Farmers Journal - Ireland
02/11/2021Argentina Farmers Journal - Ireland Mercosur Barry Murphy
Sinn Féin leader Mary Lou McDonald says that Government’s solution to addressing high carbon emitting “farm intensification” is to make a decision to support family farmers and the suckler herd.
01/11/2021Argentina Farmers Journal - Ireland Mercosur Barry Murphy
Sinn Féin agriculture spokesperson Matt Carthy described the “complete hypocrisy” of the coalition for supporting the Mercosur trade agreement while simultaneously touting herd reduction here.
29/07/2021Argentina Farmers Journal - Ireland Mercosur Phelim O'Neill
The impact of any Mercosur agreement if ratified will hit Irish beef farmers by €50m annually though overall Irish exports would increase
15/07/2021Argentina Farmers Journal - Ireland Mercosur Phelim O'Neill
A memo to cabinet is the first step in the Irish government taking a position on the EU Mercosur trade deal and Irish beef farmers are watching anxiously.
07/06/2021Argentina Farmers Journal - Ireland Mercosur Barry Cassidy
The assessment will analyse the potential economic impacts as well as the social, human rights and environmental impacts of the EU-Mercosur deal.
22/04/2021Argentina Farmers Journal - Ireland Mercosur
The Mercosur countries have failed to meet the criteria laid down by the European Commission for further access to the European beef market.
16/04/2021Argentina Farmers Journal - Ireland Mercosur Barry Cassidy
The IFA met with Tánaiste Leo Varadkar on Wednesday to call for a rejection of the EU-Mercosur trade deal.
08/04/2021Argentina Farmers Journal - Ireland Mercosur Phelim O'Neill
A deal has been agreed for almost two years, but the ratification process still has long way to go
11/03/2021Argentina Farmers Journal - Ireland Mercosur
Brendan Golden branded the move as ‘unbelievable’ following Brexit and the added environmental controls the EU are imposing on Irish farmers.
05/03/2021Argentina Farmers Journal - Ireland Mercosur
The EU's determination to drive organic production and markets suggests mainstream beef and sheepmeat production will be outsourced, which ts neatly with trade policy.
04/03/2021Argentina Farmers Journal - Ireland Mercosur
There is a serious contradiction between the EU Commission’s trade policy and their intent to impose further restrictions on EU farmers here.
26/02/2021Argentina Farmers Journal - Ireland Mercosur Amy Forde
Tim Cullinan has said the beef and poultry sectors, and beef farmers in particular, are being sacriced for large industrial vested interests in the Mercosur dea
25/02/2021Economía Farmers Journal - Ireland Economía Internacional Phelim O'Neill
Overall the EU's trade ambitions may be worthy, but the effect will be outsourcing much of the quality beef supply to other parts of the world
23/02/2021Argentina Farmers Journal - Ireland Mercosur Niall Hurson
CEJA said it sees the EU-Mercosur deal as vector of confusion when it comes to the offer in food products for consumers.
18/02/2021Argentina Farmers Journal - Ireland Mercosur
Led by Christiane Lambert, who is also the President of COPA, and Tim Cullinan, the two teams discussed the latest CAP reform,
12/02/2021Argentina Farmers Journal - Ireland Mercosur Hannah Quinn Mulligan
The organisation has led a delegation to meet with Meat Industry Ireland over recent price cuts.
18/11/2020Argentina Farmers Journal - Ireland Mercosur Niall Hurson
The Minister for Agriculture reiterated Ireland's long-standing concerns in relation to the EU-Mercosur association agreement.
17/11/2020Argentina Farmers Journal - Ireland Mercosur Barry Cassidy
The Austrian delegation has put forward an opposition paper to the Mercosur trade deal, with the support of four other EU countries, at a meeting of farm ministers.