Protest

IFA pig and poultry farmers protest at Aldi in Cavan town

IFA pig and poultry farmers protest at Aldi in Cavan town

Additional reporting by Breifne O’ Brien Pig and poultry members of the Irish Farmers’ Association (IFA) are currently engaging in...

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Pig farmers take to streets again for Drogheda protest

Pig farmers take to streets again for Drogheda protest

Pig farmers who are members of the Irish Farmers’ Association (IFA) have again taken to the streets to protest at...

May 18, 2022

Major processors commit to price increases to pig farmers

Major processors commit to price increases to pig farmers

The Irish Farmers’ Association (IFA) has said that commitments have been received from a number of major secondary processors to...

May 11, 2022

Hauliers protest in Dublin over fuel prices

Hauliers protest in Dublin over fuel prices

A number of truck drivers and hauliers have descended on Dublin city this morning (Monday, April 11) to protest over...

April 11, 2022

Egg producers hold protest in Monaghan

Egg producers hold protest in Monaghan

Egg producers are protesting in Co. Monaghan today (Thursday, April 7) calling for a price increase given to suppliers to...

April 7, 2022

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Agriland covers IFA pig protest at government buildings

Agriland covers IFA pig protest at government buildings

Pig farmers from the Irish Farmers’ Association along with supporters demonstrated outside the Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine...

March 30, 2022

Pig farmers’ protest to get underway at government buildings shortly

Pig farmers’ protest to get underway at government buildings shortly

Pig farmers are due to begin a protest at Agriculture House – the head offices of the Department of Agriculture,...

March 29, 2022

Farmer protest in Kildare stood down following meeting

Farmer protest in Kildare stood down following meeting

A farmer protest at a Kildare retail distribution centre has been stood down following a meeting this afternoon. The Individual...

December 13, 2021

Musgrave ‘hopeful’ farmer protest is resolved quickly

Musgrave ‘hopeful’ farmer protest is resolved quickly

The company that owns a Kildare distribution centre, which is the scene of a significant farmer protest, has said it...

December 13, 2021

Farmer protest: ‘We are not going home empty-handed’

Farmer protest: ‘We are not going home empty-handed’

A group of up to 200 farmers has said they will continue their protest at a retail distribution centre in...

December 13, 2021

Farmer protest calls for Green Party MEP to resign after letter to banks

Farmer protest calls for Green Party MEP to resign after letter to banks

Dozens of farmers have been gathering as part of an organised protest today (Sunday, December 12) to protest climate change...

December 12, 2021

1,000 farmers expected to join blockade – organisers

1,000 farmers expected to join blockade – organisers

At least 1,000 farmers are expected to join a blockade this coming weekend to protest climate change proposals, according to...

December 7, 2021

Gardaí warn ‘potential protest’ may impact motorway traffic

Gardaí warn ‘potential protest’ may impact motorway traffic

Road users have been warned by An Garda Síochána of “a potential protest” taking place tomorrow morning, Wednesday, November 23,...

November 23, 2021

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Private forestry sector protest

Private forestry sector protest

SEEFA, a new representative body for the private forestry sector, protested outside Leinster House against the continuing problems in the...

November 4, 2021

‘Failed and empty promises’ – forestry group to stage Dáil protest

‘Failed and empty promises’ – forestry group to stage Dáil protest

Private forestry group, the Social, Economic, Environmental Forestry Association of Ireland (SEEFA), will protest next week outside the Dáil to...

October 28, 2021

IFA: ‘Vulture funds have no understanding of family farm’

IFA: ‘Vulture funds have no understanding of family farm’

The Irish Farmers Association (IFA) is holding a protest today (Thursday, July 29) in opposition to the forced sale of...

July 29, 2021

Protest to take place on farm subject to ‘forced sale’ today

Protest to take place on farm subject to ‘forced sale’ today

A protest is to be held on the lands of a farm which is to be the subject of a...

July 29, 2021

Farmers ‘watching timber value drop by €10,000/ha’ due to licence backlog

Farmers ‘watching timber value drop by €10,000/ha’ due to licence backlog

Farmers and forest owners are in some cases “watching the value of their timber crop decrease by over €10,000/ha if...

July 14, 2021