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ICMSA Christmas Greetings to our Members

2019-12-23

                                                                                     To all ICMSA Members. Wishing you a Safe Happy Christmas and Prosperous New Year to you and your family. Best Wishes from all at ICMSA. Pat McCormack President ICMSA

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Support Scheme For Calf Rearing Welcomed But ICMSA Want Dairy Beef Production Incentive

2019-12-20

Commenting on the announcement of a €1.5m support scheme for calf rearing designed to cover a 40% grant for computerised calf feeders, milk carts and calf pen dividers amongst other items, ICMSA President Pat McCormack welcomed the scheme but maintained that the scheme should be ‘demand-led’ with a fast-track approval…

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ICMSA Issue ‘Reminder’ For 31 December Nitrates Reporting Deadline

2019-12-18

Cross-Compliance fines related to farmers exceeding the 170kgs of N/hectare nitrates limit or the 250kgs of N/hectare limit in the case of derogation farms are quite common and to reduce farmers’ exposure to such penalties in 2019, it is essential that farmers inform the Department by 31 December 2017 of…

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Decision of HPRA on Antiparasitic Veterinary Medicines “A Retrograde Step” say ICMSA.

2019-12-17

Commenting on the decision of the HPRA to introduce a requirement that from January 2022 all antiparasitic veterinary medicine products will require a veterinary prescription, ICMSA’s Deputy President, Lorcan McCabe, described the decision as a retrograde step that will add yet another layer of bureauracy and cost for farmers treating…

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ICMSA acknowledge milk price rise but say figures & market data prove that Irish prices have “ground to make up”

2019-12-16

  Acknowledging the 1cpl price rise increase from Kerry and Glanbia Ireland for November milk supplies, ICMSA Dairy Chairperson, Ger Quain, described it as very welcome and a starting point for the further rises required to “make up the ground” and bring Irish milk price into some kind of parity…

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ICMSA AGM

2019-12-11
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ICMSA AGM WINNER OF THE Mullinahone prize

2019-12-04
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Winners of the Campion Insurance Hamper at the ICMSA AGM Joan & Michael Riordan

2019-12-02
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ICMSA 2019 Annual General Meeting

2019-11-20

ICMSA 2019 Annual General Meeting South Court Hotel, Raheen , Limerick. Friday, 29 November 2019, 10.30am.   Discussion: Calf Welfare – Protecting our social licence and creating value. Joe Burke,Bord Bia LauraBoyle, Teagasc Martin Ryan, Head of Glanbia Beef Conor Geraghty, Veterinary Ireland Is the era of cheap food over? …

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ICMSA say ‘drill-down’ into EPA Report shows progress made

2019-10-30

The GHG inventories issued by EPA highlight a rise in emissions for the agriculture but they also show obvious changes that are occurring at farm level.   “The devil – and the progress made- is in the detail and it’s necessary to ‘drill-down’ to see the areas where progress is…

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