Recent ProSilva Ireland 2011 Open Forest day at Joe Barry’s farm, Larch Hill Stud, Kilcock, Co. Kildare and AGM – ALL WELCOME

Update 18 Oct 2011: Joe Barry wrote an article in the Irish Independent on this ProSilva Event in “Working with nature rather than against it should ensure we benefit financially” by Joe Barry, Oct 18, Irish Independent http://www.independent.ie/farming/news-features/working-with-nature-rather-than-against-it-should-ensure-we-benefit-financially-2908425.html Joe Barry…

How ProSilva Ireland has spread the knowledge of Close-to-Nature forestry across Ireland since 2000

To increase the knowledge of Close to Nature – Continuous Cover forestry in Ireland, where long term permanent forest management is barely known, the ProSilva Ireland group has over the last 10 years organised public open forest days twice each…

International Slovenian Conference 09: Breakout group on Education/Communication on Close to Nature

Ideas below were submitted for sharing by audience of PS delegates * points for PS Ireland to consider/discuss Focus Question 1: EU-wide responses/ experiences of Education and Public Relations related to close to nature forestry Teaching young people is more…