IFA

LOCAL AUTHORITIES IGNORING MINISTER ROSS ON GREENWAYS

IFA President Joe Healy has accused local authorities of ignoring the instructions of Minister for Transport, Shane Ross by continuing…

2 years ago

PUSH BACK AGAINST FACTORY ATTEMPTS TO UNDERMINE CATTLE PRICE

IFA National Livestock Chairman Angus Woods said farmers should push back hard on the propaganda from agents and the factories…

2 years ago

FACTORIES REVERSE ON LAMB PRICE CUTS

IFA National Sheep Chairman Sean Dennehy has said it is clear that the factories overcooked the price cuts last week…

2 years ago

IFA PRESIDENT ADDRESSES EU AGRICULTURE MINISTERS ON CAP BUDGET

IFA President Joe Healy is addressing the informal EU Farm Council meeting of Agriculture Ministers in Bulgaria today on the…

2 years ago

DON’T TAKE YOUR FRESH MILK FOR GRANTED ON WORLD MILK DAY!

Speaking today, World Milk Day, IFA National Liquid Milk Chairman John Finn urged consumers to value the locally produced fresh…

2 years ago

GOVERNMENT MUST TELL EU COMMISSION THAT CAP BUDGET PROPOSALS ARE A ‘NON-RUNNER’

With the proposed details of the Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) post 2020 to be launched in Brussels tomorrow (Fri), the…

2 years ago

EPA CLIMATE FIGURES HIGHLIGHT URGENCY OF INCREASED CLIMATE AND RENEWABLES ACTION BY GOVERNMENT

IFA Environment Chairman Thomas Cooney has again restated IFA’s call on Government to introduce a robust climate activation programme to…

2 years ago

POTATOES – DEMAND AND PRICES REMAIN POSITIVE

Despite the warmer weather, demand remains relatively strong for the time of year. Almost half of the new season crop…

2 years ago

CATTLE PRICES INCREASE AGAIN THIS WEEK

IFA National Livestock Chairman Angus Woods said cattle prices are continuing to drive forward with higher base prices of €4.25/kg…

2 years ago

FARMER ANGER OVER FACTORY LAMB PRICE CUTS

IFA National Sheep Chairman Sean Dennehy said sheep farmers have reacted angrily and pushed back hard on attempts by the…

2 years ago