Farm Stone Wall Workshop
National Organic Training Skillnet (NOTS) in conjunction with The Dry Stone Wall Association of Ireland (D.S.W.A.I) are hosting a number of workshops for farmers, to encourage & give hands on practical advise on how to maintain, repair & build dry stone walls.
The Workshop will include the following:
- Learn the basic skills of dry stone walling.
- Promoting an awareness of the craft of dry stone building in Ireland.
- Hands on training oh how to maintain and repair your walls.
- The benefits of walls on the farm.
- Information on grants for walls.
- April 1st - Mc Evoy’s Quarry, Ballyknocken, Co.Wicklow.
- April 8th – Cawleys Hotel, Tubbercurry, Co.Sligo
- April 22nd – Mountcharles Community Centre, Mountcharles, Co.Donegal.
- April 29th – We Sell Stone, Stone Mastery Academy, Roscrea, Co.Tipperary.
- Possibility of a 5th workshop. Date & Location to follow.
Cost: NOTS are providing 25% funding for this course for employed or self employed participant. The cost of the workshops will be €55 for eligible participants or €73.30 for non members.
Time: 10 am - 5.30pm