Peatlands are Ireland’s hidden gems

Peatlands are Ireland’s hidden gems

As I’m continuing my research on peatlands and their restoration, I had an opportunity to have a conversation with Niall O’Brolchain. He is a researcher from NUI, also involved with the policy development of paludiculture in Europe. We have already unpacked the...
The Process of Change for Peatlands’ Sake

The Process of Change for Peatlands’ Sake

Finland and Ireland seem to be far away from each other, both from a geographical and cultural point of view. Nevertheless, if there is something that they have in common, it is a boundless natural landscape and people that love it without thinking it twice. This love...
Good CAP, Bad CAP

Good CAP, Bad CAP

The original EU Commission proposal for 2021-2027 CAP aka “the Good CAP” Source : European Commission Key points of the original EU Commission proposal Greater focus on environmental aspects — new CAP Strategic Plans commit to a higher environmental...