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Factories cut beef prices to €3.80/kg
Paul Mooney
Factories point to sterling weakness but the heavy rain and higher numbers of beef cattle are factors.
28 June 2017 News
IFA raises concerns on Dawn/Dunbia deal
Competition body must guarantee there will be full competition for farmers' cattle and sheep, Joe Healy warns.
8 February 2017 News
Rising fertiliser prices threaten farm incomes
Farmers protest at Irish Yara plant, COPA/COGECA raises price issue with Phil Hogan in Brussels.
Straw shortage confirmed in survey of growers
Loss of straw and grain in worst affected counties averages €14,700 per grower.
21 December 2016 News
Healy gives broad welcome to Budget 2017
Measures will help farmers facing difficult cashflow this year says IFA president.
12 October 2016 News
No EID tagging in new sheep scheme - IFA
The IFA is calling on Minister Michael Creed to ensure the existing derogation on EID for lambs continues and EID is not included in the upcoming sheep scheme.
13 July 2016 News
Healy and Hogan go face to face (on farm incomes)
IFA President in Brussels on Thursday to highlight the severity of crisis.
25 May 2016 News