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
Gortbrack Organic Farm in Co.Kerry, produce organically grown fruit and vegetables, which are certified by the Organic Trust.
Gortbrack Organic Farm is an award winning, innovative centre for Environmental Education, Local Organic Food Training and Development, Eco Landscaping and Cabin Accomodation, based on a 10-acre site overlooking Tralee Valley, Co. Kerry, Ireland. Gortbrack Organic Farm has a diverse range of ecological & native Irish habitats, ranging from ponds to wild bog land, wildlife habitats including native hedgerows, woodlands, ditches and stonewalls, to organic vegetables, herbs, tunnels (all weather), composting, willow features, reed bed systems, cabins and Q the Kerry cow.
As well as running their organic farm, Ian and Eileen are also involved with KEEP (Kerry Earth Educational Project). KEEP run ongoing projects and training in organic gardening, sustainable living and habitat studies with various communities, special needs and school groups. Groups involved with KEEP can visit Gortbrack Organic Farm to experience seasonal habitat farm nature trails as part of an orienteering nature trail.
K.E.E.P. produced an organic gardening D.V.D. for schools in conjunction with Bord Bia and published ‘The Year-Round School Garden’ in association with I.S.S.A.
Gortbrack Organic Farm is also involved with Sights and Sounds of Africa.
Ballyseedy Tralee Co. Kerry
353 66 7137042