A Day in the Life – Glasrai Farm

A Day in the Life – Glasrai Farm

A day in the life – Glasraí Farm by Maria McDonnell   From Winter to Summer When I started the apprenticeship in March everyone on the farm (Glasraí) talked about how wonderful the place looked in summer. I guess it was hard to imagine back then when it was...
Our journey to organic growing…

Our journey to organic growing…

Starting from scratch  by Jeremy Haworth We began with a jungle, a half-acre overrun by almost three decades of neglect. An invasive thicket of bamboo vied with aggressive regiments of thistle. Beside the half-dead orchard, gnarled with nettle and ivy, broken-down...
A day in the life

A day in the life

A Day in the Life (Summer 2021) Continuing our series of blogs by our current interns we hear from Sally who tells us about her impressions of visiting two successful organic horticultural enterprises Castleruddery Organic Farm (Hilda & Dominic Quinn) and...
OGI Newsletter

OGI Newsletter

OGI Newsletters Read our monthly newsletter here Join up (using the form at the bottom of the page) to receive our newsletter every month Contact us at info @ organicgrowersireland.ie     July 2021 https://mailchi.mp/aed4618d9177/ogi-newsletter-july-5584120...
A day in the life….

A day in the life….

A day in the life… Maria, who is currently undertaking the OGI internship program in Organic Horticulture on Glasraí farm in Co. Mayo, tells us about one of the workshop days that she completed recently.   On June 1st we were in Cloughjordan Eco Village...