teagasc introduces regular forestry advisory clinics for Co Leitrim'     More...

 

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