His Excellency President Michael D Higgins & his wife Sabina visit the Grey Partridge conservation project stand at the National Ploughing Championships.

 It all started in 1995 when as Minister for Arts Heritage & Gaeltacht, Michael D Higgins introduced legislation to legally protect Ireland’s native grey partridge. 21 years later, as President of Ireland he re-visits the NPWS – Irish Grey Partridge Conservation Trust Continue reading His Excellency President Michael D Higgins & his wife Sabina visit the Grey Partridge conservation project stand at the National Ploughing Championships.

Trust announces the winners of the Children’s Colouring Competition, which was held recently at Dublin Zoo’s Green Fest.

The winners of our Children’s Colouring Competition, which was held recently at Dublin Zoo’s Green Fest have been announced. For the winners to claim their prize, they can contact info@greypartridge.ie. The closing date by which they have to claim their prizes is  Continue reading Trust announces the winners of the Children’s Colouring Competition, which was held recently at Dublin Zoo’s Green Fest.

GLAS Grey Partridge – Trache 2 Announced

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The Department of Agriculture have just launched TRANCHE 2 of the new GLAS Agri-environmental scheme for the grey partridge.

This latest version makes it easier for farmers and or land-owners to sign-up for the scheme.

For further information, go to the links below.

Or email the Trust info@greypartridge.ie

GLAS TRANCHE 2 SPECIFICATION

http://www.agriculture.gov.ie/media/migration/farmingschemesandpayments/glastranche2/GLASSpecGLASTranche219102015.pdf

GLAS TRANCHE 2 TERMS & CONDITIONS

http://www.agriculture.gov.ie/media/migration/farmingschemesandpayments/glastranche2/GLASTranche2T&C19102015.pdf
(The above documents are hosted by the Department of Agriculture)