Irish Beef Producers

Irish Beef Producers’ submission for PGI ‘would offer major boost for sector’

Irish Beef Producers’ submission for PGI ‘would offer major boost for sector’

A submission made by the Irish Beef Producers (IBP) to the Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine seeking approval...

September 22, 2020

Producer group submits documents to department for ‘Natural Irish Beef’ PGI

Producer group submits documents to department for ‘Natural Irish Beef’ PGI

One of Ireland’s two beef producer organisations (PO) has submitted documents to the Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine...

September 16, 2020

Reminder: Producer organisation meeting in Cavan tonight

Reminder: Producer organisation meeting in Cavan tonight

An information meeting for the Irish Beef Producers group will be held tonight, Monday, November 11, in Co. Cavan. The...

November 11, 2019

Irish Beef Producers info meeting this Monday

Irish Beef Producers info meeting this Monday

An information night on the Irish Beef Producers organisation is set to be held in Co. Cavan this Monday night,...

November 8, 2019

Irish Beef Producers aims to get ‘clear profile’ on supply quota for cattle nationwide

Irish Beef Producers aims to get ‘clear profile’ on supply quota for cattle nationwide

Representatives of the recently established producer organisation (PO) – Irish Beef Producers (IBP) – continued their nationwide series of information...

November 3, 2019

Video: Main processors ‘not engaging’ with Irish Beef Producers

Video: Main processors ‘not engaging’ with Irish Beef Producers

The country’s main processors are “not engaging” with the new farmer-led producer organisation (PO) Irish Beef Producers, its co-director Eoin...

October 23, 2019

McDonagh to beef farmers: ‘Protest gets you so far. You need a plan; an end goal’

McDonagh to beef farmers: ‘Protest gets you so far. You need a plan; an end goal’

Pat McDonagh, the managing director and owner of Supermac’s Ireland, has offered advice to beef farmers that are involved, or...

October 22, 2019

‘Control of beef prices must be brought back to farmers’ – Minister Canney

‘Control of beef prices must be brought back to farmers’ – Minister Canney

Farmers are being called on to join producer organisations (POs) so that “control of beef and sheep prices is brought...

October 22, 2019

‘Beef industry will close without safeguards’ – Supermac’s owner

‘Beef industry will close without safeguards’ – Supermac’s owner

Additional reportage by Claire Mc Cormack Unless the Government and processors take measures “right now” to safeguard the beef sector,...

October 21, 2019

Irish Beef Producers awaiting quotes from processors

Irish Beef Producers awaiting quotes from processors

The newly established Irish Beef Producers group is awaiting quotes from beef processors, many of which say they were unable...

September 25, 2019

How do farmers apply for the new Irish Beef Producers group?

How do farmers apply for the new Irish Beef Producers group?

The Irish Beef Producers group was officially recognised earlier this month by the Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine...

September 25, 2019

Hogan lauds setting up of Irish Beef Producers as ‘positive first step’

Hogan lauds setting up of Irish Beef Producers as ‘positive first step’

The European Union’s next trade commissioner, Phil Hogan, has welcomed the establishment of the country’s first beef producer organisation (PO)...

September 13, 2019

Creed: Producer organisations ‘an important part of tool kit’

Creed: Producer organisations ‘an important part of tool kit’

Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine Michael Creed has announced the recognition of the first beef producer organisation under...

September 11, 2019

‘Irish Beef Producers’ gets green light from department

‘Irish Beef Producers’ gets green light from department

The Beef Plan Movement’s new producer organisation (PO) – named ‘Irish Beef Producers‘ – has officially been recognised by the...

September 11, 2019