Over 70 events have been organised around the country to celebrate National Organic Week. Now in its sixth year organic week is going from strength to strength with the main success being the diverse range of events hosted around the country by organic producers and people who sell or promote organic food. For a full list of the events see www.bordbia.ie/aboutfood/organicfood/pages/nationalorganicweek2010.aspx
Highlights of the week include the Portumna Forest Picnic on Sunday 12th of September from 12-4pm which promises to be a fun day out for all of the family. For educational and training events check out one of the IOA certified centres who are hosting a range of interesting events throughout organic week www.sonairte.ie in Dublin, www.organiccollege.com in Limerick, and the Nano Nagle Centre in Cork tel 022 26411.