Green Drinks Galway, Dec 2014 – “Community Farming in the City”

Ian Dunne is the guest speaker at the this month’s Green Drinks Galway event which takes place at 8pm on Monday 8th December at the Cottage Bar in Lower Salthill. Ian will be speaking about the possibility of modifying certain aspects of a medieval system of cultivation (known as rundale agriculture) to suit the needs of modern day urban communities. After the talk, Ian will also take questions from the audience. This is a free public talk and all are welcome!

CommunityFarmingCityABOUT THE SPEAKER

Originally from the rural Co. Wexford and residing in Galway city for the last number of years, Ian Dunne is a graduate of NUI Galway with a B.A. degree in Archaeology and English. His main areas of focus are medieval and 19th century Ireland. Projects to date include an undergraduate dissertation on eviction and emigration in 19th century Ireland, and fieldwork in the Burren on the archaeology of deserted famine settlements.

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