Options for deploying Climate Smart Agriculture in Ireland: workshop summary

IIEA2nd November 20151min
The IIEA/RDS Leadership Forum on Climate-Smart Agriculture was established to identify innovative, ambitious and pragmatic solutions for Irish agriculture within the context of climate change, with a focus on climate-smart agriculture.

The IIEA/RDS Leadership Forum on Climate-Smart Agriculture was established to identify innovative, ambitious and pragmatic solutions for Irish agriculture within the context of climate change, with a focus on climate-smart agriculture.

Following a series of events and stakeholder surveys, IIEA/RDS hosted an expert workshop in the RDS on 19 October 2015 on the theme domestic policy options available to deploy climate-smart agriculture in Ireland. This report provides a summary of the discussions and deliberations on the day. It will feed into a final project report in Spring 2016.