Grain Committee

Mark Browne

Chairman IFA National Grain Committee

087 2703585 info@ifa.ie

Max Potterton

Policy Executive

01 426 0389 maxpotterton@ifa.ie

About the Grain Committee

  • The National Grain Committee represents Ireland’s 13,000 cereal growers.
  • Its members are elected by IFA’s 25 county executives
  • The most important issues include feed grains, peas, beans and oilseed prices and malting barley premium.
  • The Committee was instrumental in developing price risk management tools for malting barley growers to minimise grain price volatility.

National Grain Committee

ROLE & COUNTYNAMEMOBILE NO.
CHAIRMAN:Mark Browne087 2703585
VICE-C’MANKieran McEvoy086 6036352
CARLOW:George Hatton087 2527285
CORK (W):David O’Brien086 8554026
CORK (N):Paul O’Brien086 3066767
CORK (C):John Jeffrey086 8558303
DONEGAL:Peter Lynch087 4198978
DUBLIN:Patrick Dehaene087 2595722
GALWAY:Mervyn Cooke087 2700876
KERRY:Kevin Leahy087 7837447
KILDARE:Robert Chambers086 3895975
KILKENNY:Edward Delahunty086 2750398
LONGFORD:Anthony Reynolds086 8548115
LOUTH:Michael Kiernan086 2523609
LAOIS:Kieran McEvoy086 6036352
MAYO:James Murray087 9803090
MEATH:Dermot Ward087 6788899
MONAGHAN:Mark Joseph Gillanders086 8258405
OFFALY:Joe Bracken086 2521704
ROSCOMMON:Michael Beattie087 9793900
TIPP. NTH:Philip Tierney087 6898901
TIPP. STH:Gavin Delany086 2678746
WATERFORD:William (Bill) Shanahan086 2605186
WESTMEATH:Chris Dolan085 8775179
WEXFORD 1:Isaac Wheelock086 2629034
WEXFORD 2:John Murphy087 2028148
WICKLOW:James Hill086 2622834
(Peas & Beans)Brian Lazenby087 9508146