Flahavan's Organic Oat Growing Seminar

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Flahavan's Organic Oat Growing Seminar

By Flahavan's

When and where

Date and time

Tue, 29 Nov 2016 18:30 - 21:30 GMT


The Horse and Jockey Hotel E41 AP86 Horse and Jockey Hotel Ireland


Topics Covered

  • Evolution of oats and research results from Teagasc
  • Consumer demand for organic oat products
  • Organic recommendations and economics
  • Outline of the available resources for organic growers including TAMS II - OCIS (Organic Capital Investment Scheme)
  • Integrating cereal production in overall organic farming systems
  • OK-Net Arable update: European initiative to promote exchange of knowledge among farmers.
  • Farm Case Study: outline of an organic farms inputs, rotations and output
  • Panel Discussion of Growers: Tips and guidance on best practice, methods and solutions

Speakers from Teagasc, Flahavan’s, the Department of Agriculture, Food and Marine, IOFGA, Organic Trust as well as Organic Oat Growers.

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