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Cow permit proposals would force some farmers out - MEP
Noel Bardon
MEP Billy Kelleher's comments come less than a week after Ireland joined many other member states in calling on the Commission to change its plan at the EU's council of farm ministers.
22 September 2022 News
‘Full weight of the law’ needed for Limerick calf case – Kelleher
There should be a full criminal investigation into the discovery of a large number of dead calves on a Limerick farm this month, says one of the area’s MEPs.
2 August 2022 News
It's time for ‘serious investment’ in anaerobic digestion - MEP
MEP Billy Kelleher has said that more than a pilot project is needed to develop anaerobic digestion, as it is a tried and tested technology.
Policymakers’ mindset has shifted towards food security – MEP
MEP Billy Kelleher has said that Europe has refocused on the need to remain conscious of food security when debating environmental policy.
MEPs seek solutions from Brussels for State's forestry ‘failures’
The Commissioner for Agriculture has been urged to open an investigation into the failures of the current forestry regime.
10 June 2022 News