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
Achill Island Sea Salt is a family business, founded in 2013, inspired by the long forgotten tradition of Salt Production on Achill Island and the O’Malley Family’s passion for the ocean and its surroundings.
Achill Island is situated off the West coast of County Mayo and is Ireland's largest off-shore island. The fresh water that runs offit's soaring cliffs and mountains combines with grade A sea waters provides for the perfect conditions to harvest Achill Island Sea Salt. A combination of modern & traditional techniques allows for the creation of this award winning pure white sea salt known for its quality & unique taste. Its soft & flaky texture creates an intensity of flavour that will enhance any dish. Achill Island Sea Salt has over 60 trace minerals, no anti-caking agents or chemical preservatives. It is packaged in 75gm of recyclable glass jars
Achill Island Smoked Sea Salt was launched in May 2018. It is also a hand harvested Sea Salt from Achill Island and is gently hot-smoked in County Mayo using beech and oak. It has a subtle smokey aroma & flavour and is great with meats, fish, salads and desserts and also available in recyclable glass packaging.
Also launched in August 2018 is a Visitors Centre in Bunnacurry, Achill.Co. Mayo offering factory tours of the sea salt business which was born from its surroundings. Visit and learn about the family’s story and the history of sea salt and its place in our culture and food. Taste a sample of Achill Island Sea Salt, watch a demonstration of sea salt crystallising and view the unique sea salt production process from tide to table. Also available is a gift shop where you can buy Achill Island Sea salt and lots of other Irish products which use Achill Island Sea Salt as an ingredient.
Bunnacurry Achill Co. Mayo
353 98 47856
353 87 7590499