Friday March 27, 2015
A report on the impact in Ireland of the proposed trade agreement between the European Union and the United States, known as TTIP, says it would add to economic growth, employment and investment, as well as trade.
Tuesday March 24, 2015
The Irish Farmers Association has called on the Government to take a strong role and defend the interests of Irish agriculture in the ongoing trade negotiations between the EU and the United States.
Monday March 23, 2015
Farmers and others involved in rural development are to be given access to cheaper and longer-term loans from the European Investment Bank after a new memorandum of understanding between the EU and the bank was launched in Brussels.
Wednesday March 11, 2015
A number of national bodies with common interests have come together under the banner "Save Rural Ireland" to protect and improve the existing standard of life in rural Ireland.
Monday February 23, 2015
Rural organisations have criticised Bus Éireann's changes to some Expressway services in the south and south-east of the country.
Friday February 20, 2015
A €10,000 reward has been offered for information as part of a new campaign to combat the problem of livestock theft across Ireland.
Friday February 13, 2015
The former head of the Irish Cattle and Sheep Farmers' Association has had a jail sentence for animal cruelty suspended.
Monday February 09, 2015
A new survey finds that there's "great" growth potential for Ireland's asset management business but the country needs to stay competitive if the Irish funds industry is to grow to its €3.5 trillion potential by 2020.
Thursday January 29, 2015
David McCullagh discuss farm safety concerns
Wednesday January 28, 2015
The Minister for Agriculture has told the AGM of the Irish Farmers Association that farmers will have to wait until September this year before receiving any payments from the new GLAS agri-environment scheme.