IFA Pigs

Covid-19 continues making its presence felt in the pig sector

Covid-19 continues making its presence felt in the pig sector

Pig prices are continuing to be affected by the impact of Covid-19, with a price drop of 4c/kg this week,...

March 24, 2020

‘European price rises must be followed by Irish pig processors’

‘European price rises must be followed by Irish pig processors’

Irish pig processors have been urged to follow their European counterparts and increase Irish pig prices immediately. Chairman of the...

March 22, 2019

‘Pig sector could crumble within months’ – IFA

‘Pig sector could crumble within months’ – IFA

If the current margins over feed cost continue for much longer, the Irish pig sector – the third largest agri...

February 28, 2019

‘Pig farmers on the brink’ – Hogan

‘Pig farmers on the brink’ – Hogan

“At this stage, we would have to be calling on the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Michael Creed,...

December 14, 2018

Light at the end of the tunnel for the Irish pig trade

Light at the end of the tunnel for the Irish pig trade

It has been outlined by the chairman of a farm lobby group’s pig committee that there are signs of of...

November 22, 2018

IFA pig committee facing split as protest planned at HQ

IFA pig committee facing split as protest planned at HQ

IFA pig farmers are set to protest outside IFA HQ, over what they say are ongoing issues within the pig...

April 13, 2016

IFA Pigs Committee faces potential split

IFA Pigs Committee faces potential split

The IFA Pigs Chairman Pat O’Flaherty has survived another attempt to remove him from his post, albeit by the narrowest...

January 11, 2016