Increase in Fish quotas and CAP negotiations for the year

A broad welcome for increase in fish quotas following this weeks negotiations at EU Fisheries council meeting as well as Donegal TD saying 'farm...

Special programme on IFA Walk Commemoration

This week marks the 50 year anniversary of when farmers marched to Dublin to campaign for more rights. Today on the programme we'll have...

North West MEP to run for European parliament president

North West MEP Mairead McGuinesss is to run for the position of European parliament president as well as returning to the issue on farm...

Special feature on farm safety

We’ll be hearing about fresh calls for a Brexit Minister with sole responsibility in that area as the UK prepares to leave the EU...

Calls for a survey to assess impacts of forestry on rural communities

On this week's programme people in Leitrim are to lobby the government to carry out a survey to find out the exact impact forestry...

Money, money, money… Farmers seek funds to deal with impact of a wet 2016

The Minister for Agriculture comes under fire this week from farming groups and politicians for failing to facilitate emergency funding for certain sectors. Meanwhile,...

Agri-Week at the Sligo Women in Agriculture conference

A special programme from the Women in Agriculture conference at the Raddison Hotel in Sligo on the 27th of October, 2016