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Small Space Gardens

For those that have green fingers but not the space to garden you have to make some informed decisions. When thinking of small space gardening you have to compromise, be smart, plant small, plant often. A bit of extra thought needs to happen but the payoff can be immensely rewarding. Having fresh herbs at arm’s ...

Vacancy : Book-keeper / Accountant

Irish Seed Savers Association CLG focus on food conservation and preserving heritage rare heirloom and heritage seeds and fruit trees to protect Ireland’s long-term food sovereignty in this ever changing climate. Located in Scarriff, in Co. Clare, we run a 20 acre organic farm containing gardens, orchards, nursery and the country’s public seed bank. We are ...

Vacancy: Regional Co-ordinator (Seed Outreach) – Ireland

This role is for a Regional Coordinator (Seed Outreach) to assist in the development/establishment and smooth running of seed hubs throughout the Republic of Ireland. The Seed Sovereignty of Ireland programme will co-ordinate and facilitate the development of a biodiverse and resilient seed system as part of the UK and Ireland programme run by the ...

Board Vacancies at Irish Seed Savers.

We are recruiting three new positions for our Board of Directors. Seeking individuals with the relevant experience that would like to be part of one of Ireland's leading Environmental NGO's. This is a voluntary role with board meetings held every 6-8 weeks and participation on Advisory Committees 2-4 times a year. Meetings are held at Irish ...

Our Big Open Day – ‘The Great Irish Garden’

As part of Heritage Week on Sunday 27th August Irish Seed Savers are inviting the nation to come visit and celebrate ‘The Great Irish Garden’. Free talks, tours, tastings, some fabulous guest speakers and demonstrations means there will be something for the beginner and avid gardener alike. Our guest speakers this year are RTE presenter and ...

What to Plant in August

There are still quite a few things you should be sowing in August to provide you with a good supply of food over the winter period, late croppers such as Spring Cabbage, Winter Roscoff Cauliflower as well as hardy lettuce are ideal. Although we think of lettuce as a summer crop, it is a ...

“We are curating”…vacancy for Orchard and Nursery Assistant

We require an Orchard and Nursery Assistant to assist our Orchard-Nursery team in curating the heritage apple tree collection; maintaining the land; supporting in the full cycle for tree sales and also for juicing. Working as part of a three strong team, the Orchard and Nursery Assistant will contribute to the important work in protecting ...

We are sowing… Irish Seed Savers vacancy for Seed-to-Seed Assistant (interim)

We require an Interim Seed-to-Seed Assistant to assist our Interim Seed Bank Co-ordinator in the daily growing of produce for seed; research on our crops; documenting observations and results; and preparing the harvested produce for seed; as well as packing seed for our seed bank, supporters, and the general public. The Interim Seed-to-Seed Assistant must ...

We are sharing…seeking a sales assistant

Job opportunity  - Sales Assistant at Irish Seed Savers. This role is integral to ensuring the smooth running of our stores (online and on-site) and supporting administrative needs as and when they arise. The Sales Assistant must have a full driving licence; be fluent in English, be computer literate, and have experience with Point of Sale ...

We Are Growing, Seeking a Gardener to join our Seed-to-Seed team

Irish Seed Savers Association CLG have been in operation since 1991, focusing on conserving and preserving heritage crop seeds and rare heirloom seeds to protect Ireland’s long-term food sovereignty in this ever changing climate. Located in Scarriff, in Co. Clare, we run a 20 acre organic farm containing gardens, orchards and the country’s public seed bank. We require an ...

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