Factories 'undermining' sheep trade - IFA
Niamh Murphy
IFA sheep chair Adrian Gallagher said that factories must be more responsible in their pricing of lamb and must reflect the costs and input of farmers.
21 June 2024 News
ACRES is ‘becoming a farce’ - IFA
IFA hill farming chair Caillin Conneely has said that “ACRES is becoming a farce at this stage".
20 June 2024 News
Timber prices steady, IFA survey shows
According to the IFA timber price survey, from April to June 2024 there was no major change in prices received across all timber products.
Tirlán job cuts should be a ‘wake-up call' for the Government, says Gorman
Tirlán announced this Thursday that it is seeking 150 voluntary redundancies from its staff.
20 June 2024 News
New blight strain EU43 is causing concern
Shay Phelan of Teagasc said that the EU 43 strain of blight is 'probably more widespread than we think'.
19 June 2024 News
No room for complacency on bird flu, IFA warns
The IFA dairy chair told the Irish Farmers Journal that he believes there is minimal risk for dairy herds here, while the poultry chair expressed concern about cross-species contamination.
19 June 2024 News
Emboldened industry-led AD sector drives on
The die is cast, the players are here and the international money is in place to back them; the Irish anaerobic digestion sector has been born and it will be developer-led, writes Stephen Robb.
19 June 2024 News
IFA/ICMSA alliance helps Mullooly home
The Castlebar count centre could have been mistaken for a cattle mart, so many notable agri-politics figures passed through.
19 June 2024 Dealer
Gorman resignation hoax email
The IFA president was the victim of a hoax email he had resigned over the adoption of the Nature Restoration Law, which might have alerted anyone who knows him that it was bogus
19 June 2024 Dealer
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.'
19 June 2024 News
Farm leaders call for funding clarity and consultation on Nature Restoration Law
With the Nature Restoration Law now passed, farming organisations' focus has turned to funding and the consultation needed before schemes are brought forward.
19 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.
18 June 2024 News