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Articles Tagged ‘Department of Agriculture,Food and the Marine’

DAFM focuses on Brexit preparation at Food Wise 2025 meeting

 

 

 

 

 

Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Michael Creed chaired the 16th meeting of the Food Wise 2025 High Level Implementation Committee (HLIC), recently, where Brexit, competitiveness and the ‘People in Dairy Action Plan’ were discussed.

IFA expresses frustration at agri-loan delay

 

IFA president Joe Healy has said it is a complete farce that the agri-loan scheme announced in last October’s Budget would not be available to farmers until the end of this year.

Irish Government will attend China International Import Expo 2018

 

As part of the week-long agri-trade mission to China and Hong Kong, the Minister for Agriculture Food & Marine, Michael Creed, today (Thursday, May 17) oversaw the signing of a memorandum of understanding, committing to an Irish presence at the China International Import Expo taking place in November 2018 in Shanghai.

Minister urges extra vigilance on Storm Ophelia

 

Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Michael Creed, has urged farmers, fishermen and people in rural areas to be extra vigilant and take precautions as Storm Ophelia approaches the country. 

Nitrogen and phosphorus statements available

 

The Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine has announced that nitrogen (N) and phosphorus (P) statements for cattle only for the period January to October 2017 are now available on the Department’s online system.

On-time payments to farmers confirmed, says IFA

 

The Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine (DAFM) has confirmed that the Knowledge Transfer (KT) Programme payments will not be held up as a result of the extension to the deadline for Farm Improvement Plans to be submitted.

Rearing healthy calves

 

An update on ensuring good health in young calves from Damien Barrett SVI, Surveillance, Animal By-Products & TSE Division, Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine.

Review of Agriculture Appeals Act published

 

Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Michael Creed, has published the report of the Review of the Agriculture Appeals Act, 2001, and operations of the Agriculture Appeals Office.