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€177 million in 2019 payroll costs during Department of Agriculture

More than €177 million was spent on staff payroll costs during a Department of Agriculture, Food and a Marine in 2019. The sum have been suggested in response to a parliamentary doubt acted to a Minister for Agriculture, Food and a Marine Charlie McConalogue by Clare Independent TD Michael McNamara. The minister’s response states that […]

Producer organisation submits papers to dialect for ‘Natural Irish Beef’ PGI

One of Ireland’s dual beef writer organisations (PO) has submitted papers to a Department of Agriculture, Food and a Marine to find capitulation for stable geographical denote (PGI) standing for ‘Natural Irish Beef’. This new acquiescence – done this week by Irish Beef Producers (IBP), that was shaped final year as a initial PO for […]

ICSA and nap attention total ‘chart approach forward’ for sector

The Irish Cattle and Sheep Farmers’ Association (ICSA) has met with total from a nap attention with a aim of “charting a approach forward” for a sector. The discussion, hold currently (Wednesday, Sep 16), was focused on “increasing a intensity of a nap attention and augmenting a lapse to sheep farmers for their wool”. “Today’s […]

Virtual plantation travel to concentration on carbon-neutral beef farming

Dr. John Gilliland The fourth ‘Focus on Farmers’ Virtual Farm Walk Discussion will demeanour during innovative ways farmers can distinction from environmental tillage methods. Run by AgriSearch (the Northern Ireland Agricultural Research and Development Council), it will embody Dr. John Gilliland, executive of Global Agriculture during Devenish, as a special guest speaker. Dr. Gilliland will […]

Young Australians could be given jobseeker payments as inducement to collect fruit

Young Australians could be incentivised with jobseeker payments to collect fruit as short-staffed farms desperately find to make adult for absent backpackers due to Covid-19 limit restrictions. A parliamentary exploration on Tuesday recommended a supervision “urgently” set adult a module targeted during year 12 and university students, enlivening them to “have a opening year during […]