Articles Tagged ‘Minister Andrew Doyle’

'Beef Challenges 2017' to outline market prospects

 

IFA president Joe Healy has invited all livestock farmers to attend a major national livestock meeting entitled ‘Beef Challenges 2017’ on December 15 at 6pm in the Tullamore Court Hotel, Co Offaly.

Forest owners and industry unite at Talking Hardwoods event

 

'Talking Hardwoods 2017' brought together forest owners and industry represenatives to learn and share information about the management, harvesting and marketing of hardwoods at the Firgrove Hotel, Mitchelstown, Co. Cork today (Tuesday, October 24). This Teagasc-organised event was launched by Andrew Doyle, Minister of State at the Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine with responsibility for Forestry. 

Horticultural sector of great economic importance for Ireland

 

Horticulture is the third most valuable agricultural commodity after beef and dairy in Ireland. Minister of State at the Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Andrew Doyle said horticulture contributed a farm-gate value of €400m in 2015.

Increase in fodder issues needs to be addressed, says IFA

 

IFA president Joe Healy has said the deepening fodder problems needs to be addressed by the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Michael Creed. The fodder crisis will be discussed at an important IFA meeting tomorrow, Friday, December 1, in Claremorris, Co Mayo, at 8pm.

Post-Brexit agri-food sector discussed at all-island civic dialogue

 

Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Michael Creed, and Minister of State for Food, Forestry and Horticulture, Andrew Doyle, have hosted an all-island civic dialogue to discuss the implications of Brexit for the agri-food sector. Following on from earlier dialogues, which examined issues related to the beef, dairy, sheep, pigs, poultry and fisheries sectors, the event considered the implications for the forestry, prepared consumer foods, horticulture and cereals/animal-feed sectors.