Organic Certification for Professional organic producers, processors and distributors
If you are interested in converting your holding to organic production or in processing, retailing or distributing a product to be labelled as ‘organic’, then follow this link for 5 easy steps and your application will be underway.
The Organic Trust is the centre of excellence when it comes to organic inspection and certification in Ireland. The very broad range of organic technical expertise available within our organisation is at your service.
The Department of Agriculture, Fisheries & Food offers a range of financial incentives to assist those interested in getting involved in organic production. In addition capital grants are available for the purchase of specific equipment
Event | 14 Sep 2011
Co Wexford Organic Centre, Cushinstown, Foulksmills, Co Wexford will run an Introductory Course in Organic Horticulture at the Co Wexford Organic Centre from Monday October 3rd 2011 - the course will take place on 5 consecutive Mondays, i.e. October 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th and 31st, fom 10.30 am to 4 pm each day.
The cost of the course is Euro 200 and attendance on the course will fulfil the requirements for the mandatory course to be undertaken by those wishing to avail of payments under the OFS (Organic Farming Scheme) which is administered by the Organic Unit of the Department of Agriculture, Fisheries & Food, Johnstown Castle Estate, Co Wexford.
Those wishing to reserve a place on this course should telephone Richard Mee at 087 2791846 or 051 428375.
Places are limited so early booking is essential.