Teagasc, Agricultural and
Food Development authority, is a state agency with
responsibility for research, advice and training in agriculture and forestry.
Research on conventional and short-rotation forest production is based at its
Centre at Kinsealy. Research on biomass as fuels is based at its Centre at Oak Park,
Carlow (contact : B. Rice, phone : 353-503-70200,
e-mail : email@example.com).
- Conventional and
short-rotation forest production.
- Drying, transport,
storage and utilisation of short-rotation forestry.
of operation and fields of application
References and publications
- “Formulation of
woodfuel energy crop supply
strategies. The National Development Plan for wood biomass with
electricity production as the benchmark end-use”. EU Altener Programme, 1995.
for energy production from agricultural and forest biomass in Ireland. Energy
- “Drying and storage systems for short rotation
forestry and forest residues”.