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Following today’s Beef Taskforce meeting, IFA President Tim Cullinan acknowledged moves to address concerns raised by IFA.

Prices reported as quoted or paid to IFA Members. Strong factory demand this week. Steer base €3.60 – 3.65/kg. Heifer base €3.60 – 3.70/kg. Young Bulls R/U €3.40- €3.70kg. Cows €3.00/3.50/kg. In-spec bonus 20c/kg for under 30 months and 8c/kg for 30 to 36 months. 12c/kg bonus for under 30 month steers and heifers grading […]

2020 ANC Payments The rollout of ANC payments to 86,000 farmers commenced this week. The payments currently issuing are an 85% advance payment and the balancing 15% will be paid out in December. Farmers who do not currently meet the annual average stocking density of 0.15LU per forage hectare have until December 31st, 2020 to […]

IFA President Tim Cullinan and Livestock Chairman Brendan Golden will meet the Department of Agriculture today to discuss the PGI application for ‘Irish Grass-fed beef’. ‘We wrote to Minister McConalogue last week seeking an assurance that he would engage with IFA and farmers before lodging any PGI application with the EU. The Minister gave us […]

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