07 07 2018
Commenting on the outcome of the Chequers meeting, IFA President Joe Healy said, “While there are some signs of movement by the British government on agriculture and food issues, the UK statement falls far short of the commitments and clarity required by Irish and EU farmers.
Speaking ahead of Sheep 2018 taking place in Athenry tomorrow, IFA President Joe Healy said IFA has made it very clear to Minister for Agriculture Michael Creed that sheep farmers are not prepared to carry the cost of EID.
02 07 2018
Addressing the National Economic Dialogue at Dublin Castle, IFA President Joe Healy said Budget 2019 must recognise that rural Ireland is trailing behind in terms of the economic recovery and provide additional support to farming, particularly the low-income sectors.