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Animal transport rules ‘must be decided by science – not sentiment’

Animal transport rules ‘must be decided by science – not sentiment’

The proposal to implement sweeping new rules on animal transport should be ultimately “decided by science, not sentiment”, one farm...

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ICMSA AGM hears a ‘lack of credentials’ of farming commentators in media

ICMSA AGM hears a ‘lack of credentials’ of farming commentators in media

The AGM of the Irish Creamery Milk Suppliers Association (ICMSA), which took place yesterday (Friday, December 3), was told that...

December 4, 2021

Cuffe letter to banks: McConalogue gives his view

Cuffe letter to banks: McConalogue gives his view

Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine Charlie McConalogue has said he does not support a move by Green Party...

December 3, 2021

McConalogue concerned for future of calf exports

McConalogue concerned for future of calf exports

Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine Charlie McConalogue has expressed concern over the future of unweaned calf exports, saying...

December 3, 2021

ICMSA: No milk recording in eco-scheme ‘a fundamental error’

ICMSA: No milk recording in eco-scheme ‘a fundamental error’

The lack of a milk recording option in the eco-scheme has been described as a “completely fundamental error that will...

November 29, 2021

Community sadness after farmer dies in Limerick accident

Community sadness after farmer dies in Limerick accident

A farmer has died in a incident in Co. Limerick this week, which it’s understood involved tree-cutting. Gardaí have confirmed...

November 26, 2021

ICMSA to join protest against EU climate policy in Brussels

ICMSA to join protest against EU climate policy in Brussels

The Irish Creamery Milk Suppliers’ Association (ICMSA) will take part in a protest in Brussels next month against the EU’s...

November 23, 2021

GLAS extension welcomed but clarity still needed – ICMSA

GLAS extension welcomed but clarity still needed – ICMSA

The Irish Creamery Milk Suppliers’ Association (ICMSA) has welcomed the announcement yesterday (Monday, November 15) that farmers could now choose...

November 16, 2021

Glanbia Ireland deal: ‘Supplier interests must be starting and finishing point’

Glanbia Ireland deal: ‘Supplier interests must be starting and finishing point’

Following the announcement this morning (Wednesday, November 10) that Glanbia Co-op will move to take full ownership of Glanbia Ireland,...

November 10, 2021

IBLA asks farm leaders to ‘clarify positions’ on 30-month rule

IBLA asks farm leaders to ‘clarify positions’ on 30-month rule

The Irish Beef and Lamb Association (IBLA) has written letters to the presidents of three farm organisations asking them to...

November 9, 2021

EID cattle tagging: Farmers ‘not fooled’ by subsidy scheme

EID cattle tagging: Farmers ‘not fooled’ by subsidy scheme

Following the announcement last week by Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine Charlie McConalogue of a subsidy scheme to...

November 8, 2021

Manure export records deadline ‘should be extended’

Manure export records deadline ‘should be extended’

The Irish Creamery Milk Suppliers’ Association (ICMSA) has said that farmers in derogation need an extension on the deadline for...

October 28, 2021

Emissions cut ‘can only be achieved with massive support’

Emissions cut ‘can only be achieved with massive support’

The expected target for emissions reduction from the agriculture sector “can only be contemplated – much less achieved – with...

October 18, 2021

ICMSA to TDs: ‘Current policy represents disastrous threat to farming’

ICMSA to TDs: ‘Current policy represents disastrous threat to farming’

The Irish Creamery Milk Suppliers’ Association (ICMSA) has written a letter to all TDs claiming that current government policy represents...

October 11, 2021

ICMSA lauds allowances for farm safety equipment

ICMSA lauds allowances for farm safety equipment

The Irish Creamery Milk Suppliers’ Association (ICMSA) has given strong support for an initiative announced this week for accelerated ‘wear...

October 8, 2021

Farm leader questions ‘premise and eligibility’ of Covid bonus

Farm leader questions ‘premise and eligibility’ of Covid bonus

The president of the Irish Creamery Milk Suppliers’ Association (ICMSA) has said that it is “difficult to convince oneself that...

October 4, 2021

CAP must protect the family farm – McCormack

CAP must protect the family farm – McCormack

Irish Creamery Milk Suppliers’ Association (ICMSA) president, Pat McCormack, believes that the Irish family farm model must be protected at...

October 4, 2021

New CAP measures could be agreed by end of year – ICMSA

New CAP measures could be agreed by end of year – ICMSA

Irish Creamery Milk Suppliers’ Association (ICMSA) president, Pat McCormack, believes the new Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) measures for Ireland could...

October 1, 2021