# farmers - Today’s News
# farmers - Yesterday’s News
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
To be like Scotland, for starters.
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.
Don’t have time to mull over the news? Here’s everything you need to know.
# 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.
Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…
# farmers - Monday 13 October, 2014
We spoke to some readers about their hopes and fears ahead of tomorrow’s budget. Here’s what they had to say, in their own words.
# farmers - Sunday 12 October, 2014
Next year’s festival will take place from 22-24 September 2015.
# farmers - Wednesday 1 October, 2014
The new unit will bring the department’s investigations unit under one banner.
# farmers - Monday 29 September, 2014
A young girl was killed in a farming accident over the weekend.
# farmers - Tuesday 23 September, 2014
Trailers are particularly popular among thieves, apparently.
More than a third said suicide had been experienced in their wider community.
# farmers - Thursday 18 September, 2014
Farmers were protesting against the prices they get paid for beef. # farmers - Wednesday 20 August, 2014
A meeting in Navan organised by the Irish
Farmers Association saw tempers flare over beef pricing. # farmers - Saturday 9 August, 2014
Livestock-live.com has already sold as much as €500,000 worth of livestock since it was launched in the United Kingdom.
# farmers - Friday 8 August, 2014
“Shops have no problem charging more than €5 for certain brands of mouthwash, which you essentially spit down the sink”.
# farmers - Thursday 7 August, 2014
From The Daily Edge
# farmers - Friday 1 August, 2014
The company is working to ensure agricultural practices are sustainable and that safe and healthy working conditions are in place.
# farmers - Saturday 28 June, 2014
It’s a club that boasts about 8,000 members throughout the country, but what is Macra na Feirme and why do people join?
# farmers - Tuesday 17 June, 2014
“We are here, and the hay is here. We intend to stay until we get satisfactory answers.”
# farmers - Tuesday 27 May, 2014
The ICSA says that money from Europe is being sent to already profitable dairy farms.
The Irish Cattle and Sheep
Farmers’ Association said meat factories are giving the impression that young bull beef is not wanted but we need to make sure live exports are viable. # farmers - Tuesday 20 May, 2014
Forget your selfie – it’s all about the felfie.
# farmers - Wednesday 7 May, 2014
The reality is that this globalisation of our food and agricultural system is failing consumers, the environment and our farmers.
# farmers - Thursday 17 April, 2014
This is the last year the Irish dairy sector will be unbound by quota restrictions.