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Frank Brady wins IFA regional election
Caitríona Morrissey
The IFA described the voting system as modelled on the postal vote used for Seanad Éireann elections.
29 November 2021 News
Debates kick off ahead of IFA regional elections
The debates will give county officers and branch delegates in each of the seven county executives in the region the opportunity to hear from the two candidates, says the IFA.
15 September 2021 Dealer
IFA elections are a challenge for leadership
Mid-term elections for national officers are an unnecessary distraction for the IFA. The fact that the national officer's terms have fallen out of sync makes it even more disruptive.
Department flexibility on TB testing under Leavel 5 addresses farmers’ concerns
IFA animal health chair Pat Farrell has welcomed the Department of Agriculture’s understanding of farmers’ concerns in the new TB testing protocols in Level 5.
28 October 2020 Community
Can Cullinan win back the west?
While the turnout for the IFA elections are high for a representative association, the decline in active participation in the west of Ireland is a concern.
25 December 2019 Dealer
Farmer Writes: an important display of democracy
The next IFA presidential team has to hit the ground running and tackle the many challenges facing farmers, writes Bill O'Keeffe.
18 December 2019 Farmer Writes
Watch: next IFA president to be elected today
There are three candidates in the IFA presidential election; John Coughlan, Tim Cullinan and Angus Woods, with the winner revealed on this evening.
16 December 2019 News
The Big Dealer: Mr cattle tags steps down at Mullinahone
Industry figures on the move, Mr cattle tags retires, IFA holds AGM in the UK, Scottish tractors grind to a halt, putting the Bó in banking and much more in this week's Big Dealer.
6 December 2019 Dealer
IFA elections to be closest in a generation
With little over a week left for voting in the IFA elections, both remain too close to call.
4 December 2019 News
IFA hustings: lively night In Leitrim for IFA candidates
The Carrick-on-Shannon hustings for Leitrim, Roscommon and Sligo saw the IFA elections finally come to life, as a big crowd challenged the candidates.
7 November 2019 News
Presidential candidates clash on beef in Cork
Well in excess of 200 people attended the Cork hustings in Oriel House Hotel, Ballincollig, Co Cork, for the IFA elections for the positions of president and deputy president.
25 October 2019 News
Three candidates nominated for IFA president
Coughlan, Cullinan and Woods nominated to run for IFA presidency with two candidates vying for the position of deputy.
2 October 2019 News