SOLD OUT – Organic Production Principles (Tipperary – November)

Event Date:

November 11, 2022

Event Time:

5:00 pm

Event Location:

Horse and Jockey Hotel

This course has sold out.

We will be running it again in the Horse & Jockey hotel on 13th, 14th, 27th & 28th of January

If you are interested please email us and we’ll put you on a waiting list and let you know when we start taking bookings




Learn what’s involved in converting to organic farming with this 25-hour / 2-weekend course in Organic Production Principles. Taught by Mary Lynch, the practical organic course is QQI Level 5 certified, and is accepted to gain access onto the Organic Farming Scheme.

The course is one of the first since re-opening to take place in person, and will run in Horse and Jockey, Co Tipperary across two weekends, Friday / Saturday November 11th, 12th, and 25th and 26th.

Please note, places are limited, so sign up ASAP to confirm your place.

Course Cost: €200 when you sign up through NOTS

Course Timetable:

Weekend 1:

  • Friday November 11th (Classroom Session 5.30pm – 9:30pm)
  • Saturday November 12th (Classroom Sessions + Organic Farm Visit 9.00am —4.00pm)

Weekend 2 :

  • Friday November 25th (Classroom Session 5.30pm – 9:30pm)
  • Saturday November 26th (Classroom Sessions + Organic Farm Visit + Examination – 9.00am —4.00pm)

Course Content / Modules:

  • Review the origin and history of organic production
  • State the principles of organic production
  • Interpret the Organic Standards
  • How to complete an organic conversion plan
  • Assess the economic viability and market opportunities for organic production.
  • Preparing a business plan for farmers considering conversion
  • Background to organic production
  • Principles of organic production
  • Organic Standards
  • Economics of organic production
  • Organic Scheme requirements
No More Seats Available
Total Seats: 25
  • Horse and Jockey Hotel
  • Horse and Jockey
  • Co Tipperary
  • E41 AP86

Event Schedule Details

  • November 11, 2022 5:00 pm   -   November 26, 2022 4:00 pm
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