Irish Farmers Journal news correspondent and tillage farmer Pat O'Toole looks at the proposal to cut part-time farmers' payments.
By Pat O'Toole on 22 October 2017
A draft of the Commissioner's CAP proposals for 2020 suggests a 'mark 2' version of the current CAP rather than radical reform. Phelim O'Neill takes a closer look.
By Phelim O'Neill on 21 October 2017
On his visit to the Ploughing, the European Commissioner for Agriculture said a trade deal with South America would include beef, but standards and the impact of Brexit would be taken into account.
By Thomas Hubert on 21 September 2017
The next Common Agricultural Policy must provide a reduction in red-tape for farmers as set out by the current simplification agenda, according to Fianna Fáil’s CAP document.
By Amy Forde on 20 September 2017
The lack of transparency in terms of margins and prices throughout the food supply chain does not make the playing field even, IFA's chief economist Rowena Dwyer has said.
By Amy Forde on 11 September 2017
Farmer expressed their concerns with Minister for Agriculture Michael Creed at an on-farm information meeting in Mullingar on Friday evening.
By Anthony Jordan on 02 September 2017
An Taoiseach Leo Varadkar made his first direct address to farmers at Iverk Show on Saturday.
By Caitríona Morrissey on 27 August 2017
Should happy farmers be the goal or the by-product of CAP reform, asks Kieran Sullivan.
By Kieran Sullivan on 22 August 2017