Statement on the death of Alan Gillis, former President, IFA
Letters to the Editor
Tribute to Alan Gillis, former IFA President. May he rest in peace - John Bruton, former Taoiseach
7 May 2022 News
Agriculture sector going through ‘challenging times’ - Taoiseach
Taoiseach Micheál Martin commented on how resilient the farming sector has been during the pandemic.
6 May 2022 News
Taoiseach unveils €4m expansion at Wexford’s Killowen Farm
A new €4m expansion at Killowen Farm will see the yoghurt producer grow its cream cheese production.
Government won't 100% mitigate impact of farm income loss – Taoiseach
An Taoiseach Micheál Martin says his Government is “working on a number of fronts” to support farmers and will continue to work with farm organisations to do so.
5 May 2022 News
Tánaiste and Ryan riding 'merry-go-round of contradictions' on turf ban
Sinn Féin leader Mary Lou McDonald said that the ban on turf would punish people who have no other alternative to heat their homes other than home heat heating oil.
26 April 2022 News
Climate Change Advisory Council critical of Government energy policy
The council supports the Government’s current carbon tax plans, including using the revenue generated to invest in sustainable agriculture.
19 April 2022 News
Carbon tax increase will ‘add fuel to fire’ for farmers – Jackie Cahill TD
Farmers and agricultural contractors are at their wits end on whether they can get books balanced and stay afloat, says Jackie Cahill TD.
7 April 2022 News
No decision on co-financing of €16m fund – Taoiseach
Minister McConalogue and the rest of the Government are currently examining ways to best mobilise this support as soon as possible, An Taoiseach has said.
6 April 2022 News
Black and white beef in Berlin
The Dealer was interested to note the menu from the Taoiseach’s working lunch in Berlin.
23 February 2022 Dealer
The 67th Irish Farmers Association AGM
The 67th Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the Irish Farmers Association (IFA) was held in The Round Room at the Mansion House in Dublin last week.
2 February 2022 Community
Quotes from the 2022 IFA AGM
With the Taoiseach and Minister McConalogue in the room, a wide range of topics were raised from the floor.
2 February 2022 News
Editorial: Sinn Féin abandons Northern Ireland farmers
The behaviour of Sinn Féin towards farmers in Northern Ireland (NI) has been shocking. Farmers south of the border should take note.
2 February 2022 Editorial