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Beef
Farm organisations rail against Food Vision beef report
Amy Forde
The INHFA has walked away from the Food Vision Beef and Sheep Group, while other farm organisations have expressed serious misgivings.
18 November 2022 News
IFA won’t sign up to Food Vision beef report
The IFA has called on Minister for Agriculture Charlie McConalogue to “get on the pitch” and “come clean” about his plans for the beef sector.
4 November 2022 News
Beef price must ‘move on’ for ‘lucrative Christmas market’- IFA
The Irish Farmers Association has called for beef prices to increase to €5.85 to €6.00/kg to reflect the value in the market.
Beef Trends: quotes bottom out
Adam Woods has the latest on this week’s mart trade, including details on this week’s quotes for finished cattle.
26 October 2022 Markets
Protests at discounters over failure to return price increase to farmers
IFA poultry vice chair Brendan Soden said egg producers are strongly considering not restocking their farms if failure to provide a viable income continues
5 October 2022 Community
McConalgue not fooling suckler and beef farmers – IFA
IFA livestock chair Brendan Golden has criticised the lack of supports provided for beef and suckler farmers in Budget 2023.
28 September 2022 News
Factory attempts to reduce beef prices ‘unacceptable’ – IFA
The IFA has called on Minister McConalogue to support the beef and suckler sectors in next week’s budget.
19 September 2022 News
Beef Trends: quotes steady despite factory threats
Adam Woods has the latest on this week’s beef trade, including the latest factory quotes for finished cattle.
14 September 2022 Markets
Confusion over suckler reduction scheme
The Dealer hears that talk of the proposed suckler reduction scheme has struck a nerve in farm organisations.
14 September 2022 Dealer
Quotes steady despite factory efforts to cut
Adam Woods has the latest on this week’s beef trade, including the latest factory quotes for finished animals.
12 September 2022 Markets
Irish farmers need Mercosur protections, not just new markets - IFA
The IFA has sought assurances from Minister McConalogue that Irish beef farmers will not be sacrificed to Mercosur in the EU marketplace.
1 September 2022 News
Beef Trends: kill up with prices steady
Adam Woods has the latest on this week’s beef trade, including the latest factory quotes for finished cattle.
31 August 2022 Markets