Macra na Feirme is calling for Young Farmers to be prioritised in the next CAP
By Hannah Quinn-Mulligan on 29 March 2018
IFA lobbies on CAP, timber prices on the up, dairy intervention and your chance to win in the IFA calendar competition.
By Contributor on 22 March 2018
The British Government is planning an 'agricultural transition' away from direct payments, while devolved administrations will be free to set their own policy.
By Thomas Hubert on 27 February 2018
Farmer views from the first Save Our Sucklers mart evening, held in Carndonagh Mart, Co Donegal.
By Ciarán Lenehan on 22 February 2018
EU agriculture ministers began discussions on the best ways of directing payments to those farmers who need them most this Monday.
By Thomas Hubert on 19 February 2018
Ciarán Lenehan examines two very different 2017 profit monitors from the BETTER farm beef programme.
By Ciarán Lenehan on 15 February 2018
Never before have such major challenges as Brexit, CAP, Mercosur and climate change converged in a single year, Joe Healy told the IFA AGM.
By Contributor on 18 January 2018
Annual direct supports to UK farmers may be less than half the £3.1bn promised by Defra secretary Michael Gove at the recent Oxford Farming Conference.
By Lorcan Allen on 13 January 2018
The UK Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, Michael Gove, spoke at the Oxford Farming Conference on Thursday morning.
By Odile Evans on 04 January 2018
Poor weather conditions continue to make out-wintering of livestock increasingly difficult. However, farmers must be careful to avoid cross compliance penalties.
By William Conlon on 04 January 2018