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IFA National Sheep Chairman Sean Dennehy said lamb prices are rising as factories struggle to get supplies to meet strong demand.

IFA Sean Dennehy said Garda statistics showing nearly 50 dog attacks on sheep since March proves that dog owners continue to act in an irresponsible manner. “These statistics highlight two clear issues, irresponsible dog ownership and the magnitude of the problem of dog attacks on sheep.” Despite repeated appeals, he said dog owners refuse to […]

Cattle Prices, EU Meat market Observatory, Beef Taskforce and Lamb Prices.  Cattle Prices need to rise. IFA said this week farmers selling finished cattle should demand higher beef prices as all the market factors show the factories can pay more. Prices in our main export market in the UK have increased by 44c/kg since April […]

IFA National Sheep Chairman Sean Dennehy said the factories were over the top with their drive to pull lamb prices. He said market demand for lamb is very strong and the factories can pay a lot more than their low quoted prices.

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