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How social farming and Google translate helped Syrian olive farmers get back to their roots in Mayo

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For two olive farmers from Syria, integrating into the rural town of Claremorris, Mayo, was not necessarily going to be easy.

But the main problem of a language barrier was easily overcome with Google translate, according to Brian Smyth, the Deputy CEO and National Project Manager for Social Farming in Ireland.

How social farming and Google translate helped Syrian olive farmers get back to their roots in Mayo For two olive farmers from Syria, integrating into the rural town of Claremorris, Mayo, was not necessarily going to be easy. For two olive farmers from Syria, integrating into the rural town of Claremorris, Mayo, was not necessarily going to be easy.

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