Welcome to the Hedge Laying Association of Ireland's Website.

LATEST: Site last updated 16th September 2014

The Hedge Laying Association Hedgeducation Unit will be at the National Ploughing Championship from 23rd to 25th September at Ratheniska, Stradbally, Co.Laois. Call in and see us, Block 4, Row27, Stand no.459d

The 2014 All Ireland Hedge Laying Championship will take place on Saturday the 4th October by kind permission of Mr and Mrs Gordon Milligan at 10 Grangee Rd, Carrowdore, Co. Down BT22 2JB. Further information on the Latest News and Events page.

Entry forms and Rules and Regulations for the Championship are available on the Resources page of this website.

The HLAI have established a Facebook page with a link available to it on our Links page.

7 new trainees Accredited to City & Guilds AO20 standard through Sperrins Gateway Landscape Partnership project funded by the NI Challenge Fund (see Photo Gallery)

Irish Times article on threat to our hedgerows due to lack of management see Link Page

New website launched in UK for hedgerow foragers - see links page

HLAI Hands On Hedges DVD available direct from HLAI 12 (plus 3.25 p+p)

Contact number for Northern Ireland enquiries 0044 (0)7591 405275

We now have a range of new Morris Billhooks For Sale. New prices to be announced shortly

We would like to acknowledge the financial support received from the Irish Environmental Network