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Visitor Packages at the Organic Centre

Fancy a weekend away in Leitrim? We have teamed up with some partners to give you a green experience to suit you! Wild it up in Leitrim! Sat July 20th. Let your little wildlife adventurer learn those survival skills with the Organic Centres 'Bush



Community led energy a moral imperative.

  Community led energy is vital if we are to meet our targets to counteract the worst of global warming effects and stay under 1.5 degrees above pre industrial levels according to Eddie Mitchell from Love Leitrim and Director of North  Leitrim Sus



A chat with award winning celebrity gardener Leonie Cornelius ahead of her ‘Design Your New Garden’ course Sat July 6th.

  Hi Leonie!   As you are aware the Organic Centre is on the go since 1995, educating in organic growing and sustainable living. Are you looking forward to returning to the centre?  Wow, has it been that long? That’s amazing. The O



Little Piece of Leitrim at Bloom

  A little piece of Leitrim will be at Bloom this bank holiday weekend with 118 different plants and flowers winging their way from the Organic Centre for a “Pollinator Friendly Organic School Garden” exhibition. The garden aims to promo



St Patricks Day Parade 2019

The Organic Centre needs you! The Organic Centre is working on a float for St Patricks day,  Sunday 17th 2019, in Sligo and Leitrim. We would love if you came along and joined us! The theme of our entry is valuing nature,  building resil



Interview with Kevin Bohan, one of our full time horticulture students, 2018.

Hi Kevin, I just want to say thank you for taking the time to answer a couple of our questions. It really helps us gain valuable insight into our horticulture students course experience.  The Organic Centre team and all our readers really appr



Milestones of The Organic Centre

MILESTONES OF The Organic Centre 1995 Buying the site and developing gardens and facilities 1997 First local training initiative with FAS and first weekend courses and probably the first ever Annual Organic Potato Day 1998 starting the Orchard, de



Teachers conference on organic school gardens at The Organic Centre on Saturday 19th May 2018

by Hans Wieland  The concept is not new: "Teach children where food comes from and develop growing and cooking skills from an early age on and a new food culture will emerge!" On the other hand what seems to be common sense is still stagnating in



Successful 2018 Potato Day at The Organic Centre

  The 22nd Annual Potato Day at The Organic Centre was attended by more than 100 visitors on a sunny Sunday 11th March from 12-5pm. Potatoes are still on the menu of many families and more and more gardeners enjoy growing some of their own, es





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The Organic Centre, Rossinver, Co. Leitrim, Ireland.

Telephone:
From within Ireland: (071) 985 4338
International: +353 71 985 4338

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