Sean Dennehy

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Members of Meath IFA drive through Kells as part of a ‘day of action’ held simultaneously in  towns across Ireland. Photograph: Alan Betson

Farmers in 30 towns nationwide held a “day of action” to protest over European Union Common Agricultural Policy reform proposals and what they claim i(...)

The Irish Farmers’ Association said farmers must ban dogs from land to protect their livestock. File photograph

The dramatic rescue of a dog missing for two weeks and eventually discovered wandering in the Wicklow Mountains is a prime example of why the animals (...)

Up to 4,000 sheep are killed or injured a year by “marauding” dogs, the Irish Farmers’ Association (IFA) has said.  Photograph: iStock

Up to 4,000 sheep are killed or injured a year by “marauding” dogs, the Irish Farmers’ Association (IFA) has said. There are between 300 and 400 dog(...)