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#beef protests

# beef-protests - Monday 3 February, 2020

Q&A: Here's where Ireland's political parties stand on agriculture ahead of GE2020

We asked each party what measures they’d take to resolve the beef dispute and support Bord na Móna workers at risk of losing their jobs.

# beef-protests - Tuesday 17 December, 2019

President-elect of Irish Farmers’ Association vows to tackle beef crisis

Tim Cullinan was this evening elected president of the IFA.

# beef-protests - Friday 6 December, 2019

Farmers' group calls 5c increase in beef prices 'a derisory offer' as blockades go on

ABP Food Group made the announcement this afternoon, labelling protests as “needless and irresponsible”.

# beef-protests - Thursday 5 December, 2019

Explainer: Why have IFA protesters blockaded a major Aldi distribution centre in Naas?

Farmers, organised by the IFA, are protesting again.

# beef-protests - Monday 23 September, 2019

Farmer protests end outside factories - but meat industry says 100,000 cattle in backlog

The protests ended last night after almost two months of disputes over beef prices.

# beef-protests - Saturday 21 September, 2019

Farmers end blockades at several beef processing sites

Protests are still taking place outside certain factories.

# beef-protests - Thursday 19 September, 2019

Michael Creed warns that protests could damage Irish beef's international reputation

The Agriculture Minister was speaking at the National Ploughing Championships in Carlow.

# beef-protests - Tuesday 17 September, 2019

'Farmers are keeping you in jobs': Farmers confront Bord Bia officials at Ploughing Championships

The Taoiseach, Tánaiste and President Higgins have also weighed in on the farming dispute today.

'I am deeply concerned': Varadkar calls for an end to protests and blockades over beef dispute

The dispute has seen unofficial pickets by farmers at processing facilities around the country in recent weeks.

# beef-protests - Friday 13 September, 2019

Pet food maker secures permanent injunction against protester blockades

C&D Pet Foods claimed that for several days protestors physically obstructed its plant’s entrance, in support of farmers.

# beef-protests - Tuesday 3 September, 2019

TD told he has no right to speak on behalf of beef farmers in High Court

Peadar Tóibín tried to make representations in the ongoing Liffey Meats case.

# beef-protests - Monday 2 September, 2019

Chinese inspection of Roscommon meat plant didn't go ahead because of protest

Beef Plan Movement leaders said they weren’t involved in the blockade of a factory.

# beef-protests - Thursday 29 August, 2019

High Court issues injunction against beef farmers protesting factories

Liffey Meats is the fifth beef processing plant owner to obtain an injunction against protestors.

# beef-protests - Wednesday 28 August, 2019

Meat plants 'will seek to jail protesters' as farmers denounce 'heavy-handed legal tactics'

There have been reports of scuffles at protests outside plants today.