Dec 202017
ICMSA elect a 40-year old Pat McCormack as President

The ICMSA today announced that Pat McCormack will succeed John Comer as President of the Association for an initial three-year period. At a National Council in Limerick, Mr. McCormack, a 40-year old dairy farmer from Tipperary who had served as Deputy President for the last six years and was a previous chair of the Dairy […read more…]

Dec 152017
Department make concession on TAMS deposits

Speaking following a meeting of the Farmers Charter Committee, the Deputy President of ICMSA has welcomed the decision of the Department of Agriculture, Food & Marine regarding deposits paid on investments prior to TAMS approval.  Up to this point, farmers who had paid a deposit in advance of approval not only did not get paid a […read more…]