Commissioner Hogan

Commission president receives report from Hogan – but wants further clarification

Commission president receives report from Hogan – but wants further clarification

The president of the European Commission has received a report from Phil Hogan concerning his attendance at the Oireachtas Golf...

August 24, 2020

Hogan ‘not the person to defend Irish agri interests’ – Carthy

Hogan ‘not the person to defend Irish agri interests’ – Carthy

Critics have been “proven right” in claiming that European Commissioner for Agriculture and Rural Development Phil Hogan is “not the...

July 5, 2019

FF leader accuses Hogan of ‘playing politics’ with beef package

FF leader accuses Hogan of ‘playing politics’ with beef package

Fianna Fáil leader Micheál Martin has hit out at the European Commissioner for Agriculture and Rural Development Phil Hogan and accused...

May 24, 2019

Precision Agriculture Hub launched in ‘sunny south-east’

Precision Agriculture Hub launched in ‘sunny south-east’

A new digital innovation hub in Kilkenny can drive the digital transformation of Europe’s agri-food sector, boosting innovation and growth...

May 20, 2019

Hogan’s senior officials meet IFA to discuss beef package rollout

Hogan’s senior officials meet IFA to discuss beef package rollout

Senior officials, from the cabinet of European Commissioner for Agriculture and Rural Development Phil Hogan, have met with members of...

May 17, 2019

Creed addresses calls to publicise CAP analysis

Creed addresses calls to publicise CAP analysis

Responding to a call from the First Vice-President of the European Parliament, Mairead McGuinness, to release preliminary results of analysis...

May 3, 2019

Hogan addresses speculation on Irish beef support package

Hogan addresses speculation on Irish beef support package

The European Commissioner for Agriculture and Rural Development, Phil Hogan, has said that he “does not have any more money...

April 27, 2019

Hogan visits Beotanics – the company bringing sweet potatoes from Kilkenny to the world

Hogan visits Beotanics – the company bringing sweet potatoes from Kilkenny to the world

Beotanics – an Irish company which supplies seeds and roots for niche food products worldwide – is investing €1 million...

April 24, 2019

EU agri-food exports hit record levels following 4 years of increase

EU agri-food exports hit record levels following 4 years of increase

The value of EU agri-food exports in January has increased for the fourth year in a row to hit new...

April 12, 2019

Brexit impact ‘costing Irish beef farmers €4 million a week’

Brexit impact ‘costing Irish beef farmers €4 million a week’

Comments on how the EU Commission will support farmers in the event of no-deal Brexit, made by European Commissioner for...

April 10, 2019

Importance of technology underlined by Hogan in Kerry visit

Importance of technology underlined by Hogan in Kerry visit

European Commissioner for Agriculture and Rural Development Phil Hogan visited Dairymaster to discuss some of the opportunities and challenges facing...

April 5, 2019

Hogan’s reassurance on Brexit will give farmers confidence – ICMSA

Hogan’s reassurance on Brexit will give farmers confidence – ICMSA

The reassurance by the European Commissioner for Agriculture and Rural Development, Phil Hogan, that the European Union will step up...

March 15, 2019

‘Worthwhile applying for PGI status’ for suckler Irish beef – Hogan

‘Worthwhile applying for PGI status’ for suckler Irish beef – Hogan

The Irish Government has been advised to take advantage of the strong reputation of Irish beef by once again applying...

March 15, 2019

Hogan: ‘There must be additional support for Irish farmers’

Hogan: ‘There must be additional support for Irish farmers’

The European Union will step up to the plate and support Ireland in the event of a damaging Brexit, European...

March 15, 2019

Creed: ‘Strong budget critical for CAP post 2020’

Creed: ‘Strong budget critical for CAP post 2020’

Minister for Agriculture, Food and Marine, Michael Creed, stressed the importance of an adequately supported Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) post...

January 28, 2019

EU satellite ‘passes your parcel of land 3 times a week’

EU satellite ‘passes your parcel of land 3 times a week’

EU farmland is monitored by satellite for inspection up to three times a week, which will eventually replace the need...

December 4, 2018

‘Action on climate change is not a choice – it’s a must’

‘Action on climate change is not a choice – it’s a must’

“Everyone has to put their shoulders to the wheel when it comes to reducing climate change.” These were the opening...

November 16, 2018

Hogan: Young farmers to the fore in CAP reform

Hogan: Young farmers to the fore in CAP reform

Young farmers and generational renewal will be a key part of the proposed Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) following the current...

November 1, 2018