IFA and Macra na Feirme news and events.

Macra rebrand – your club, your people
The unveiling of the Macra rebrand was held at the National Ploughing Championships.
28 September 2022 Community
Macra na Feirme announces a rebrand
Macra is now the new name from Macra na Feirme.
31 August 2022 Community
Irish dairy – a world leader in nutritious, sustainable food
The Food Vision Dairy Group is looking at proposals which will have potentially significant implications for the future of dairy farming in Ireland.
FBD Farm Skills final 2022
In an epic display of skill and stamina, Rathdowney Macra sealed the win in the FBD Farm Skills Final at the Tullamore Show on Sunday 14 August.
31 August 2022 Community
Banteer member crowned International Miss Macra 2022
Amanda O'Sullivan takes over from Miss Macra 2019 Margaret Byrne of Carlow who had reigned for three years due to COVID-19.
24 August 2022 Community
Rural Youth Europe Rally 2022
This year's Rural Youth Europe rally was hosted by Germany.
17 August 2022 Community
Increased organic payment rates are a positive step
The current payment rates are not enough to encourage farmers to convert.
3 August 2022 Community
The Macra Rally returns
The Rally is the biggest event in the Macra calendar.
3 August 2022 Community
International Miss Macra Festival launched
The event will take place over the August bank holiday weekend.
27 July 2022 Community
Minister McConalogue must administer €20m fund for Irish aquaculture
The measure will be financed under the Brexit Adjustment Reserve fund.
27 July 2022 Community
2022 celebrates the European Year of Youth (EYY)
On Tuesday 28 June, the National Youth Council of Ireland hosted the event Young Voices – Getting serious about Sustainability.
20 July 2022 Community
Agriculture and Food Supply Chain bill must be strengthened with legislation
The IFA president called for stiffer sanctions in the way of fines to be set in place.
20 July 2022 Community