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# Turf

This year
Pádraic Fogarty: Ireland's bogs are its rainforests — we have failed them
Pádraic Fogarty
Ireland set to defend itself in case over failure to protect peat bogs from turf cutting
Ireland could face legal action over failure to protect peat bogs from turf cutting
Open fires strongly linked with respiratory disease in older Irish people
Last year
FactFind: Do more than a thousand people die per year in Ireland due to burning solid fuels?
Opinion: Bord na Móna's former Derrinlough briquette factory should be preserved, not sold
Dr Patrick Bresnihan & Emma Gilleece
All time
Debunk: Turf is not an ‘agricultural crop’; burning it is polluting and unhealthy
Cabinet agrees a ban on retail turf sales, as smoky coal ban extended
'People might be reading too much into it': Eamon Ryan suggests peat briquettes won't be banned
FactFind: Will planned turf regulations reduce air pollution?
Govt won't oppose fresh Dáil motion challenging turf sale restrictions
'How many deaths should we tolerate?': Eamon Ryan compares turf plans to the smoking ban
Govt told to 'go back to the bog' as Taoiseach pledges 'no ban on use of turf this year'
Backbenchers tell Eamon Ryan that turf sale restrictions is putting Govt stability in jeopardy
Dáil turf wars: Eamon Ryan seeks to unite coalition against Sinn Féin motion
'We won’t put your granny in prison for burning turf', says Ryan doubling down on no pause comments
Poll: Should there be a ban on the sale of turf?
Removing turf-cutting from rural Ireland would be like removing wine from the French - Varadkar
Calls to allow commercial peat harvesting but expert says it would be a 'bad step' for climate
Peat was cut at 280 plots in protected bogs last year without State consent
Cabinet approves €108 million funding for Bord na Móna rehabilitation plan
Bord na Móna employees will continue to turn up for work every day despite attempted lay-offs
'A great day for rural Ireland': Turf-cutting trial collapses in Galway
'I do feel let down': Midlands Bord na Móna workers in documentary on peat transition
Saoirse McHugh: The end of turf-cutting brings opportunities to increase our energy independence
Saoirse McHugh
'This is about heritage and tradition': Turf cutters say the new bogs strategy won't solve the problem
These lads from Kildare went to serious lengths to transport their turf home from the bog
Michael Fitzmaurice is leaving the Independent Alliance
A Leitrim man's epic swearing at a turf truck was caught on video
Bogfit is back with some excellent tips on footin' and haaapin' the turf
'Bogfit' is the newest (and greatest) fitness craze to sweep Ireland
Turf cutter Michael Fitzmaurice to contest Roscommon/South Leitrim by-election
Your television may be running on turf. Really
Appeal issued over unauthorised bog cutting
Light my fire: Independent candidate launches local election bid with burning turf parade
Turf cutters take High Court action to halt their prosecution
New strategy on bogs "treats science as something to be bargained away"
Government publishes plan to allow turf cutting on more bogs
US customers paying $49 for briquettes so their houses can smell like Ireland
Turf cutters dispute latest Deenihan comments on bogs