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PROTOCOL ON EMPTY TAGS WILL OFFSET DIFFICULTIES FOR FARMERS

IFA Animal Health Chairman Pat Farrell has welcomed the development of a protocol between the Department of Agriculture, BVD testing laboratories and tag supply...

NEW IFA PIGS COMMITTEE CHAIRMAN CALLS ON PROCESSORS TO INCREASE PRICES

The newly elected Chairman of the IFA National Pigs and Pigmeat Committee, Tom Hogan has called on the processors to immediately increase prices to...

ANC AREAS NEED TO BE PROTECTED IN REVIEW AND PAYMENTS MUST...

IFA President Joe Healy has said that the areas currently designated as Areas of Natural Constraint (ANC) must be fully protected in the forthcoming...

New Cattle tags on the way for Famers

IFA CALLS ON MINISTER TO IMMEDIATELY COMMUNICATE NEW TAG SUPPLY ARRANGEMENTS TO ALL FARMERS IFA Animal Health Chairman Bert Stewart has called on the Minister...

WINTER FINISHERS NEED A SUBSTANTIAL BEEF PRICE INCREASE – IFA

IFA National Livestock Chairman Angus Woods has said the grass cattle are now gone and winter finishers need a substantial price increase to cover...

IFA Announce Appointment Of Damian Mcdonald As Director General

Following an appointment process overseen by KPMG, and a meeting of the organisation's Executive Council today (Wed), the IFA has announced the appointment of...

Milk Prices begin to rise

West Cork October Milk Price Increase Yields 29 To 30 Cent Per Litre For First Time In 18 Months IFA National Dairy Chairman Sean O’Leary...

Time For Farmers To Be Heard In The Shannon Pipeline Debate

IFA Environment and Rural Affairs Chairman Thomas Cooney has urged all farmers and their families who may be impacted by the proposed project to...

TB Compensation Improvements Should Be Implemented Immediately – ICMSA

Reacting to the new TB compensation arrangements after a further meeting with Department of Agriculture, Food & Marine officials, the ICMSA Deputy President, Mr. Pat...

ICMSA President says “no sign whatsoever” that any of the parties...

ICMSA President, John Comer, was dismissive of the attention and focus that all parties have given to the problems currently confronting both the farming...