Agri Politics

Call for review of grassland ploughing ban on derogation farms

Call for review of grassland ploughing ban on derogation farms

爱尔兰农民的Association (IFA) has claimed that a new nitrates derogation condition is causing “significant concern” for farmers. Under...

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Independent Farmers: ‘Omens are not good’ for supply chain watchdog

Independent Farmers: ‘Omens are not good’ for supply chain watchdog

The Independent Farmers Organisation of Ireland has said that “the omens are not good” for a new watchdog to investigate...

May 13, 2022

New Zealand and Ireland launch research partnership

New Zealand and Ireland launch research partnership

A new joint research mechanism (JRM) between Ireland and New Zealand that will focus on reduction of greenhouse gas emissions...

May 12, 2022

EU to set up ‘Solidarity Lanes’ for Ukrainian agri exports and imports

EU to set up ‘Solidarity Lanes’ for Ukrainian agri exports and imports

欧洲Commission has today (Thursday, May 12) as part of the EU’s solidarity response with Ukraine, presented a set of...

May 12, 2022

More farm families to qualify for higher education grants – IFA

More farm families to qualify for higher education grants – IFA

爱尔兰农民的Association (IFA) has reminded farm families that the deadline to apply for higher education supports is approaching....

May 11, 2022

ICMSA: Lakeland sets benchmark with April base milk price

ICMSA: Lakeland sets benchmark with April base milk price

The Irish Creamery Milk Suppliers’ Association (ICMSA) has welcomed the decision by Lakeland Dairies to increase its April base milk...

May 11, 2022

Aontú calls for ‘immediate intervention’ on inflation crisis

Aontú calls for ‘immediate intervention’ on inflation crisis

Aontú representative for East Cork Paddy Scully, has called for action to address the inflation crisis in the agricultural sector,...

May 10, 2022

Former IFA president Downey to head new Fine Gael agriculture forum

Former IFA president Downey to head new Fine Gael agriculture forum

Former president of the Irish Farmers’ Association (IFA) Eddie Downey has been chosen to head a new forum within Fine...

May 9, 2022

IFA to engage with more processors in bid to boost pig price

IFA to engage with more processors in bid to boost pig price

The chair of the Irish Farmers’ Association (IFA) Pigs Committee is hoping to meet with more secondary processors in a...

May 6, 2022

Call for minister to support struggling dairy farmers

Call for minister to support struggling dairy farmers

爱尔兰农民的Association (IFA) has called on Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine Charlie McConalogue to support dairy...

May 6, 2022

ICMSA: ‘Absolute scope’ for base milk price in excess of 50c/L

ICMSA: ‘Absolute scope’ for base milk price in excess of 50c/L

The Irish Creamery Milk Suppliers’ Association (ICMSA) Dairy chair is predicting base milk prices to break the historic 50c/L barrier...

May 6, 2022

Review on green diesel relief for contractors due in Q3

Review on green diesel relief for contractors due in Q3

The review into providing agricultural contractors with a similar status to farmers regarding the relief on green diesel carbon tax...

May 5, 2022

Independent Farmers brand silage support scheme “an insult”

Independent Farmers brand silage support scheme “an insult”

The Independent Farmers Organisation of Ireland has said that the government’s proposed silage support scheme totally ignores the reality of the...

May 5, 2022

Claim Ulster Bank exit causing stress for farmers

Claim Ulster Bank exit causing stress for farmers

爱尔兰农民的Association (IFA) is set to meet with Ulster Bank representatives today (Thursday, May 5) to discuss the...

May 5, 2022

Green Cert placement review recommends student allowance increase

Green Cert placement review recommends student allowance increase

A full review of the Green Cert farm placement will include a recommendation to increase the allowance given to students,...

2022年5月4日

Solar energy provides ‘practical option’ to aid agriculture – ISEA

Solar energy provides ‘practical option’ to aid agriculture – ISEA

The Irish Solar Energy Association (ISEA) has told TDs and senators that solar “provides a practical option to aid agriculture”...

2022年5月4日

Fine Gael to hold conference on agriculture and rural development

Fine Gael to hold conference on agriculture and rural development

Fine Gael is holding a one-day conference this weekend on matters relating to agriculture and rural development, aiming to support...

2022年5月4日

Solar energy for agri sector to be focus of Oireachtas Committee

Solar energy for agri sector to be focus of Oireachtas Committee

The Joint Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine will meet this evening (Wednesday, May 4) to discuss solar energy...

2022年5月4日