Is Dairy really in the midst of a boom?

Teagasc recently published an outlook report, which reported that dairy farmers can expect increased incomes of between €75,000 and €80,000.But are we not staring down the barrel of a gun after the milk quota collapse and a lack of workers? 

Healy calls for CAP budget to be defended

President of the IFA, Joe Healy, recently made calls for the CAP budget to be defended.

Dáil motion welcomed by ICSA rural Development Chairman

The chairman of the ICSA rural development, Seamus Sherlock, has welcomed the news of a Dáil motion being brought forward by Rural Independents Group.

ICMSA chairman says dairy farmer income numbers as bad as they had predicted.

Mr John Comer spoke at the recent decreases in farmer incomes as part of Teagasc’s National Farm survey.

Average Farm incomes down by up to 9%

The recent National farm survey, carried out by Teagasc, has found that the average farm income in Ireland has fallen by 9%.

Major Campaign on Farm Incomes gets Underway

Urgent action is needed to address the deepening farm income crisis, IFA President Joe Healy said at a briefing for TDs and Senators in Dublin.

Farm Income - No 1 Priority for Healy

Joe Healy said tackling the Farm Income Crisis will be his number one priority.