Hill Farming Committee

Flor McCarthy

Chairman Hill Farming Committee

087-9892936 info@ifa.ie

Denis Griffin

Senior Policy Executive

01-4260336 denisgriffin@ifa.ie

About the Hill Farming Committee

  • The Hill Farmers Committee represents 20,000 hill farmers.
  • The main objective to the Committee is to improve farm income and to seek supports through various measures which are necessary to sustain in these difficult areas.
  • The membership of the Committee is drawn from those counties that have a high proportion of hill land.
  • The Committee deals with all aspects of CAP both Pillar I and Pillar II as it affects hill farmers.
  • It is also involved in the recreational use of hill land mainly through the walks scheme and through involvement with Comhairle na Tuaithe.

Hill Farming Committee 2020

CHAIRMAN:Flor McCarthy086 2612989
CO-OPTED NMAMichael Biggins087 2895966
CLAREStephen Walsh087 6303046
CONNEMARAEamon Nee087 9334642
Cork (W)Neilie O’Leary086 8226784
DONEGALBernard C. Duffy087 2545795
KERRYPat O’Shea086 1738187
KILDARE / WEST WICKLOWDenis Halpin087 2988557
LEITRIMPadraig McGowan086 8046458
LOUTHPeter Shields087 2685801
MAYOThomas Mulchrone Jnr.087 1343305
SLIGOBenedict Gallagher087 9905123
WATERFORD / SOUTH TIPPPeter Hennessy087 9612531
WICKLOWPeter Murphy086 8229882
WEXFORDGabriel O’Neill086 8139795