02 10 2019
At a meeting in Brussels this week, IFA National Livestock Chairman Angus Woods was re-elected Chairman of the EU Commission Civil Dialogue Group on Animal Products.
20 06 2019
Following the passing of the EU regulation on the €100m Brexit beef fund in Brussels today, IFA President Joe Healy said Minister Creed must ensure the funding is paid out to the farmers who have incurred the losses and need it most, as soon as possible. He said the clearance of the regulation paves the way for the Department of Agriculture to pay out the funds to farmers.
The Irish Farmers’ Association has demanded that EU Trade Commissioner Cecelia Malmstrom take beef off the table in the EU/Mercosur negotiations.