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#Department of Agriculture Food and the Marine

# department-of-agriculture-food-and-the-marine - Tuesday 20 April, 2021

Ireland first and only Member State to have fishing plan revoked by European Commission
# Losing Control
# Losing Control

Ireland first and only Member State to have fishing plan revoked by European Commission

Apr 20th 2021, 12:36 PM 49,847 Views 52 Comments

The loss of the control plan means that fisheries will no longer be allowed to weigh their catches in factories.

# department-of-agriculture-food-and-the-marine - Thursday 8 April, 2021

Closed Doors: Lack of transparency and the push to overfish in Ireland’s fishing sector
# NET LOSS
# NET LOSS

Closed Doors: Lack of transparency and the push to overfish in Ireland’s fishing sector

Apr 8th 2021, 8:30 PM 12,802 Views 23 Comments
  • Our investigative platform, Noteworthy, takes an in-depth look at the fishing sector in this three-part series.

# department-of-agriculture-food-and-the-marine - Wednesday 7 April, 2021

Significant enforcement problems prevail in Irish industry: Fishing's control issues
# NET LOSS
# NET LOSS

Significant enforcement problems prevail in Irish industry: Fishing's control issues

Apr 7th 2021, 8:30 PM 13,424 Views 10 Comments

Noteworthy finds inspections of fishing vessels dropped by 30% in 2020, with a drop of over 60% sea boardings by the Naval Service.

Penalty point politics: Changing positions and lobbying on fishing regulation
# NET LOSS
# NET LOSS

Penalty point politics: Changing positions and lobbying on fishing regulation

Apr 7th 2021, 8:25 PM 104 Views 0 Comments

Noteworthy delves into the Government meetings, letters and emails behind the new penalty points regulation for fishers.

# department-of-agriculture-food-and-the-marine - Tuesday 6 April, 2021

Endangered fish thrown away and dead whales on our shores: Fishing's ocean impact
# NET LOSS
# NET LOSS

Endangered fish thrown away and dead whales on our shores: Fishing's ocean impact

Apr 6th 2021, 8:30 PM 46,601 Views 23 Comments

Noteworthy reveals over 30 tonnes of threatened fish were discarded in one year, including the endangered basking shark and critically endangered skates.

# department-of-agriculture-food-and-the-marine - Thursday 18 March, 2021

Details of €26m new coastal park on reclaimed land at Howth Harbour revealed
# Howth Harbour
# Howth Harbour

Details of €26m new coastal park on reclaimed land at Howth Harbour revealed

Mar 18th 2021, 12:36 PM 57,869 Views 49 Comments

The Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine has launched a public consultation on the plans to reclaim the land.

# department-of-agriculture-food-and-the-marine - Thursday 27 September, 2018

Data of hundreds of farmers paid for taking part in government scheme leaked
# Data Breach
# Data Breach

Data of hundreds of farmers paid for taking part in government scheme leaked

Sep 27th 2018, 11:55 AM 22,266 Views 30 Comments

It comes the same day as the Department announces the approval of a similar scheme for the forestry sector.

# department-of-agriculture-food-and-the-marine - Monday 12 August, 2013

'Effective meetings' and 'retirement planning' among Dept's €750k spend on training
# Department Of Agriculture
# Department Of Agriculture

'Effective meetings' and 'retirement planning' among Dept's €750k spend on training

Aug 12th 2013, 7:15 AM 6,128 Views 81 Comments

The Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine spent €29,142 for facility hire and tea and coffee facilities as well as nearly €200,000 on travel and subsistence for the training.

# department-of-agriculture-food-and-the-marine - Wednesday 7 November, 2012

Further restrictions on ash imports imposed as disease continues to spread
# Disease
# Disease

Further restrictions on ash imports imposed as disease continues to spread

Nov 7th 2012, 12:36 PM 6,181 Views 2 Comments

The new legislation adds restrictions to the countries from which it can be imported while also impacting its movement and export within Ireland.

# department-of-agriculture-food-and-the-marine - Thursday 30 August, 2012

In photos: Greencore workers travel from Hull with petition for Irish govt
# Greencore
# Greencore

In photos: Greencore workers travel from Hull with petition for Irish govt

Aug 30th 2012, 8:15 PM 8,768 Views 24 Comments

Workers are calling for previous pay and conditions to be reinstated.

Ireland now has the 'second-smallest' forest area in Europe
# Biodiversity
# Biodiversity

Ireland now has the 'second-smallest' forest area in Europe

Aug 30th 2012, 6:45 AM 26,516 Views 63 Comments

Just 10 per cent of Ireland’s land is now forest – one of the smallest in Europe proportionally – which experts say will have a substantial impact on biodiversity.