Author Archives: Helen

Organic Trust AGM

Sunday 8th October saw us visiting Rock Farm in Slane, Co. Meath for the AGM and 25th birthday celebration of the Organic Trust. A most interesting days with tours, exhibits and a wonderful organic birthday dinner. Check out the work of the Organic Trust on www.organictrust.ie.

What a trip!

Exhausted, sunburned and bubbling with excitement, we departed Solta on a 5am ferry to start the trek home after an amazing week! Work done, new friendships made and a beautiful country visited! The four groups (Ireland x2, Italy and Croatia) shared accommodation in a former military camp on the island of Solta, just off the [...]

Sweat Lodge with Erica Gagnon

A first for Hillside Farm! Canadian Ceremonial Leader & Wisdom Keeper Erica Gagnon will facilitate a Sweat Lodge here on the farm on Thursday 21 September at 7pm. See below for details of all Erica’s Irish events. Contact Deirdre Hannon on 087–4157541 to book your place. www.facebook.com/events/1937972083146055/

Exciting Workshop — The Secret of Me

Self-mastery coach Epp Adler will deliver a 3 hour workshop here on the farm on Thursday 24 August at 6pm. Epp has extensive experience in encouraging people to step outside of the fear and into a bright, exciting life. Contact Helen on 087–0505166 to book your place!

Climate Change People Change

We head off to the Croatian island of Solta on Sunday next, 24th July for a 7 day adventure with our 6 young people, joining forces with young people from Italy, Croatia and another Irish group from Leitrim! Our partners are Good Energies Alliance from Leitrim, DOOR from Croatia and Legambiente from Italy — all [...]

Interested in Climate Change and aged 18 — 25? We’re looking for you!

We’re currently recruiting young people to take part in our Climate Change People Change project, working with us for a week in July in Croatia. We’d like you to have an interest in the topic, even if you haven’t done much work on it. If you’re interested and would like more information, just call Sean [...]

Get diggin’ for your dinner! Check out an allotment and begin a whole new way of life!

Get diggin' for your dinner! Check out an allotment and begin a whole new way of life!

Climate Change People Change

Here on the farm, we’re one of four partners in a European project looking at climate change — with Good Energies Alliance Ireland which is based in Leitrim, Legambiente which is based in Italy and DOOR from Croatia. Our project, Climate Change People Change, is funded by the Erasmus+ programme and we’re working together on [...]

Upcoming Courses/Activities

Winter is over and it's time to get moving again! We're planning our Spring courses to get you started. If there's a course you'd like us to run, please let us know and we'll do our best!

Make a Herb Garden

A 1 day course introducing you to basic herbs — how to grow them and what they’re used for and creating a herb garden on Sat, 9th April, 10am — 4pm. Cost: €30. Ring Sean on 086–6021962 to book your place.
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    • 11 Oct 2017
      Organic Trust AGM
      Sunday 8th October saw us visiting Rock Farm in Slane, Co
    • 9 Sep 2017
      What a trip!
      Exhausted, sunburned and bubbling with excitement, we departed Solta on a 5am ferry to start the trek home after an amazing week! Work done, new friendships made and a beautiful country visited! The four groups (Ireland x2, Italy and Croatia) shared accommodation in a former military camp on the island of Solta, just off the coast from Split
    • 3 Aug 2017
      Sweat Lodge with Erica Gagnon
      A first for Hillside Farm! Canadian Ceremonial Leader & Wisdom Keeper Erica Gagnon will facilitate a Sweat Lodge here on the farm on Thursday 21 September at 7pm
    • 14 Jul 2017
      Exciting Workshop - The Secret of Me
      Self-mastery coach Epp Adler will deliver a 3 hour workshop here on the farm on Thursday 24 August at 6pm
    • 13 Jul 2017
      Climate Change People Change
      We head off to the Croatian island of Solta on Sunday next, 24th July for a 7 day adventure with our 6 young people, joining forces with young people from Italy, Croatia and another Irish group from Leitrim! Our partners are Good Energies Alliance from Leitrim, DOOR from Croatia and Legambiente from Italy - all environmental organisations
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