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Energy in Agriculture 2016

Energy in AgriculltureThe inaugural Energy in Agriculture event takes place at Gurteen Agricultural College, Roscrea, Co. Tipperary on August 23rd 2016. The event will feature renewable energy case studies, advice and opportunities for farmers. Practical on farm demonstrations of renewable energy installations will feature on the day. There will also be an exhibition of relevant industry suppliers and organisations.

The aim of the event is to highlight the opportunities for farmers with regards to renewable energy and how they can make their farming processes more energy efficient. The event will set the scene of what’s currently happening in energy in agriculture in Ireland and will give examples of successful projects in solar photovoltaic, wind and biomass. We want everyone who attends to walk away with new knowledge, new contacts and new ideas.

Energy in AgricultureKey outputs from the conference will be:

• Opportunities for farmers in renewable energy
• How farming can be more energy efficient
• Understand how to finance energy projects.
• Planning and regulatory processes.
• Legal matters for farmers regarding energy projects.
• How to get a grid connection.

View the full event brochure – EnergyinAgriculture2016



If you are interested in sponsoring or exhibiting at Energy in Agriculture 2016 please contact Catherine Wall on 052 7443090 or email

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Cows and turbine image: Shauna Browne