Gurteen College Resources

Gurteen College Resources

 
This is the Resources section for Gurteen College. Here you will find lecture notes, assignments and their accompanying worksheets, handouts that are used in the course as well as other documents.
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Documents

Course NotesWorksheetsAssignments & Templates
Course OutlineModule 6 Worksheeet – List 5Assignment 2
Module 3 – Farming and Wildlife Habitats and Bio-diversity
Unit 3.5 & 3.6 – Hedge AnalysisModule 6 Exam Worksheet
Unit 3.5 & 3.6 – Importance of Hedgerows & HabitatWorksheet – Unit 8.1-8.5 Revision
Module 6 Useful Websites
Unit 6.1 – Main Issues Facing Irish Agri-Food SectorWorksheet Answers – Unit 8.1-8.5 Revision
Unit 6.1 – Sustainable Agriculture
Unit 6.1 – Soil Testing
Unit 6.1 Useful Links:
Teagasc
- Soil Fertility – The Key To Growing Profits
- Soil Analysis – Services & Charges
Unit 6.3 – Sustainable Farming & Environmental Protection Schemes
Unit 6.3 – Stock-Proof Hedge Planting
Unit 6.3 Useful Links:
Agriculture.gov.ie

- Food Harvest 2020
- REPS
- Farmers Handbook
Unit 6.4 Useful Links:
McDonalds Europe Flagship Farms/Sustainable Agricultural Practice
Unit 6.5 – Common Agricultural Policy
Unit 6.5 Useful Links:
Europa.eu – Agriculture

- Common Agricultural Policy
Unit 6.6 & 6.7 – Biotechnology
Unit 7.1 Useful Links:
Environmental Protection Agency

- What Is Climate Change
Unit 7.2, 7.4, 7.5 & 7.6 – Greenhouse Gases & Carbon – Footprints, Sinks and Credits
Unit 8.1 – Evaluation of Electrical Power
Unit 8.2 – Energy Rates & Comparisons
Unit 8.3 – Tractor Fuel Consumption
Unit 8.5 – Farm Vehicle Running Costs
Unit 8.7 – Alternative & Renewable Energy Sources for Farms
Unit 8.7 – Dependence on Oil and Farm Energy Alternatives
Unit 8.9 – Water Usage
A Quick Guide To Renewable Energy Sources
Waste Management Handout
Planning Exemptions
Assignment Support – Critical Evaluation
Assignment Support – Electricity Figures and Fuel Costs
Assignment Support – Energy Monitoring Records
Assignment Support – Fuel Delivery Bills
Assignment Support – Summary, Contents Sheet and Brief
Assignment Support – Supplementary Notes on Farm Resource Audit