IFA Elections 2016

Connacht IFA Chairman count postponed to later date

Connacht IFA Chairman count postponed to later date

The count for the Connacht IFA Chairman position has been postponed, following the death of Sligo IFA’s County Secretary Marie...

June 24, 2016

Connacht IFA County Chairmen to vote for regional chairman today

Connacht IFA County Chairmen to vote for regional chairman today

County Chairmen from the five Connacht counties, Galway, Mayo, Roscommon, Sligo and Leitrim, will today be voting for a Connacht...

May 6, 2016

Eddie Downey: I feel responsible for the fact we are now going forward with a new IFA

Eddie Downey: I feel responsible for the fact we are now going forward with a new IFA

The former President of the IFA Eddie Downey has said that he feels responsible the IFA is going forward with...

April 23, 2016

Twitter was a hive of activity in response to the #IFAElection

Twitter was a hive of activity in response to the #IFAElection

Yesterday evening saw Galway dairy farmer Joe Healy elected as the 15th President of the IFA, following weeks of election...

April 20, 2016

The real challenge for Joe Healy starts now

The real challenge for Joe Healy starts now

There is no doubt about it but the grassroots members of IFA wanted change and they got it. Joe Healy,...

April 20, 2016

The IFA election count in numbers and pictures

The IFA election count in numbers and pictures

This evening the IFA election came to a close as Galwayman Joe Healy was elected the 15th President of the...

April 19, 2016

A united IFA is needed to return viable margin to farmers – Joe Healy

A united IFA is needed to return viable margin to farmers – Joe Healy

The new President of the IFA, Joe Healy has said that a united IFA is necessary to return a viable...

April 19, 2016

Joe Healy elected IFA President after landslide victory

Joe Healy elected IFA President after landslide victory

Joe Healy has been elected the 15th President of the IFA following a landslide victory today. Healy took a dominant...

April 19, 2016

Joe Healy takes a dominant lead in IFA election count

Joe Healy takes a dominant lead in IFA election count

Galwayman Joe Healy has taken a dominant lead in the IFA election count to be the next President of the...

April 19, 2016

LIVE: IFA count from Dublin for President, Deputy President and Munster Chairman

LIVE: IFA count from Dublin for President, Deputy President and Munster Chairman

8:37 PM So that brings the day’s counting to a close. Congratulations to Joe Healy and Richard Kennedy, Agriland would...

April 19, 2016

Who will be elected the next IFA President?

Who will be elected the next IFA President?

Today, April 19, is the day that the IFA finds out who the new President of the association is following...

April 19, 2016

D-day for IFA tomorrow in presidential election – who will win?

D-day for IFA tomorrow in presidential election – who will win?

After weeks of debating and voting the IFA ballot papers will be counted tomorrow in Dublin to elect its 15th...

April 18, 2016

High voter numbers as IFA Election voting comes to a close

High voter numbers as IFA Election voting comes to a close

IFA members across the country have finished voting to elect the 15th President of the IFA and the counting of...

April 15, 2016

No solution in sight to resolve the ongoing row over Connacht IFA Chairman

No solution in sight to resolve the ongoing row over Connacht IFA Chairman

Two months on from the deadline for nominations for Connacht IFA Chairman, the region remains in deadlock with no candidate...

April 11, 2016

Voter turnout remains ‘good’ in IFA elections with one week left

Voter turnout remains ‘good’ in IFA elections with one week left

With just a week left of voting to go in the IFA elections race, voter turnout remains ‘good’ according to...

April 8, 2016

It was a mistake to send letters in breach of election rules – IFA deputy candidate

It was a mistake to send letters in breach of election rules – IFA deputy candidate

One of the candidates in the race for IFA deputy president, Richard Kennedy, has said that it was a mistake...

April 6, 2016

Wide range in voter turnout for IFA election

Wide range in voter turnout for IFA election

IFA Election voting is continuing around the country this week as members decide on what candidate they want to front...

April 5, 2016

Very high turnout levels in Galway for IFA Elections

Very high turnout levels in Galway for IFA Elections

Voting got underway earlier this week for the 2016 IFA Elections for President and Deputy President. Early indications suggested that...

April 1, 2016