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Sustainable Agriculture: Case Study

Client:
Teagasc (National Agricultural Research, Advisory and Educational Body)

Project Type:
Production of training materials.

Project objective:
To produce a textbook, for students attending agricultural and horticultural colleges or participating in courses at Teagasc training centres.

Result:
Paul compiled and developed the textbook, 'Sustainable Farm Management' for students attending agricultural and horticultural colleges or participating in courses at Teagasc training centres. The following topics are explored:

"Sustainable Farm Management"
Defining "Sustainable Farm Management"
Record Keeping
Soil Management & Cultivations
Soil Fertility
Use of Manures and Fertilisers
Use of Pesticides
Surface Water and Groundwater Protection
Arable Land Management
Grassland Management
Animal Production
Minimising Air Pollution
Energy Efficiencies

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