Grain Committee

Kieran McEvoy

Chair IFA National Grain Committee

086 6036352 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.
CHAIRKieran McEvoy086 6036352
VICE CHAIR
CARLOWGeorge Hatton087 2527285
CORK (W)David O’Brien086 8554026
CORK (N)Paul O’Brien086 3066767
CORK (C)John Jeffrey086 8558303
DONEGALPeter Lynch087 4198978
DUBLINPatrick Dehaene087 2595722
GALWAYMervyn Cooke087 2700876
KERRYKevin Leahy087 7837447
KILDAREJames Brennan 086 3347450
KILKENNYEdward Delahunty086 2750398
LONGFORDAnthony Reynolds086 8548115
LOUTHMichael Kiernan086 2523609
LAOISKieran McEvoy086 6036352
MAYOJames Murray087 9803090
MEATHDermot Ward087 6788899
MONAGHANMark Joseph Gillanders086 8258405
OFFALYJoe Bracken086 2521704
ROSCOMMONMichael Beattie087 9793900
TIPP. NTHPhilip Tierney087 6898901
TIPP. STHGavin Delany086 2678746
WATERFORDWilliam (Bill) Shanahan086 2605186
WESTMEATHChris Dolan085 8775179
WEXFORD 1Isaac Wheelock086 2629034
WEXFORD 2John Murphy087 2028148
WICKLOWJames Hill086 2622834
CO OPTEDMark Browne087 2703585
(Peas & Beans)Brian Lazenby087 9508146