Beef Plan Movement

An Bord Pleanála accused of dragging its heels on Banagher meat plant

An Bord Pleanála accused of dragging its heels on Banagher meat plant

Beef Plan Movement (BPM) has expressed deep concern regarding delays associated with the proposed new meat plant development in Banagher...

March 25, 2022

Beef Plan claims Commercial Beef Value tool could be improved

Beef Plan claims Commercial Beef Value tool could be improved

Beef Plan Movement (BPM) has welcomed the recent launch of a new Commercial Beef Value (CBV) tool but added that...

March 4, 2022

BPM calls for more information on dropped calves

BPM calls for more information on dropped calves

Beef Plan Movement (BPM) is calling for more information to be made available on dropped calves at time of sale...

March 1, 2022

Beef Plan Movement criticises media’s profiling of Irish livestock sector

Beef Plan Movement criticises media’s profiling of Irish livestock sector

The media’s profiling of the Irish livestock sector has been criticised by vice-chair of the Beef Plan Movement (BPM), John...

February 14, 2022

Changes to slurry spreading periods described as ‘adding extra cost’

Changes to slurry spreading periods described as ‘adding extra cost’

According to the Beef Plan Movement (BPM), the further tightening of the window for slurry spreading is unnecessary. BPM’s, Eamon...

December 20, 2021

Carbon calculation must count the true emissions figures – Beef Plan

Carbon calculation must count the true emissions figures – Beef Plan

Beef Plan Movement chair, Eamon Corley believes that in order for any carbon calculation within the industry to be correct,...

November 15, 2021

Beef Plan Movement argues for €5/kg beef price to cover costs

Beef Plan Movement argues for €5/kg beef price to cover costs

The Beef Plan Movement (BPM) has said that it is deeply concerned by recent discussions regarding a reduction in Ireland’s...

October 29, 2021

Beef Plan Movement meets agriculture minister over CAP

Beef Plan Movement meets agriculture minister over CAP

Representatives of Beef Plan Movement (BPM) met with agriculture minister, Charlie McConalogue, earlier this week to discuss future Common Agricultural...

September 17, 2021

Beef Plan Movement wants equal treatment for the suckler beef farmer

Beef Plan Movement wants equal treatment for the suckler beef farmer

A move to set a limit on herd size over the next Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) reference period will have...

September 10, 2021

Beef Plan Movement wants hedgerows monetised for farmers

Beef Plan Movement wants hedgerows monetised for farmers

With the closed period for hedge cutting having ended on August 31, the Beef Plan Movement (BPM) has highlighted the...

September 6, 2021

Beef Plan Movement calls for €300/head subsidy for suckler sector

Beef Plan Movement calls for €300/head subsidy for suckler sector

Beef Plan Movement (BPM) is looking for significant steps to be taken before livestock farmers are asked to commit to...

August 23, 2021

Beef Plan Movement welcomes carbon changes to Climate Action Bill

Beef Plan Movement welcomes carbon changes to Climate Action Bill

The Beef Plan Movement (BPM) has welcomed environment minister Eamon Ryan’s decision to accept two amendments to the Climate Action...

July 5, 2021

Could new feed additives solve the methane conundrum?

Could new feed additives solve the methane conundrum?

The climate change submission to government by Ireland’s Beef Plan Movement (BPM) highlights the use of new feed additives as...

June 10, 2021

Beef Plan Movement members ‘vote to rebrand’

Beef Plan Movement members ‘vote to rebrand’

Members of the Beef Plan Movement have held a vote to “rebrand” the group at a virtual meeting this evening...

May 15, 2021

Beef Plan co-founders Corley and Doyle host ‘AGM’

Beef Plan co-founders Corley and Doyle host ‘AGM’

The co-founders of the Beef Plan Movement, Eamon Corley and Hugh Doyle, hosted a meeting last Thursday (May 6) which...

May 11, 2021

Beef Plan members flag accounts with Revenue Commissioners

Beef Plan members flag accounts with Revenue Commissioners

Some members of the Beef Plan Movement have contacted the Revenue Commissioners to highlight what they regard as issues in...

January 22, 2021

Beef Plan members plan for ‘inaugural AGM’ in May

Beef Plan members plan for ‘inaugural AGM’ in May

Members of the Beef Plan Movement have said that they plan to hold an ‘inaugural AGM’ on Saturday, May 15....

January 19, 2021

3rd new director appointed to Beef Plan

3rd new director appointed to Beef Plan

Documents submitted to the Companies Registration Office (CRO) show that a third new director has been appointed to the Beef...

January 19, 2021