Department of Agriculture

Reducing The Risk Of Exotic Animal Diseases Entering Ireland

A notice has been issued by the Department of Agriculture, Food, and the Marine in order to reduce the risk…

2 years ago

BEEF PRICES CONTINUING TO RISE WITH VERY STRONG MARKET DEMAND

IFA says beef prices continue to rise IFA President Joe Healy said beef prices are continuing to rise with factories…

3 years ago

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…

5 years ago

ICMSA President says “no sign whatsoever” that any of the parties understand problems facing farming and wider rural sector

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

5 years ago

IFA APPEALS TO DOG OWNERS TO KEEP DOGS UNDER CONTROL AT ALL TIMES

IFA National Sheep Chairman John Lynskey has warned dog owners to keep their pets under control at all times as…

5 years ago

MINISTER COVENEY MUST ACT ON GLAS REJECTION LETTERS

IFA Rural Development Chairman Flor McCarthy has called on the Minister for Agriculture Simon Coveney to immediately intervene with his…

5 years ago

FARMERS WANT TO KNOW MINISTER’S VIEW ON COMPETITION ISSUE

Following the IFA Rally outside Slaney Meats in Bunclody, Co Wexford yesterday, IFA National Livestock Chairman Henry Burns has acknowledged…

5 years ago

LIQUID MILK SUSTAINABILITY IN QUESTION AS IFA PREDICTIONS COME TO PASS

Speaking from this week’s meeting of the National Milk Agency, at which he presented Chairman Denis Murphy and CEO Muiris…

5 years ago

MINISTER HAS TO ADDRESS FUNDAMENTAL ISSUES ON PRICE AND WEIGHTS

IFA National Livestock Committee Chairman Henry Burns said IFA has always supported the producer group concept, but Minister Coveney has…

5 years ago

IFA Election looms as each member has single vote

The IFA Executive Council has agreed a number of rule changes ahead of the national elections that will take place…

5 years ago