Tirlán job cuts should be a ‘wake-up call' for the Government, says Gorman
Anne O'Donoghue
Tirlán announced this Thursday that it is seeking 150 voluntary redundancies from its staff.
19 June 2024 News
Passing of Nature Restoration Law no surprise
'Approach by the Commission to bring in a law in this area rather than a properly- funded, EU-wide, voluntary scheme is totally wrong.'
18 June 2024 News
Fake press release sent saying IFA president had resigned
IFA director general Damien McDonald said this false statement sent to some media outlets referenced the Nature Restoration Law and said the IFA president had resigned.
‘Huge amount of uncertainty’ remains with Nature Restoration Law - IFA
The exact interpretation at Government level of key definitions contained in the EU Nature Restoration Law has yet to be seen.
17 June 2024 News
Farmers should join the Climate Conversation 2024
'As key stakeholders it is very important that farmers views on climate action are captured'.
12 June 2024 News
'Relentless focus' on farms to improve water quality - IFA
Reacting to the EPA's Water Quality and Agriculture Report this week, the IFA president has 'no doubt' the work being done will deliver dividends, but efforts must be sustained.
12 June 2024 News
IFA president distances himself from European election candidate
The IFA constitution states that the farm organisation “shall remain non-party political".
6 June 2024 News
Gorman slams planning ‘shackles’ on slurry stores
The IFA president is critical of the approvals process farmers must go through to get the green light to add more slurry storage.
5 June 2024 Buildings
Mixed reaction to biomethane strategy
While most of the industry was pleased that the flagship National Biomethane Strategy was finally launched, all agreed that it has many shortcomings.
5 June 2024 News
What's a PIP to you?
The IFA president managed to crack a joke while making a useful point at the launch of the Better Farming for Water campaign.
5 June 2024 Dealer
National Economic Dialogue Government must address cost of doing business - IFA
IFA President Francie Gorman led the IFA delegation to the National Economic Dialogue (NED) in Dublin Castle last week
5 June 2024 News
IFA calls on Fianna Fáil to clarify position on derogation
Following comments from Fianna Fáil candidate Barry Andrews on Prime Time that he does not support the continuation of the derogation, the IFA has called for clarity on the party's stance.
5 June 2024 News