The State's climate change watchdog has urged the Government to boost research and plan for new ways of allocating land between food and energy production, and greenhouse gas removal from the air.
By Thomas Hubert on 03 August 2017
Professor William Happer of Princeton University was speaking at a lecture on agriculture and climate change hosted by the Irish Climate Science Forum in Dublin earlier this month.
By Lorcan Allen on 15 June 2017
Gerald Potterton accepts that climate change is real but feels that agriculture takes an unnecessary high proportion of the blame.
By Gerald Potterton on 15 June 2017
The climate change debate is real – Padraig Flattery, Teagasc Walsh Fellow, Irish Climate Analysis and Research Units (ICARUS), Maynooth University.
By Letters to the Editor on 18 May 2017
A report published by DAERA has shown that average greenhouse gas emissions (GHG) per unit of production in NI dairy farms reduced by 30.7% between 1990 and 2014.
By Peter McCann on 12 January 2017
A report commissioned by the Environmental Protection Agency on fracking found that further research is needed before fracking can begin. However, Minister Naughten says it is the end of the road.
By Amy Nora Fitzgibbon on 01 December 2016
Gerald Potterton uses machinery to describe global leaders and calls for those leaders to be be stronger in their defence of agriculture.
By Gerald Potterton on 01 December 2016
A public consultation on a draft plan for climate change adaptation in the Irish agriculture and forestry sectors has opened for responses.
By Peter McCann on 24 November 2016