farm plastics

Farmers to receive texts on safe disposal of pesticide containers

Farmers to receive texts on safe disposal of pesticide containers

Farmers that use the Irish Farm Plastics bring centre will receive texts advising them on the safe handling and disposal...

April 12, 2022

Agricultural soil contaminated by plastic pollution – FAO

Agricultural soil contaminated by plastic pollution – FAO

A report by the Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations (FAO) suggests that agricultural soil is contaminated with...

December 9, 2021

Farm plastic: Committee ‘in a wrap’ over cancelled contract

Farm plastic: Committee ‘in a wrap’ over cancelled contract

Confusion reigned over a terminated contract in the latest meeting of the Oireachtas Joint Committee on Agriculture, Food and the...

July 2, 2021

Farm plastic recycling: Farmer representation in IFFPG discussed

Farm plastic recycling: Farmer representation in IFFPG discussed

Farmer representation on the board of the Irish Farm Film Producer Group (IFFPG) came under the Oireachtas spotlight this week...

June 30, 2021

Farm plastics to go back under Oireachtas spotlight

Farm plastics to go back under Oireachtas spotlight

Farm plastics and recycling are set to go back in focus for the Oireachtas Joint Committee on Agriculture, Food and...

June 29, 2021

Farm plastic recycling: What bring centres will be open in June?

Farm plastic recycling: What bring centres will be open in June?

Farm plastic bring centres are reopening for collections around the country this month – with the first centres opening today...

June 1, 2021

‘Significant increase’ in farm plastic recycling planned for Littleton

‘Significant increase’ in farm plastic recycling planned for Littleton

Farm plastics and farm plastic recycling were the topics of discussion for the latest meeting of the Oireachtas Joint Committee...

May 19, 2021

Extra 3,719t of farm plastics recycled in 2020 – IFFPG

Extra 3,719t of farm plastics recycled in 2020 – IFFPG

An additional 3,719t of farm plastics – equating to an increase of 14% – has been recycled this year, compared...

October 23, 2020

Yard collections for farm plastic recycling to resume

Yard collections for farm plastic recycling to resume

Yard collections for the recycling of farm plastic will resume from next week onward, it has been confirmed. The Irish...

May 11, 2020

‘Last few for 2019’: Final farm plastic bring centres revealed

‘Last few for 2019’: Final farm plastic bring centres revealed

A final batch of farm plastic bring centre open days has been revealed by the Irish Farm Film Producers Group...

August 6, 2019

11 farm plastic bring centres scheduled over coming days

11 farm plastic bring centres scheduled over coming days

Farm plastic bring centres have been announced by the Irish Farm Film Producers Group (IFFPG), for farmers to dispose of waste...

July 25, 2019