Agriculture sector going through ‘challenging times’ - Taoiseach
Barry Murphy
Taoiseach Micheál Martin commented on how resilient the farming sector has been during the pandemic.
5 May 2022 News
Government won't 100% mitigate impact of farm income loss – Taoiseach
An Taoiseach Micheál Martin says his Government is “working on a number of fronts” to support farmers and will continue to work with farm organisations to do so.
6 April 2022 News
No decision on co-financing of €16m fund – Taoiseach
Minister McConalogue and the rest of the Government are currently examining ways to best mobilise this support as soon as possible, An Taoiseach has said.
Black and white beef in Berlin
The Dealer was interested to note the menu from the Taoiseach’s working lunch in Berlin.
23 February 2022 Dealer
Government goes global for St Patrick’s Day
The Minister for Foreign Affairs is the Minister for being Home Alone as the cabinet take to the skies for the national holiday.
16 February 2022 Dealer
Ministers now ‘answerable’ on carbon emissions – An Taoiseach
An Taoiseach Micheál Martin has warned that carbon emissions ceilings will be set for the agricultural sector “over the coming weeks”.
8 February 2022 News
The 67th Irish Farmers Association AGM
The 67th Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the Irish Farmers Association (IFA) was held in The Round Room at the Mansion House in Dublin last week.
2 February 2022 Community
Steaks on Fire at Mansion House
Those attending the IFA AGM last week enjoyed a sit down meal in Dublin’s city centre.
2 February 2022 Dealer
Opinion: harsh realities at virtual meeting, home truths in the Mansion House
If 2022 is the year that farming faces its crossroads on the road to sustainability, how do we factor in unsustainable input prices?
29 January 2022 Opinion
IFA AGM: Government will ‘stand behind farmers’ – An Taoiseach
An Taoiseach joined the IFA AGM, where he highlighted the crucial role agriculture will have in reaching climate targets.
27 January 2022 News
COVID-19 physical distancing rules at marts scrapped
Marts are set for a return to normal service, with mart canteens set to make a return with full service and the requirement for physical distancing removed.
21 January 2022 News
Ploughing 'set' for full Ratheniska return this September
The National Ploughing Association has announced that dates have been set for the national ploughing championships later this year.
19 January 2022 News