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700 FARMERS LODGE ANC APPEAL

IFA National Rural Development Chairman Joe Brady has advised farmers who have not lodged their ANC appeal to do so without delay. Around 700 appeals...

Legislation on Indemnification of Landowners Must Be Passed Without Delay –...

IFA National Hill Committee Chairman Flor McCarthy has welcomed the announcement by the Minister for Rural Affairs Michael Ring that he will bring in...

IFA PRESIDENT MEETS EU COMMISSIONER HOGAN IN BRUSSELS ON BREXIT

IFA President Joe Healy, Director General Damian McDonald and European Director Liam MacHale met EU Agriculture Commissioner Phil Hogan and Tom Tynan from his...

STRONGER LAMB MARKET AND PRICE

IFA National Sheep Chairman Sean Dennehy said the lamb market is stronger this week with factories paying €5.25 to €5.30/kg. Looking back on 2018, Sean...

UNNECESSARY DEPARTMENT RESTRICTIONS ON MOVEMENTS COULD DAMAGE THE CALF TRADE –...

UNNECESSARY DEPARTMENT RESTRICTIONS ON MOVEMENTS COULD DAMAGE THE CALF TRADE – IFA IFA President Joe Healy said the IFA has strongly outlined farmer objections and...

Pig sector spiralling deeper into financial crisis

IFA Pigs Committee Chairman Tom Hogan has called on the pig factories to recognise the devastating consequences of paying below the cost of production....

LANCET REPORT FAILS TO RECOGNISE CARBON EFFICIENT FOOD PRODUCTION IN IRELAND

Responding to the report published by The Lancet today, IFA President Joe Healy said the report fails to take any account of how carbon...

‘NO DEAL’ BREXIT WOULD BE A DISASTER FOR FARMERS

Speaking after a meeting with UK farm leaders in London ahead of the crucial vote on Brexit in the House of Commons, IFA President...

IFA PRESIDENT TO MEET UK FARM LEADERS IN LONDON ON BREXIT

IFA President Joe Healy will meet UK farm leaders in London this morning ahead of the crucial vote on Brexit in the House of...

Farmers urged to take safety precautions as slurry spreading commences

IFA’s Health and Safety Executive, William Shortall has urged farmers to take safety precautions when undertaking the spreading of slurry. As of yesterday (13...