If you are interested in organic farming come along and find out what it is really like to farm organically.
The event is free to attend however prior booking with IOA is essential.
Organic lunch will be served at 12:20pm prompt followed by a farm walk of Coolanowle at 1:15pm – 2:00pm.
Seminar to take place at 2pm.
John Purcell – Good Herdsmen
Eamon Moulds – Slaney Foods
Joan Furlong – Organic Unit, Department of Agriculture
Trevor Harris – Organic Tillage
Peter Young – Organic Dairy
Seminar will be followed by a questions and answers.
If you would like a copy of the presentation given on the day please contact IOA directly and we will email the relevant presentations to you.
Directions to Coolanowle
From Portlaoise – take the N80, through Stradbally, continue on N80, go straight through major crossroads, 400m ahead take left turn for Coolanowle.
From Carlow – take the N80 signposted Portlaoise, continue into Arles and approx 1.5miles make a right hand turn towards Coolanowle.
Coolanowle house is well signposted from the N80 between Carlow and Portlaoise.
Longitude and latitude of Coolanowle
Latitude N .52.90874028771803 Longitude. W -7.028715490596369
Address: Coolanowle House Ballickmoyler Carlow Ireland
Telephone: +353 (0)59-862-5176 / +353 (0)87-610-4108 Fax: +353 (0)59-862-5176