# farmers - Today’s News
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# farmers - Thursday 7 January, 2016
Up to €2 million has been made available to support farming communities impacted by the extreme weather.
# farmers - Wednesday 6 January, 2016
Dissident republicans, hospital overcrowding and a nuclear test had everyone talking.
The organisation’s president Eddie Downey and general secretary Pat Smith stood down last November.
# farmers - Thursday 26 November, 2015
They say Pat Smith is “trying to cover up” his demands.
Eddie Downey’s resignation followed that of the IFA’s general secretary, Pat Smith.
# farmers - Tuesday 24 November, 2015
“There’s only one law in this country and that’s the law of the jungle” – Irish farmers using guns to protect themselves
Farmers are reporting widespread intimidation and crime in their areas.
The move comes after revelations about general secretary Pat Smith’s generous pay package.
# farmers - Friday 30 October, 2015
The Dublin to Galway Greenway route was expected to be a major tourist attraction.
# farmers - Tuesday 27 October, 2015
New guidelines could be issued for red meat consumption.
# farmers - Thursday 24 September, 2015
The government is considering a new review of prenuptial agreements.
# farmers - Friday 11 September, 2015
EU lawmakers backed calls to tighten up a proposed ban on cloning animals.
# farmers - Thursday 10 September, 2015
And we’ve got all 12 months.
# farmers - Monday 7 September, 2015
Up to 6,000 farmers took part in the protest, claiming that their livelihoods are at risk by below-cost selling from retailers.
# farmers - Wednesday 29 July, 2015
A new report by the RTÉ Investigations Unit digs into the tax misdemeanours of the Irish public.
# farmers - Tuesday 14 July, 2015
Éamon Ó Cuív has accused the government’s senior party of lying about protecting rural Ireland.
# farmers - Sunday 12 July, 2015
New targets for the Agri-Food sector could have a signifiant impact on Ireland’s economy.
# farmers - Wednesday 10 June, 2015
Agricultural matchmaking at its finest.
# farmers - Saturday 30 May, 2015
# farmers - Tuesday 26 May, 2015
Agricultural land in Ireland remains expensive when compared with land prices in much of Northern Europe.
# farmers - Tuesday 12 May, 2015
Farmers have made claims against the Department of Agriculture.
# farmers - Monday 30 March, 2015
The agriculture minister has been speaking about reports the Irish dairy industry is to lose 3,000 farmers in the next 5 years
# farmers - Wednesday 11 March, 2015
It’s the most delightfully Irish thing you’ll see today, we promise.
# farmers - Friday 20 February, 2015
But hold on, more inspections are still needed.
The initiative is being operated by Crimestoppers, the Irish Farmers Association and an Garda Siochana.
# farmers - Wednesday 4 February, 2015
Algal blooms which should have disappeared by now have made some shellfish unsafe to consume.
# farmers - Tuesday 27 January, 2015
Confidential documents were scattered on the Tuam to Athenry road.
# farmers - Tuesday 20 January, 2015
The new group will ‘represent all farmers, not just those in rural areas’.
# farmers - Monday 5 January, 2015
Beef from the EU has been banned from the US since it imposed its ban over fifteen years ago due to BSE.
# farmers - Monday 29 December, 2014
The 26 kilometre route runs close to the back of some landowners homes, intruding on their farmland.
# farmers - Sunday 14 December, 2014
One of the largest free trade agreements to be negotiated in recent times is provoking serious concerns among civil groups.
# farmers - Saturday 22 November, 2014
The accident occurred just after 6pm last night at Killygordon, Co Donegal.
# farmers - Thursday 13 November, 2014
Under new rules. farmers will be able to be prosecuted for a number of offences.
# farmers - Tuesday 11 November, 2014
Farmers are protesting as they want better payment for their beef. Do you support them?
# farmers - Monday 10 November, 2014
Dozens of farmers held a demonstration.
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# farmers - Sunday 9 November, 2014
Thousands of farmers have been camped outside meat processing plants since 3pm this afternoon.
# farmers - Saturday 8 November, 2014
# farmers - Saturday 1 November, 2014
What percentage of people think the 1916 Rising was a mistake?
# farmers - Wednesday 29 October, 2014
McDonald’s and Tesco, the two biggest buyers of Irish beef, attended discussions this evening for the first time.