The Organic Centre is a non-profit organisation set up in 1995, with the aim of providing public education, training and information about organic growing and sustainable living. The Centre is located on a 19 acre site in Rossinver, Co Leitrim, Ireland, with outreach centres also in Co. Clare and Co. Wicklow.
The Organic Centre run workshops on organic horticulture, gardening, green building, alternative energy, and artisan food production, and offer a yearlong organic horticulture training programme. The Centre is a recognised eco-tourism destination. Their facilities include:
- Demonstration gardens & polytunnels
- An orchard & soft fruit area with heritage varieties
- A cafe using seasonal organic produce from their gardens
- An eco-shop selling garden tools, books, seasonal vegetables, etc.
How you can help
The Organic Centre enjoy the support of a wide network of friends. Their Friends Membership Scheme offers a range of benefits including free entry to our gardens and open days, gardening advice, and discount on shop & seed sales, and training courses. You can also donate or purchase gift vouchers for our centre.