Editorial: is a suckler reduction scheme on the cards?
In this week's editorial, Justin McCarthy looks at the Taoiseach's commitment to Irish agriculture and questions whether dairy farmers are getting enough of the infant formula profit share.
Spring to put the spring back into farmers' steps
The past four months has certainly helped reduce the physical and mental pressure on farmers and put a good foundation in place for the year ahead.
Brexit gets the blame as farmers feel the cuts
In this week's editorial, Justin McCarthy examines the Brexit frustration being felt by farmers and the sugar crisis in Europe.
Increase lower level payments but no BPS cuts – IFA manifesto
Former farmers' leasing entitlements need further evaluation says the IFA, which is also target independently wealthy BPS beneficiaries.