Agri Week: Irish beef farmers need protection from lower standard brands. Recgonation for Irish Islands Marine Research Organisation. Beef Prices on the up.

On Agri Week:


01.35       The IFA President Tim Cullinan on the importance that Irish and European beef farmers to be protected from the import of beef produced under lower standards than EU beef.

The IFA President claims there is a serious contradiction between EU Commission’s trade policy and their intent to impose further restrictions on EU farmers here.


08.48            The Sinn Féin spokesperson on Fisheries and the Marine Pádraig Mac Lochlainn welcomes the government’s decision to recognise the Irish Islands Marine Research Organisation as an EU fish producer’s organisation.


11.21                     Are Beef prices rising? – IFA Livestock Chairman Brendan Golden joins us to discuss the subject?


16.18                      Angry Rams  –  A feature about how you would not dare pull the wool over the eyes of one particular ram in Leitrim!