Conference Announcements

EGF 2018

27th European Grassland Federation (EGF) General Meeting 2018

Sun, 17 Jun 2018 – Thu, 21 Jun 2018

In 2018, the EGF will be hosted by Teagasc in Cork Ireland. This will be the 27th General meeting, it was previously hosted in Dublin in 1988. Cork is the second biggest city in Ireland and is located in the heart of dairying in Ireland, it will offer delegates the first hand opportunity to see and experience dairy, beef and sheep production from grassland. Ruminant agriculture in Ireland is a major contributor to the Irish economy and is strongly export based. Irish agriculture prides itself on its green image from high quality produce originating from grazed pasture.

Theme: Sustainable Meat and Milk Production from Grasslands

Key Dates

Closing date for abstract submission                      15th September 2017

Invitation to submit full paper                                  15th October 2017

Deadline for submission of full paper                    1st December 2017

Early Bird registration closes                                      February 2018



The Agriculture and Food Development Authority
Conference Website:
Rochestown Park Hotel

Rochestown Rd, Douglas, Co.
Cork, Cork