15 Feb 2018
IFA & COILLTE MEET ON FARM PARTNERSHIPSForestry
The IFA National Farm Forestry Committee met with representatives from Coillte in the Irish Farm Centre this week to discuss issues that were affecting farmers with farm partnership agreements.
IFA National Farm Forestry Chairman Pat Collins said it was a constructive meeting to address farmers’ concerns and to ensure better communication with their farmer partners.
“There was genuine engagement from Coillte and a commitment to work with IFA to resolve the issues.”
It was agreed that IFA and Coillte would meet again shortly to continue discussions to agree principles under which these matters will be addressed and to provide clarity to the farmers involved.