***** OLDC NEWS ARCHIVE ITEM........... PUBLISHED 27.09.12 *****

In our ongoing efforts to encourage and support, existing and new farm businesses, OLDC is launching an “Offaly Farm Business Idea Awards”, on 15th October 2012.

This competition is open to existing businesses who may be interested in developing a new business idea, or individuals who have an idea for a new rural business.

There are three main categories in the competition,

  1. Young Farmers (18 – 35yrs)
  2. Women in Agriculture
  3. Farm Entrepreneurs (35 +)

Closing date for completed entry forms is 30th November 2012.

Click here to view prizes which will be awarded under each category

Click here to download competition application form

If you have any queries about this form please contact:,

Brian Lyons / Sheila Hoctor / Roisin Lennon
Offaly Local Development Company,
Millennium House,
Main St,
Tullamore,
Co. Offaly

Tel: 057 9322 850

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