07 04 2016
IFA National Chairman Jer Bergin is this week writing to the Agriculture Ministers in each of the 28 EU Member States calling for their support for IFA’s campaign to eliminate custom duties on fertiliser.
02 03 2016
IFA’s Inputs Project Team Chairman James McCarthy has reported a 20% fall in the cost of agricultural diesel in the most recent fuel price survey carried out by the Association. The current national average price is 51.16 cent per litre.
19 11 2015
Speaking from Brussels after a series of high-level meetings with the EU Commission, IFA Inputs Project Team Leader and Munster Regional Chairman James McCarthy said it is critical that the Commission takes action to address market concentration and the unbalanced power held by a small number of multinational input suppliers, particularly in the fertiliser industry.
06 10 2015
NO EXCUSE FOR ELECTRIC IRELAND AND SSE AIRTRICITY NOT TO IMMEDIATELY PASS BACK FULL COST SAVINGS TO CONSUMERSFarm Business & Credit, Farm Family, Inputs
06 10 2015
IFA Inputs Project Team Leader James McCarthy has said that compound feeds mills must reduce ration quotes to reflect falling international feed ingredient prices, many of which have moved lower in recent weeks.