EID tag rules for marts will destroy lamb sales - ICOS
The majority of sheep marts will opt out of installing EID systems according to their representative organisation, ICOS.
Mandatory EID drives surge in demand for sheep tags
Liam Egan from Mullinahone Co-op says the company has recorded a major increase in sheep tags orders in the last week as farmers prepare for the introduction of full EID from 1 June.
Balancing Sheep Welfare Scheme payments to issue
On Thursday, Minister for Agriculture Michael Creed announced that balancing payments under the Sheep Welfare Scheme will issue.
IFA calls for 30c/kg sheep QA bonus
Sheep farmers' representatives met factory management in Co Wexford amid low lamb prices.