IFA President Joe Healy has welcomed the publication of Project Ireland 2040, and the focus the plan places on the development and regeneration of rural Ireland.
IFA National Hill Committee Chairman Flor McCarthy has welcomed the commitment given by Minister for Rural Affairs, Michael Ring to extend the number of walks covered by The Walks Scheme.
The National Planning Framework is due to be officially launched by Government tomorrow, along with the State’s ten year capital investment plan.
It has been confirmed today that Ireland has been formally granted a ‘derogation’ under the Nitrates Directive from the EU Commission.
IFA met the Department of Transport today (Fri) to re-state its opposition to ‘NCT-style’ testing for tractors.