Webinar – Origin Green ‘Pathways to Pollinators-Biodiversity’, 26 April 2023

TITLE: Processor/agri-business actions to support Farm Suppliers

Origin Green, in conjunction with the All-lreland Pollinator Plan, will be hosting a three-part webinar series in 2023 focused on processor/agri-business actions to support farm suppliers in enhancing pollinator biodiversity.

The first webinar of 2023, on 26 April 1000-1100, will focus on how agri-business processors are supporting farm suppliers to engage with and manage pollinator-biodiversity and then measure what is on their site. The webinar will feature guidance from Sarah Kelly, AIPP Agri Business Officer, on the biodiversity pollinator supports available to companies through membership of AIPP, and Ruth Wilson, AlPP Farmland Pollinator Officer, will share farmland biodiversity actions for beef, dairy and horticulture. In addition, John Durkan, Environmental and Sustainability Manager at ABP Food Group, will discuss the biodiversity initiatives undertaken by ABP.

Agenda and Speaker Details:

  • Introduction: Martin Hofler, Sustainability Partnership Manager at Bord Bia
  • AIPP Business Supports: Sarah Kelly, Agri Business Officer at AIPP
  • AIPP Farmland Actions: Ruth Wilson, Farmland Pollinator Officer at AIPP
  • Origin Green Member Experience – ABP: John Durkan, Environmental and Sustainability Manager at ABP Food Group