Dr. Michael O'Donovan
Phone (2): +353876865349
The objective of this work package is to generate new and novel dissemination approaches ensuring the easy and transferable exchange of grassland information to farmers and the grassland industry within and between countries.
Specific goals will be
1. to adapt the use of grassland tools and methods to improve grassland management systems,
2. to update the teaching syllabi of young farmers and advisors and ensure it reflects the necessary practical and technical knowledge required
3. to generate a structure that allows young farmers/advisors/researchers to visit grassland centres internationally and work collaboratively on grassland related topics, that mutually benefit both participating countries,
4. to promote through national awards innovative managements to achieve sustainable productivity.