29 04 2017
More than 600 farmers will pack into Goffs in Kildare tomorrow at the beginning of an important week for IFA’s Brexit campaign. EU Commissioner for Agriculture Phil Hogan will hear a clear message on the outcome needed from the negotiations for the farming and food sectors.
06 04 2016
IFA National Chairman Jer Bergin this week wrote to An Taoiseach Enda Kenny to express serious concerns about the engagement between EU and Mercosur negotiators in Brussels this Friday and the imminent exchange of offers between both sides.
Speaking at the IFA Executive Council today, the Taoiseach Enda Kenny told the IFA Sheep Chairman John Lynskey that the IFA case for €20 per ewe, and pursuing a successful outcome to the EU Sheep Reflection Group set up by Commissioner Hogan, were realistic.