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Summary of Vandana Shiva film from CCEN at Visual Carlow

A Rousing Call for Local Food, Globally

A rousing call for local food globally was the outcome of a filming of The Seeds of Vandana Shiva at Visual Carlow in May 2024. Read more.

Healthy Soil

Cultivating Abundance: The Crucial Role of Healthy Soil in Agriculture and Horticulture

Often overlooked, soil health is paramount for sustainable & thriving ecosystems. Here we delve into the importance of healthy soil.

Eat Local – A Meeting of Minds in Tullow

Where does your food come from? This simple question has complex and difficult answers. The topic was addressed by a gathering of local producers and professionals, sponsored by the County Carlow Environmental Network (CCEN). Molly Aylesbury, Chairperson of CCEN, remarked that all views must be heard to have a meaningful and collaborative conversation. Her passion […]

Environmental Podcasts

What Environmental Podcasts Are We Listening To?

Environmental Podcasts Are you looking for environmental podcasts to inform or entertain? With so many extreme weather related events taking place across the globe, and climate conferences such as COP 28 finally reaching the national media headlines, more people are seeking information about climate change and environmental events. Many of us are finding podcasts helpful […]

How to Create a Wildflower Meadow

Growing a wildflower meadow is an act of rebellion to save the planet from ourselves. Here, Moly Aylesbury explains how to grow one.

Environmental Questions for General Election Candidates

Environmental Questions for General Election 2020 Candidates

A general election has been called for Ireland on Saturday, 8th February 2020 and with the increasing changes in our climate, it’s more important than ever that our local, national and European representatives are aware of the environmental issues that face us. If you’d like to quiz your local candidates, here are a selection of […]