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Letter about future CAP model
Letters to the Editor
"Money needs to be focused on the financially sensitive family farm - the guys and gals with muck under their fingernails." - Mark Connors, Co Waterford
Letter: 'Society would be hungry, naked and sober without farmers'
17 July 2024 Letters
Letter: 'Society would be hungry, naked and sober without farmers'
We must remind society about the role of farmers as food producers.
Letter on lack of guidance for Irish suckler farmers
10 July 2024 Letters
Letter on lack of guidance for Irish suckler farmers
"The NPWS grazes 16,000ha and An Taisce 2,000ha respectively in Donegal, solely by red deer." - Ger Roarty, Co Donegal
Letter on the topic of climate neutral Ireland
"Climate neutral Ireland article" - David Moore, Glencash Farm, Co Cork
10 July 2024 Letters
Letter about potential fines for farmers
"Unregistered fertiliser to incur €5,000 fine or more" - name and details with the editor
3 July 2024 Letters
Grange open day - farmer feedback
From the very first stand, we were again faced with the dire environmental consequences of our current farming methods - name and details with the editor.
3 July 2024 Letters
Letter about Irish butter market in US
"Why are dairy farmers sitting on their hands while their farmer board members are supporting this disgraceful state of affairs?" - Michael Drea, Kilcarrig, Bagenalstown, Co Carlow.
26 June 2024 Letters
Letter following article about payments to advisers
"I feel compelled to clarify the payments that we received." - Tom Canning, Tom Canning Agricultural Consultants, Farranadaly, Crossdoney, Co Cavan.
26 June 2024 Letters
Letter about research needed for upland farming
"More upland research needed on the island of Ireland" - Ger Roarty, Co Donegal.
26 June 2024 Letters
Extra NIEA money for prosecutions - Muir
More NIEA inspectors will help to deliver more prosecutions of polluters, Minister Muir has said.
26 June 2024 Northern Ireland
Letter about benefits of solar panels on farm buildings and land
"Solar allows farmers to be a part of the solution." - Conall Bolger, CEO, Irish Solar Energy Association (ISEA)
19 June 2024 Letters
Letter about Irish butter brands competing in the USA
"Of course I want to see more Irish butter command a premium price, but the question must be asked; 'Is this the best way to market Irish butter?' - Mike Magan, Killashee, Co Longford
19 June 2024 Letters