Posts Tagged: IFA

Coveney must act on cattle prices, IFA

The Irish Farmers Association (IFA) is calling on Minister for Agriculture, Simon Coveney, to bring in the meat factories and challenge them on their…
How can we build on the IFA beef protests?

COMMENT: The Irish Farmers Association’s (IFA) decision to take farmers on to the streets yesterday certainly succeeded in highlighting the pressure on beef producer incomes…
The IFA has every right to protest

COMMENT: The Irish Farmers Association (IFA) has been left with no option but to picket the meat plants tomorrow, given the disgraceful treatment meted…
IFA welcomes CAP announcement

IFA President Eddie Downey has said the Government’s announcement on its commitment to national co-financing for the next CAP Rural Development Programme is…
New IFA sheep chairman

Mayo farmer John Lynskey has been elected chairman of the Irish Farmers Association (IFA) National Sheep Committee at a meeting this week. He…