Weekly podcast: TDs on carbon targets and ACRES questions answered
Barry Murphy
Hear what your local TDs have to say about the emissions targets to be set for agriculture and how An Taisce has moved to legally challenge Ireland’s nitrates derogation.
1 July 2022 News
Farm orgs slam An Taisce's challenge to nitrates derogation
In an application made to the High Court in May, An Taisce is seeking to overturn Ireland's nitrates derogation.
29 June 2022 News
An Taisce challenges nitrates derogation
An Taisce is seeking to quash Ireland's Nitrates Action Programme and the nitrates derogation.
Supreme Court cheese plant decision clear and decisive
The grounds for appeal presented by An Taisce were all dismissed by the Supreme Court.
23 February 2022 News
Hurdles to jump on pathway to sustainability
The old song said ‘The cowboy and the farmer can’t be friends’. Can farmers and environmentalists agree a path on a pathway forward?
23 February 2022 Dealer
Colm McCarthy: significant victory in the Supreme Court for Glanbia
The Supreme Court decided that the parties would bear their own costs, not the normal routine in commercial litigation where the losing side pays the winner’s costs as well as their own.
23 February 2022 Opinion
A decisive outcome for Glanbia, but complex issues remain for Irish dairying
Following a two-year legal battle, Glanbia had its planning application upheld by the highest court in the land, but the case has cost the company in a number of ways.
19 February 2022 Opinion
Two-year court battle finally over for Glanbia
The plant, delayed for two years by the legal challenges from An Taisce, will be operational by 2024, says Glanbia.
16 February 2022 News
Glanbia cheese plant to begin production for 2024 season
Glanbia Ireland has said that the two-year delay on the proposed cheese plant in Kilkenny had very negative impacts on farm families.
16 February 2022 News
Supreme Court dismisses An Taisce appeal over Glanbia plant
The Supreme Court has dismissed An Taisce’s appeal against the granting of planning for the construction of a cheese plant in Belview, Co Kilkenny.
16 February 2022 News
An Taisce might do a Lidl research
An Taisce, the national trust, is looking to hire some people in the agricultural field.
9 February 2022 Dealer
Judgement reserved in An Taisce-Belview Supreme Court case
Amy Forde and Caitríona Morrissey report on the latest developments in the long-running saga surrounding the €140m proposed cheese plant.
14 January 2022 News