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Chairperson of the Irish Hemp Cooperative, Ireland
Kate Carmody is Chairperson of the Irish Hemp Cooperative Society Limited, trading as Hemp Cooperative Ireland and is one of the founding members. Her background is in Biochemistry/ Biomedical Science and Social Science. Kate also farms organically and runs as mixed dairy farm and a traditional cheese making business. Kate has over 35 years’ experience in agricultural and rural affairs and in 2019 was appointed to two EIP AGRI Focus Groups, 35 - Plant-based medicinal and cosmetic products and 37 - Protecting agricultural soils from contamination.