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Letter responding to comments from Commissioner Wojciechowski
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Open letter to European Commissioner for Agriculture, Janusz Wojciechowski - Mark Connors, IFA dairy chair.
29 June 2022 News
Opportunity in CAP’s midterm review - Fischler
Former European Commissioner for Agriculture Franz Fischler joined IFA president Tim Cullinan, and others, for a panel discussion at the Irish Farmers Journal Future of Europe conference on Friday.
10 June 2022 News
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.
Confusion over EU Commission’s lump sum payment proposal
Proposed payments of up to €15,000 for farmers and up to €100,000 for small and medium enterprises has generated much discussion but the devil is in the detail regarding the funding source.
25 May 2022 Schemes
Commissioner Wojciechowski to address world potato congress in Dublin
The 11th World Potato Congress is taking place in the RDS from 30 May to 2 June.
16 May 2022 News
Irish farmers concerned about future input cost increases
Galway IFA chair Anne Mitchell expressed the IFA’s support for the people of Ukraine, especially the farming community.
9 March 2022 News
Discussion needed on value we put on food – McGuinness
There will be parts of society that will find it very difficult if they have to pay more for energy and more for food, Mairead McGuinness has said.
9 March 2022 News
Don’t take food for granted – McGuinness on war in Ukraine
Commissioner McGuinness said that the real concern is that if Ukraine does not plant because of the war, it will have a big impact on global supplies.
4 March 2022 News
Language demonising red meat not appropriate – McConalogue
European Commissioner for Agriculture Janusz Wojciechowski said that food marketing should encourage the shift to a more plant-based diet with less red and processed meat.
21 February 2022 News