Laois man elected IFA livestock chair
Rachel Donovan
Hanrahan will succeed Mayo man Brendan Golden and will begin his term in January.
27 September 2023 Markets
Beef Trends: weather-induced beef trade wobble
Adam Woods has the latest on this week’s beef trade, including the latest factory quotes for finished animals.
25 September 2023 News
IFA calls on factories to do more on beef price
Although prices have increased in recent weeks, these are not keeping pace with prices in key markets and “must move further and faster”, according to the IFA.
Minister for Agriculture 'tone deaf' to needs of suckler farmers
The IFA has said that the closing date for applications to the National Beef Welfare Scheme (NBWS) being extended two weeks is not significant enough.
8 September 2023 News
Almost 8,000 applications lodged for new suckler scheme
Adam Woods has an update on applications for the new National Beef Welfare Scheme.
6 September 2023 Breeding & health
IBR testing in National Beef Welfare Scheme a 'serious mistake' - IFA
The IBR requirement is causing huge concern to farmers in addition to adding unnecessary and exorbitant costs to suckler farmers, the IFA has said.
30 August 2023 News
Beef prices still ‘not acceptable’ - IFA
Despite a small beef price increase, the IFA has hit out at factories for not giving more back to the farmer.
28 August 2023 News