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Carbon Webinar

Emissions mitigation targets and pathways for the Irish Agri-Food Sector

Event Date: Thursday, February 3rd 2022

Event Location: Online

The Irish Agri-Food sector is faced with unprecedented challenges relating to emissions mitigation targets.

The Climate Action Plan 2021 provides a detailed plan for taking decisive action to achieve a 51% reduction in overall greenhouse gas emissions by 2030 and setting us on a path to reach net-zero emissions by no later than 2050 at national level.

The reduction target from Agriculture is between 22-30%. Join our expert panel of speakers to hear the latest policy and research developments in the area and how farmers are responding to the challenge.

ASA Event

Addressing Future Challenges of Pasture based Production Systems

Irish Agriculture is known globally for the pasture based nature of it's production systems, with dairy and beef production representing the two largest land uses in Ireland. Both globally and Nationally, Agriculture is tasked with numerous challenges from an economic and environmental perspective, amongst others, while also attempting to feed an ever increasing global population.