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IFA President Joe Healy said other trade buyers must follow Dairygold’s prices for green grain, oilseed and protein for the 2017 harvest.

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IFA National Grain Committee Chairman Liam Dunne said farmer-owned co-ops must step up to the mark and lead the way in setting sustainable grain, oilseed and protein prices for growers this harvest.

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IFA President Joe Healy has called on the trade to support tillage famers with strong grain and protein prices this harvest.

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Despite weak international grain prices a prolonged and focused campaign by the IFA National Grain Committee has resulted in the majority of grain merchants and co-ops paying €129/t to €133/t for green barley (at 20% moisture exclusive of VAT) and €10/t over for green wheat.

This follows high-profile IFA protests at the ports of Foynes and Drogheda earlier this year, which highlighted the inferior quality of imported barley, in terms of bushel weight but more worryingly the level of contamination with weed seeds such as blackgrass and sterile brome.

IFA President Joe Healy reiterated the call on the trade to support tillage famers with a strong grain and protein price this harvest, at today’s IFA Executive Council.

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