Taste of Monaghan Festival 2013

Monaghan County Council teamed up with Stop Food Waste to raise food waste awareness at the Taste of Monaghan Festival 2013 recently. This was the fifth Taste of Monaghan Festival, (celebrating quality local food, dining and produce) and it took place from 4th to 6th October 2013. Nial from Monaghan County Council facilitated a Stop Food Waste […]

Local Authorities Supporting European Week of Waste Reduction

Several local authorities are supporting the 2011 European Week of Waste Reduction (EWWR) with a wide range of local activities. Click here to see the full range of Irish activities by everyone, including  the Irish EPA Here is just some of what the local authorities are doing – get out there and support them! aaa […]

Monaghan develops new video on food waste

Monaghan County Council has developed a stunning new video on food waste prevention in the restaurant and catering sectors. The video shows graphically how business people are throwing money down the drain with the levels of food waste being produced. €200 million is being waste annually by the Irish Catering Sector on food waste. To […]

Students welcome worms in Monaghan

As a follow up on Monaghan County Council’s Master Composter Programme, Dr. Compost himself Craig Benton revisited St. Tiarnach’s School in Clones to ensure that the wormery that was built during the summer during the master composting programme was still operational. The students from the schools Green Committee learnt all about worms and worm poop! […]

Posters for LAPD and LAPN Projects

Posters have been produced to summarise the individual projects of the Local Authority Prevention Demonstration (LAPD) and Local Authority Prevention Network (LAPN) programmes. Click on the images to see the full posters and more information: The following posters also summarise the whole programme – click on the images to learn more: