News - poultry
Local turkey farmers considering scaling back ahead of Christmas
Monaghan and Cavan has one of the highest densities of poultry farms in the country.Jun 23, 2022 17:06
Local poultry farmers could be forced to leave shelves empty as protests become 'futile'
The group said producers can't get any more credit and can't afford to pay their energy or feed bills.Apr 4, 2022 17:04
New Cavan IFA chair says there will always be challenges
The poultry and pig sectors have been facing challenges recently.Feb 19, 2022 10:02
Local farmers protesting outside Monaghan Town supermarket out of 'desperation and necessity'
Former IFA Poultry Chair and Carrickmacross farmer Andy Boylan says farmers feel unloved by the big retailers.Feb 14, 2022 11:02
Local IFA regional chair says consumers happy to pay more for quality Irish products
Frank Brady says farmers just want a “margin” that everyone is happy with.Jan 27, 2022 16:01
Poultry protests continuing outside local Lidl stores
Organised by the IFA, farmers say they're seeking an increase in product prices to offset rise input costs.Jan 26, 2022 07:01
Local IFA pig and poultry farmers protesting in Cavan this morning
Farmers say they are at the point where they can't afford to produce Bord Bia Quality Approved chicken,eggs, and pig meat.Dec 21, 2021 07:12
Duck flock in Monaghan tests positive for bird flu
This is the fifth outbreak of avian influenza in poultry in the Republic of Ireland this year, and the fourth in County Monaghan.Dec 15, 2021 17:12
Restriction zones being set up around site of bird flu outbreak in Co Monaghan
Test results have identified evidence of bird flu in samples from a turkey flock in County Monaghan.Nov 20, 2021 19:11
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