Edmond Phelan

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Jarlath Farrell from Tuam, Co Galway at the farmers’ protest outside the Dáil. Photograph: Alan Betson

Over a thousand farmers gathered at Leinster House on Wednesday in protest against rural Ireland austerity and the Mercosur trade deal, which is seen (...)

Election is set for Thursday, June 27th at the Midlands Park Hotel in Portlaoise, Co Laois

Three candidates will vie to become the next president of the Irish Cattle & Sheep Farmers’ Association (ICSA) at a vote next month. Nominations (...)

 Larry Goodman.  His ABP is entering a joint venture with Fane Valley Group, which owns the other 50%  stake in Wexford-based Slaney

Larry Goodman’s ABP Food Group has received EU competition approval to buy out rival beef baron Bert Allen’s 50 per cent stake in Slaney Foods, prompt(...)

Minister for Agriculture Simon Coveney said one prosecution was being pursued in connection with the deliberate mislabelling of meat product

Farmers remain sceptical that any meat industry figures will be prosecuted for their role in the horsemeat scandal, the Irish Cattle and Sheep Farmers(...)