23 / 10 / 2017
IFA President Joe Healy said market demand for beef is very strong across our main export markets in the UK and Continental Europe and this must be reflected in higher prices on offer from the factories.
20 / 10 / 2017
IFA Farm Forestry Chairman Pat Collins has reminded forest owners approaching first thinning to apply for road funding to increase the value of their investment. This is despite the ongoing issues with the excessive red tape associated with the Forest Road scheme.
19 / 10 / 2017
IFA Deputy President Richard Kennedy has urged farmers who have had their power supply cut off due to storm damage to put safety first if seeking to install a temporary generator on their farm.
18 / 10 / 2017
IFA National Grain Committee Chairman Liam Dunne has strongly objected to plans by the Department of Transport to duplicate tractor safety laws imposed on farmers, by seeking to introduce a road worthiness test for tractors used for normal farming activities.