The IFA has highlighted a series of unfair trading practices by retailers to the European Commission.
By Caitríona Morrissey on 17 November 2017
The European Commission’s public consultation on initiatives to improve the food supply chain is open until 17 November.
By Thomas Hubert on 10 November 2017
The UK will have higher environmental standards than the EU after Brexit, Defra Secretary Michael Gove has said.
By Peter McCann on 12 November 2017
Glyphosate vote, antibiotic use, beef markets, commonage plan flexibility.
By Contributor on 02 November 2017
A high powered delegation of Irish and Brussels officials were out inspecting farms this week.
By Caitríona Morrissey on 26 October 2017
IFA president Joe Healy has called on the Taoiseach to support the French prime minister who has warned against rushing into a trade deal with the South American countries.
By Contributor on 26 October 2017
The European Parliament has voted down a proposal from the European Commission to regulate those pesticides that may interfere with human hormones.
By Thomas Hubert on 04 October 2017
The IFA estimates that over 1,500 farmers joined forces to protest the Mercosur deal in Dublin this afternoon.
By Hannah Quinn Mulligan on 04 October 2017
President Juncker has announced that the UK is not ready to enter the second phase of negotiations.
By Hannah Quinn Mulligan on 03 October 2017
More than one third of skimmed milk powder (SMP) sold into EU intervention entered the scheme last week.
By Thomas Hubert on 05 October 2017
Dairy processors placed more skimmed milk powder (SMP) into intervention in the past week before the scheme's seasonal closure at the end of this month.
By Thomas Hubert on 21 September 2017
Former Taoiseach John Bruton writes exclusively for the Irish Farmers Journal on Euopean Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker's recent speech.
By Contributor on 21 September 2017