Xfarm is transforming the 50 hectares into an agricultural, ecological and social enterprise capable of generating employment, community well-being and ecosystem improvement
Challenge addressed: Creating an ecological farm able to feed the planet, creating job opportunities also to promote social integration, improving the community wellbeing and the ecosystem
The Safe Farm EIP used theatre as a vehicle to help promote cultural change within the farming community.
Challenge addressed: The Irish agricultural sector accounts for 42% of all workplace fatalities, despite only representing 6% of the entire workforce.
The aim of the program is to introduce the everyday life of farmers and farming families, the agricultural production
Challenge addressed: The main challenge is to reduce the gap between urban population and rural farmers to improve the perception of farming as a way of life.
Development of course material about mental health literacy for agricultural higher education institutions.
Challenge addressed: Mental wellbeing