Suckler cow conference taking place in Mayo
Conor Sampson spoke to John Noonan ahead of Teagasc's suckler cow conference, taking place at the Breaffy House hotel on 12 February at 7pm.
Crunch week for €100m beef fund
The next few days will be crucial, after Minister for Agriculture Michael Creed called for a package of support from the European Commission for Irish beef farmers following €100m of Brexit-related losses.
Factories and farmers compete for Brexit cash
Calls for financial assistance accusations of price-fixing and attacks on dairy beef dominated an Oireachtas hearing this week.
Listen: 'factories are bleeding us dry' – frustrated farmers vent their anger
A Laois IFA meeting in Portlaoise to discuss the current income crisis on beef farms saw plenty of anger and frustration levelled at beef factories for current prices, writes Adam Woods