IFA Elections 2019

Rushe elected as deputy president of the IFA

Rushe elected as deputy president of the IFA

Brian Rushe has been elected as the next deputy president of the Irish Farmers’ Association (IFA), and will succeed outgoing...

December 18, 2019

Video: Newly-elected IFA president’s first focus will be beef sector

Video: Newly-elected IFA president’s first focus will be beef sector

In his first interview as president elect of the Irish Farmers’ Association (IFA) Tim Cullinan has told AgriLand he intends...

December 17, 2019

Cullinan: ‘Never a greater need for farmers to pull together to face challenges’

Cullinan: ‘Never a greater need for farmers to pull together to face challenges’

President elect of the Irish Farmers’ Association (IFA) Tim Cullinan has said his election was a “strong mandate from IFA...

December 17, 2019

Cullinan elected as next president of the IFA

Cullinan elected as next president of the IFA

With additional reporting by Breifne O’Brien at the count centre in Castleknock Tim Cullinan has been elected as the next...

December 17, 2019

Recount called for IFA deputy presidential race

Recount called for IFA deputy presidential race

A recount has been called in the race for deputy president for the Irish Farmers’ Association (IFA), following a difference...

December 17, 2019

Percentage turnout in IFA presidential elections revealed

Percentage turnout in IFA presidential elections revealed

As the count in the Irish Farmers’ Association’s (IFA’s) 2019 presidential elections continues into the evening, the results of the...

December 17, 2019

IFA election: Cullinan ahead and Woods out after first count

IFA election: Cullinan ahead and Woods out after first count

With additional reporting by Breifne O’Brien at the count centre in Castleknock Tim Cullinan is in the lead in the...

December 17, 2019

Cullinan takes slight lead as first count passes 70% mark

Cullinan takes slight lead as first count passes 70% mark

A total of 70% of the ballot boxes have now been opened and the first count is getting closer to...

December 17, 2019

Margins tighten as IFA election count goes to the wire

Margins tighten as IFA election count goes to the wire

A total of 49% of the ballot boxes have now been opened and the first count has reached the half-way...

December 17, 2019

IFA elections: 20% of first count complete – who’s taking the lead?

IFA elections: 20% of first count complete – who’s taking the lead?

A total of 20% of the ballot boxes have now been opened and the first count is well underway for...

December 17, 2019

IFA elections: Count gets underway in Castleknock

IFA elections: Count gets underway in Castleknock

Ballot boxes have been opened and the count is underway for the 2019 Irish Farmers’ Association (IFA) elections at the...

December 17, 2019

Video: 16th IFA president to be announced

Video: 16th IFA president to be announced

The 16th president of the Irish Farmers’ Association (IFA) will be announced tomorrow, Tuesday, December 17. The IFA national count will...

December 16, 2019

Voting in IFA elections draws to a close tonight

Voting in IFA elections draws to a close tonight

Voting in the Irish Farmers’ Association (IFA) election has been underway since Monday, November 25, and will draw to a close...

December 13, 2019

Revealed: Top 10 Irish beef companies’ turnover for 2019

Revealed: Top 10 Irish beef companies’ turnover for 2019

A candidate running in the Irish Farmers’ Association (IFA) elections has drawn attention to the turnovers of the ‘top 10’...

December 12, 2019

‘Failures of beef sector must be laid bare’ – Rushe

‘Failures of beef sector must be laid bare’ – Rushe

Explanations on why the beef sector “has failed farmers for years” must be given, according to the Irish Farmers’ Association’s (IFA’s)...

December 6, 2019

Price increase is the first test of beef taskforce – Woods

Price increase is the first test of beef taskforce – Woods

An immediate price increase for cattle is the first test of the Beef Market taskforce according to the Irish Farmers’...

December 4, 2019

‘Farmers don’t need beef talks to know they are due a price rise’ – Cullinan

‘Farmers don’t need beef talks to know they are due a price rise’ – Cullinan

Irish beef processors have all been called on to increase cattle prices paid to Irish farmers “with immediate effect”. Presidential...

December 3, 2019

‘Taskforce must deliver fair base price for beef’ – Coughlan

‘Taskforce must deliver fair base price for beef’ – Coughlan

“Today’s inaugural meeting of the Beef Market Taskforce must immediately deliver a fair base price for beef,” according to Irish...

December 3, 2019