Organic Certification for Professional organic producers, processors and distributors
If you are interested in converting your holding to organic production or in processing, retailing or distributing a product to be labelled as ‘organic’, then follow this link for 5 easy steps and your application will be underway.
The Organic Trust is the centre of excellence when it comes to organic inspection and certification in Ireland. The very broad range of organic technical expertise available within our organisation is at your service.
The Department of Agriculture, Food & The Marine offers a range of financial incentives to assist those interested in getting involved in organic production. In addition capital grants are available for the purchase of specific equipment
A volunteer position/internship placement is sought from mid-June to end of July. I am an engineering student in agronomy who has already worked on farms. I also own a greenhouse where I grow exotic plants. I am keen to learn about the landscape in Irish farming and to improve my English language skills.
Grazing to let on a b&b basis near Mullingar. Fully certified land. Suitable for approximately 10 quiet bullocks of up to 350kg in weight.
phone: 087 7970139
The following dedicated organic marts are scheduled for 2017. Entries must be submitted on a Livestock Sales Declaration Form to the Organic Trust office no later than 5pm on the preceding Wednesday, either via fax to 01 8530271 or email to firstname.lastname@example.org
05.06.17 Carrigallen, Co Leitrim at 6pm. Cattle only
10.06.17 Elphin, Co Roscommon at 12pm. Cattle & sheep
17.06.17 Drumshanbo, Co Leitrim at 11.30am. Cattle & sheep
22.07.17 Drumshanbo, Co Leitrim at 11.30am. Cattle & sheep
12.08.17 Templemore, Co Tipperary at 12pm. Cattle only
19.08.17 Drumshanbo, Co Leitrim at 11.30am. Cattle & sheep
11.09.17 Carrigallen, Co Leitrim at 6pm. Cattle only
23.09.17 Drumshanbo, Co Leitrim at 11.30am. Cattle & sheep
07.10.17 Roscommon, Co Roscommon at 12pm. Cattle & sheep
14.10.17 Templemore, Co Tipperary at 12pm. Cattle only
21.10.17 Drumshanbo, Co Leitrim at 11.30am. Cattle & sheep
30.10.17 Carrigallen, Co Leitrim at 6pm. Cattle only
18.11.17 Drumshanbo, Co Leitrim at 11.30am. Cattle & sheep
25.11.17 Roscommon, Co Roscommon at 12pm. Cattle & sheep
27.11.17 Carrigallen, Co Leitrim at 6pm. Cattle only
09.12.17 Drumshanbo, Co Leitrim at 11.30am. Cattle & sheep
phone: 01 8530271
This is a very successful long established Company (over 20 years).
This company is based in Ireland and operates in the Retail, Catering and Wholesale sectors. Currently operating from Leinster, the business would be very easily relocated to any part of the country.
Over the years the business has built up a large database of trade customers which generates a profit for the company. New order opportunities are currently in the pipeline as a result of the growth in demand for quality food and the award winning reputation of the company offers the new owner cross-selling and business expansion opportunities.
This company creates Award Winning Exclusive Specialist blends for their clients in the form of own brand products for some of the retail multiples.
The opportunity now exists for the purchaser to benefit from:
- Profitable business
- The ownership of a recognised quality brand
- Award winning blends
- Handover support of existing business owners to ensure smooth transition 3 -6 months
- Valuable Industry Goodwill
- Exclusive ownership of blends
- An opening of potential markets with the retail multiples
- Access to top industry buyers
The Vendor is willing to ensure an orderly and smooth handover
phone: Contact: 00 353 87 222 7010 for further details
Certified organic. Wish to sell to environmental/organic people. Perhaps group who wish to start a horticultural college or an extension to an existing college. Areas rich in woodland, archaeology and wild meadows. Location mid to West Cork area.
phone: 087 9834371
Approx 8 months old. 270 kgs to 330 kgs live weight.
phone: 086 8394062
6 week placement sought on organic farm or horticulturalunit. July 4th to August 12th 2016. Part of academic requirement for third year professional degree.
Semi-automatic capping machine.
Semi-automatic liquid filling machine for up to 500 ml.
phone: 087 9265423
Leinster. Genuine enquiry - current organic operator.
phone: 087 9957417
Camphill Community Ballybay, Co Monaghan - a life sharing community with adults with special needs, is looking for a person to take on their well developed, 30 hectare, bio-dynamic farm situated in the lovely rolling hills of Co. Monaghan in Ireland.
The farm’s activities include cattle (milk & beef), sheep, pigs, chickens and pasture management. The farm team is made up of a number of volunteers and includes some of our residents with special needs.
We would love to hear from anyone with organic or bio-dynamic farming experience who would be keen to take on our well equipped state of the art farm.
We would envisage the successful candidate becoming part of the community with accommodation, food, transport, plus an allowance provided. All negotiable.
The position would suit someone who has recently completed a bio-dynamic training and is looking to deepen their experience or alternatively someone with farming experience who would like to undertake a bio-dynamic farming training/apprenticeship.
Colin Palmer or Thomas Horan
phone: 042 9748193
The flavour of sweet mountain heathers and seaside wild grasses and seaweeds. Totally different taste. Totally different lamb. 32 county delivery. From our mountain top to your table top - Calveys do it all.
From €99 for handcrafted box of Certified Organic Achill Island Lamb.
Calveys - Genuine - Artisan - Traditional
Keel, Achill Island, Co Mayo
phone: 098 43158
2 bedroom cottage on 11 acres of grassland with tunnels and building site.
phone: 065 6835924
Food and lodgings provided. Please phone for information or forward c.v.
phone: 0035387 1349957
Camera guided cereal or vegetable inter row weeder. Working width either 3m, 4m or could be extended to 6m. In perfect working order, camera and control system always stored in office. Price €6,500.
phone: 087 6351032
Dedicated Organic Marts will take place in 2015 as follows:
July 11th 2015
Newport, Co Tipperary
September 25th 2015
Elphin Co Roscommon
Blessington Co Wicklow
Organic Trust Office
phone: 01 8530271
Will be ready for Easter. 40 kgs or over. Outwintered and supplementary feed is organic wheat/oats mix. Will be finished out on Clover.
phone: 085 8144729
Circa 13 acres of organically certified land for sale. This fertile land is for sale with or without dwelling house. Near Bandon, Co Cork.
Click on link for further information: http://www.hodnettforde.com/Properties/ViewProperty.aspx?pid=1005
phone: 087 9128165 or 023 8833367
Slí Eile Support Services has a part time position for an organic horticulturist to manage and further develop their horticultural enterprise at the Slí Eile Farm, Burton Park, Churchtown, Mallow.
We are seeking a gardener with the following skills & attributes:
"The Slí Eile Farm offers a place where people experiencing mental health difficulties can find safety, acceptance and support to recover"
Managing the garden enterprise will include working and supporting tenants and volunteers. As a job it is stimulating, interesting, challenging & fun.
For details & Job Description, please see our website at www.slieile.ie
Application: Letter of application and CVs to email@example.com before 5pm January 11th 2015
We require 6 ha of organically certified land for 2015 to grow root, brassica and potato crops. Sub-contract agreement established with both parties. Rent paid in two instalments. We are looking for land within a 12 mile radius of Ballinasloe. SFP, GLAS, organic payments not affected. Can work with forward-thinking business people.
phone: 086 8943413
Sheep-proof fencing. 12.95 ha. Co Kildare.
phone: 086 8117872
Loose bedded housing available on organic farm for forthcoming winter housing period. 100% straw-bedded. Organic fodder can be provided if required. South Tipperary.
phone: 086 6626777
€95 per week. Ideally suited to a gardener as there is a possibility of starting own enterprise in walled garden. Also possibility of keeping a horse or helping on sheep and cattle farm in return for reduced rent.
phone: 087 7970139
Green Adventure, our new tourism venture in Co Wicklow, seeks to stock our new pet area with quiet and docile organic farmyard animals. We are looking for hens, pigs, goats, ducks, geese, rabbits and turkeys. If you have contacts for any of the above animals, please forward email or telephone.
phone: 086 8910619
Live - Work - Play in the community of the future. A unique community for people who want a low impact, high quality lifestyle. In the Slaney Valley with views of the Blackstairs Mountains, we are creating a natural, sustainable community and invite you to join us. Our low-impact objectives are zero carbon; self-sufficiency in energy and water and self-management of waste. The approach imitates nature in unit design, facilities, layout, infrastructure, living conditions and lifestyle. High tech home design follows biomimicry and the Precepts of Ecological Design. Organic fruit and vegetable gardens, poultry, apiary, orchards and woodland provide fresh food, biofuel and timber. A small lake and paddock add to the diversity of life. And it is a short walk from a nature club in ancient woodland. There is also an IT and entertainment centre, library, trading post, childrens' play area, sports area, art centre, wood, metal and mechanics workshop and learning centre based on Pestalozzi's principles of "hands, head, heart". See more on http://www.astraea.net. If you would like to help develop the vision or live here, please call Tom on 059 91 55037.
phone: Contact Tom on 059 9155037.
Rural Property Specialists. Smallholdings. Cottages. Farmhouses, etc. in beautiful unspoilt County Clare and surrounding areas.
Bodyke, Co Clare.
phone: 061 921498.
Selection of biodegradable packaging available from Klee Paper, Eco Suppliers.
89 N.C.R., Dublin 7
phone: 01 8383544.