Potato Committee

Thomas McKeown

Chairman IFA Potato Committee

087-2625832 info@ifa.ie

Niamh Brennan

Policy Executive

01-4260336 niamhbrennan@ifa.ie

About the Potato Committee

  • The National Potato Committee represents Ireland’s 600 commercial potato growers.
  • It’s members are elected by IFA’s County Executives where potatoes are produced.
  • It’s most important issues include potato prices, input costs, potato farmers’ incomes, retailer activity, industry developments and the Bord Bia quality assurance scheme.

Potato Committee

ROLE & COUNTYNAMEMOBILE
CHAIRMANThomas McKeown087 2625831
CARLOW
CORK (N)Colin Buttimer087 1449094
CORK (C)John Griffin087 6876293
DONEGAL – 1William Monagle086 8525137
DONEGAL – 2Jimmy Rankin087 2571835
DUBLINDavid Garrigan086 8553581
GALWAYJohn Stephens0868439308
KERRYBridget O’Connor087 2680258
KILDAREBart Maertens087 6780990
KILKENNYJohn Doody086 1903350
LOUTHBrendan Lynch086 8395494
MEATH – 1Thomas McKeown087 2625831
MEATH – 2Barry Mitchell087 2986626
MEATH – 3Andrew Sheridan086 8307599
OFFALYShane Howell086 3018525
TIPP.NORTHMichael Healy087 260 4271
WEXFORDSean Ryan087 2379748
WICKLOWTom Delahunt087 9878428