Those who depend on Northern Ireland farmers for their livelihood in the border region are more worried about the UK’s farm policy after CAP than hard borders or exchange rates.
By Thomas Hubert on 23 June 2017
We should not go back to feeding ruminants meat and bone meal but science has given us a lot of options – we must use them.
By Matt Dempsey on 22 June 2017
Details of CAP payments published by the Department of Agriculture reveal how much processors got paid last year to store the overhang of milk and pigmeat resulting from the oversupply crisis.
By Thomas Hubert on 05 June 2017
The European young farmers organisation CEJA has published its position paper on the reform of the Common Agricultural Policy.
By Odile Evans on 19 May 2017
A new report commissioned by the European Environmental Bureau (EEB) and BirdLife Europe has found that an overhaul of farm policy is crucial for the EU to meet sustainable development goals.
By Amy Forde on 11 May 2017
Emmanuel Macron’s victory safeguards core European policies and favours free trade, but adds another voice to the EU’s hard line on Brexit.
By Thomas Hubert on 07 May 2017
In this week's podcast, we discuss the proposal to ban splash plates, calf prices and Glanbia's restructuring proposal – and visit a shopkeeper who has sold the Irish Farmers Journal for 64 years.
By Thomas Hubert on 10 May 2017
Have you missed out on any of the top stories today? Catch up with the top five stories from www.farmersjournal.ie today, Wednesday 3 May 2017.
By Odile Evans on 03 May 2017
Just 1,609 responses to the European Commission's public consultation on the future of agricultural policy came from Ireland, with most contributions across the EU coming from non-farmers.
By Thomas Hubert on 03 May 2017
Brussels insight: Germany and France dominate the 120,000 responses to CAP received so far.
By Phelim O'Neill on 20 April 2017