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Programme Launch 

The official launch of The Signpost Programme took place on Tuesday, 18 May. 

Speakers included:

  • Deirdre Ryan, Director of Origin Green and Quality Assurance programmes, Bord Bia
  • Steven Fitzgerald - Dairy farmer from Co. Waterford and Signpost Farmer
  • Ger McSweeney - Suckler farmer from Co. Cork and Signpost Farmer
  • Pierre Bascou - Director of Sustainability and Income Support, DG Agriculture and Rural Development, EU Commissions
  • Tom O’Dwyer - Teagasc and Signpost Programme Manager

Contributors:

  • Dr.Frank O'Mara, Director of Research, Teagasc. 
  • An Taoiseach, Micheal Martin TD
  • Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Charlie McConalogue TD
  • Minister of State at the Department of Agriculture, Senator Pippa Hackett
  • Minister of State at the Department of Agriculture, Martin Heydon TD
  • Chairperson of the Oireachtas Committee of Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Jackie Cahill TD

View recording of event below

 

Launch Event



Signpost Launch Video Contributions 

  • Why do we need the Signpost Programme

  • What is the Signpost Programme?

  • A Signpost Programme Farmer - Beef

  • A Signpost Programme Farmer - Dairy

  • An Taoiseach, Micheál Martin TD

  • Minister Charlie McConalogue

  • Pippa Hackett, Minister of State at the Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine

  • Martin Heydon, Minister of State at the Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine.

  • Jackie Cahill, TD, Chairperson of the Oireachtas Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine

Signpost Partners and Supporters Contributions 

  • Partners of the Signpost Programme

  • Farm Organisations involved in the Signpost Programme