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Closed loop agriculture for environmental enhancement: returning biomass nutrients from humanure and urine to agriculture

Apr 26, 2016 Comments Off on Closed loop agriculture for environmental enhancement: returning biomass nutrients from humanure and urine to agriculture by
This report by Féidhlim Harty argues that closed-loop agriculture would not only stop the waste of nutrients to watercourses as pollution, it would also stop the high energy inputs needed for artificial nitrogen production, would enhance biodiversity, and could go a significant way towards reducing overall agricultural greenhouse gas emissions.
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Draft report: Promoting Closed Loop Agricultural Practices for Biodiversity Enhancement

Jan 12, 2016 Comments Off on Draft report: Promoting Closed Loop Agricultural Practices for Biodiversity Enhancement by
We welcome comments on this draft report which has been submitted to the Irish Environmental Network by Feidhlim Hardy, on behalf of Feasta.
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Sustainable Water Use

Sep 19, 2014 2 Comments by
How can we break our water supply's current dependency on fossil fuels ? Feidhlim Harty provides some suggestions at the local, community and wider levels.
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