Ahead of the next meeting of the Department of Agriculture’s Fodder Action Group in Sligo tomorrow, IFA Deputy President Richard Kennedy said any transport support scheme the Minister puts in place will have to be practical and effective in dealing with the crisis.
13 11 2017
An IFA delegation led by President Joe Healy met with Andrew Doyle, Minister of State for Agriculture, in the north-west last weekend to make a strong case for a fodder aid package for farmers struggling with difficulties this winter.
24 10 2017
IFA President Joe Healy said Taoiseach Leo Varadkar’s first visit to France today to meet President Emmanuel Macron is an opportunity to discuss the Mercosur negotiations and strongly support the tough stance taken by President Macron.
23 08 2017
Speaking from the Virginia Dairy Show today, IFA President Joe Healy said real solutions and compromise will be required in the Brexit negotiations to safeguard the vitally important cross-border agriculture trade on the island of Ireland.