Smart Farming

Smart Farming identifies 9% GHG reduction potential…and savings of €5,600

Smart Farming identifies 9% GHG reduction potential…and savings of €5,600

Farmers that participated in the Smart Farming initiative last year identified “average cost savings of €5,600 and average greenhouse gas...

March 29, 2021

Smart Farming: Farmers encouraged to ‘ensure long-term sustainability’

Smart Farming: Farmers encouraged to ‘ensure long-term sustainability’

Keynote speakers at the online Smart Farming seminar are calling for increased participation in the Smart Farming Programme, according to...

April 28, 2020

Farm Smart Series: Tom Groome

Farm Smart Series: Tom Groome

In this instalment of the ‘Farm Smart Series’ – an initiative brought to you by Agriland and Herdwatch – we visit...

March 5, 2020

Smart Farming announces 2019 cost savings results

Smart Farming announces 2019 cost savings results

The voluntary resource management programme – Smart Farming – has announced its 2019 results with average cost savings on participating farms...

October 17, 2019

Minister to open Smart Farming Farm Talk and BBQ this week

Minister to open Smart Farming Farm Talk and BBQ this week

Minister for Communications, Climate Change and Energy, Richard Bruton, will be in attendance at this year’s annual Smart Farming Farm...

August 26, 2019

Smart Farming launches updated water guidance for farmers

Smart Farming launches updated water guidance for farmers

Smart Farming has launched updated water guidance, to support farmers work in improving water quality and reducing the risk of...

August 13, 2019

Farmers called to voice their views at first ‘Smart Farming’ workshop

Farmers called to voice their views at first ‘Smart Farming’ workshop

An open invitation has been extended to farmers of all types for an upcoming workshop on ‘Smart Farming’ being held...

May 10, 2019

Smart Farming ‘must be applied more extensively’ across the country

Smart Farming ‘must be applied more extensively’ across the country

The challenge of reducing greenhouse gas emissions in farming can be achieved “without shutting down” the agricultural sector, according to independent...

April 30, 2019

Silverware for Smart Farming at RDS Spring Awards

Silverware for Smart Farming at RDS Spring Awards

The Smart Farming Programme Leader has expressed his delight following Smart Farming’s receipt of the inaugural Talamh Agri-Innovation Award at...

April 25, 2019

Smart Farming 2019 to kick off with spring seminar

Smart Farming 2019 to kick off with spring seminar

Smart Farming is set to kick off its activities for 2019 at its spring seminar, which will focus on ways...

April 11, 2019

Offaly farm talk and BBQ set to be ‘an informative evening’

Offaly farm talk and BBQ set to be ‘an informative evening’

A free farm talk and BBQ is being hosted by Smart Farming participant Joe Deverell and his family in Geashill,...

August 30, 2018

Cost-saving target exceeded by 74% as Smart Farming makes promising start

Cost-saving target exceeded by 74% as Smart Farming makes promising start

Revealing the results for its ‘Smart Farming’ progress for the first time earlier today, the IFA (Irish Farmers’ Association) noted...

October 16, 2017