[Archive 31st Dáil] Presentations

Presentation to the Oireachtas Joint Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine

15 December 2015

Discussion on harness racing

Presentation to the Oireachtas Joint Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine

8 December 2015

Discussion re an update on Beef Genomics

Discussion re Six-monthly Report on Developments in the EU

Discussion on the Pre-EU Council/Sea Fisheries Sustainability Impact Assessment

Presentation to the Oireachtas Select Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine

8 December 2015

Supplementary Estimate for 2015

Presentation to the Oireachtas Joint Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine

1 December 2015

Discussion on the Organic Farming Scheme

Discussion on the Sea Fisheries Sustainability Impact Assessment

Presentation to the Oireachtas Joint Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine

24 November 2015

Discussion on the Dairy industry

Presentation to the Oireachtas Joint Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine

18 November 2015

Motion on the Horse and Greyhound Racing Fund Regulations 2015

Presentation to the Oireachtas Joint Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine

17 November 2015

Update on the Beef Genomics Programme

Discussion on the Organic Farming Scheme

Presentation to the Oireachtas Joint Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine

10 November 2015

Discussion on EID Tagging

Discussion on the Irish Harness Racing Industry

Presentation to the Oireachtas Joint Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine

3 November 2015

Discussion on the Dairy Industry

Presentation to the Oireachtas Joint Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine

20 October 2015

Discussion on the Irish Greyhound Industry

Presentation to the Oireachtas Joint Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine

6 October 2015

Discussion with the IFA in relation to the dairy and sheep sectors

Presentation to the Oireachtas Joint Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine

30 September 2015

Mid-year review of the 2015 Estimates

‌Presentation to the Oireachtas Joint Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine

21 July 2015

Discussion on financial loss due to lands being designated as Special Protection Areas with representatives from Irish Farmers with Designated Land (Hen Harrier) (IFDL)

Presentation to the Oireachtas Joint Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine

14 July 2015

Discussion on the National Strategic Plan for Sustainable Aquaculture Development with Inland Fisheries Ireland

Discussions on issues related to the horse industry with representatives from Irish Thoroughbred Breeders Association, Irish Horse Welfare Trust, County and City Management Association and Irish Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals

Presentation to the Oireachtas Joint Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine

8 July 2015

Discussion on the National Strategic Plan for Sustainable Aquaculture Development with the IFA, Iascairi Intire Cois Cladach na hEireann, the Irish Seal Sanctuary and the Environmental Pillar

Presentation to the Oireachtas Joint Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine

7 July 2015

Discussion on issues relating to the horse industry

Presentation to the Oireachtas Joint Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine

2 July 2015

Discussion of issues relating to the Beef Data and Genomics Programme with the Irish Cattle Breeding Federation

Presentation to the Oireachtas Joint Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine

1 July 2015

Discussion on the National Strategic Plan for Sustainable Aquaculture Development with BIM and the Irish Fish Processor & Exporter Assoc.

Presentation to the Oireachtas Joint Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine

30 June 2015

Discussion on fish landing obligations and discards with Minister Simon Coveney

Presentation to the Oireachtas Joint Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine

23 June 2015

Discussion on developments in the Agriculture Sector with EU Commissioner Phil Hogan

Presentation to the Oireachtas Joint Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine

16 June 2015

Beef Data and Genomics Programme - briefing from officials from the Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine

Difficulties being faced by the 'Forgotten Farmers'

Presentation to the Oireachtas Joint Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine

09 June 2015

Discussion on COM(2015)177

Presentation to the Oireachtas Joint Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine

27 May 2015

Fisheries Local Action Groups (FLAGs)

Presentation to the Oireachtas Joint Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine

12 May 2015

Dept. of Agriculture, Food and the Marine Six-Monthly Report on Developments in the EU July to December 2014

Presentation to the Oireachtas Joint Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine

28 April 2015

Uncertainty faced by farmers regarding eligibility of marginal land under the Basic Payments Scheme and issues concerning GLAS

Presentation to the Oireachtas Joint Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine

21 April 2015

Challenges in the indigenous fruit and vegetable sectors in Ireland

Presentation to the Oireachtas Joint Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine

14 April 2015

Uncertainty faced by farmers regarding eligibility of marginal land under the Basic Payments Scheme and issues concerning GLAS

Presentation to the Oireachtas Joint Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine

31 March 2015

Progress made across various work programmes including national BVD eradication, Somatic Cell Count (SCC) reduction, and Johnes’ disease control [Representatives from Animal Health Ireland]

Presentation to the Oireachtas Joint Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine

24 March 2015

Bord Iascaigh Mhara's Annual Report 2013

Presentation to the Oireachtas Joint Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine

10 March 2015

(i) Teagasc's Annual Report 2013; and (ii) Potential difficulties and price volatility facing the dairy industry in 2015

Presentation to the Oireachtas Select Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine

24 February 2015

2015 Revised Estimates for Public Services - Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine

Presentation to the Oireachtas Joint Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine

10 February 2015

Potential difficulties and price volatility facing the dairy industry in 2015

Presentation to the Oireachtas Joint Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine

3 February 2015

Potential difficulties and price volatility facing the dairy industry in 2015

 Presentation to the Oireachtas Joint Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine

29 January 2015

Concerns regarding the Health & Safety Authority's planned proposal to cut back on farm safety inspections

Presentation to the Oireachtas Joint Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine

20 January 2015

Ireland's Submission to the European Commission on the Rural Development Programme 2014 - 2020

Presentation to the Oireachtas Joint Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine

15 January 2015

Potential difficulties and price volatility facing the dairy industry in 2015

Presentation to the Oireachtas Joint Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine

16 December 2014

(i) Draft Guidelines for the Examination of State Aid to the Fishery and Aquaculture Sector

(ii) Designation of land as Special Protection Areas for the preservation of the hen harrier

Presentation to the Oireachtas Joint Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine

9 December 2014

The Role of the Department's New Investigations Division [Officials from Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine]

Presentation to the Oireachtas Joint Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine

2 December 2014

(i) Forthcoming EU Council Meeting of Agriculture and Fisheries (AGRI FISH)

(ii) Sea Fisheries Sustainability Impact Assessment 

Presentation to the Oireachtas Joint Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine

25 November 2014

(i) National Milk Agency’s Annual Report 2013 [Mr Denis Murphy, Chairman and Dr Muiris Ó Céidigh, Chief Executive]

(ii) Motion Re: Horse and Greyhound Racing Fund Regulations 2014 [Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine]

Presentation to the Oireachtas Joint Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine

4 November 2014

(i) Rural Development Programme 2014-2020 – Commonages

(ii) Scrutiny of EU Legislative Proposals; Schedule A: COM (2014) 180 Proposal for a Regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on organic production and labelling of organic products

Presentation to the Oireachtas Joint Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine

21 October 2014

Review of Certain Matters Relating to Bord na gCon (Indecon Report) [Mr Phil Meaney, Chairman; and Ms Geraldine Larkin, Chief Executive, Bord na gCon]

Presentation to the Oireachtas Joint Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine

7 October 2014

Setting of Total Allowable Catches (TACs) and quotas for 2015 under the Common Fisheries Policy

Presentation to the Oireachtas Joint Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine

23 September 2014

Vote 30 (Agriculture, Food and the Marine) - Up-date and briefing on pre-budget and policy issues [Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine]

Presentation to the Oireachtas Joint Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine

17 July 2014

Agri-Taxation Review [Representatives from Irish Farmers' Association (IFA) and Irish Creamery Milk Suppliers Association (ICSMA)]

Presentation to the Oireachtas Joint Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine

8 July 2014

Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine Six-monthly Report on Developments of the EU (July to December 2013)

Presentation to the Oireachtas Joint Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine

1 July 2014

Pre-Legislative Scrutiny on the General Scheme of the Horse Racing Ireland (Amendment) Bill 2014

Presentation to the Oireachtas Joint Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine

24 June 2014

(i) The importance of the drinks industry to the agricultural sector

(ii) Agri-Taxation Review [Representatives from Irish Cattle and Sheep Farmers' Association (ICSA) and Macra na Feirme]

Presentation to the Oireachtas Joint Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine

10 June 2014

(i) Pre-EU Council Meeting of Agriculture and Fisheries [Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine]

(ii) Report on Promoting Sustainable Rural Coastal and Island Communities [Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine]

P‌resentation to the Oireachtas Joint Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine

5 June 2014

Land Use - Maximising its usage and potential [Officials from the European Commission -DG Agriculture/Environment/Climate) 

Presentation to the Oireachtas Joint Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine

13 May 2014

Land Use - Maximising its usage and potential [Representatives from Bord na Mona and School of Agriculture and Food Science, U.C.D.]

Presentation to the Oireachtas Joint Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine

 15 April 2014

Concerns of the fishing industry regarding loss of income, equipment and boats due to the recent storms

Presentation to the Oireachtas Joint Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine

10 April

Engagement with Chairperson Designate of the Aquaculture Licence Appeals Board (ALAB)

Presentation to the Oireachtas Joint Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine

8 April 2014

Land Use - Maximising its usage and potential

Presentation to the Oireachtas Joint Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine

3 April 2014

(i) Engagement with Chairman Designate of Coillte Teoranta

(ii) Land Use - Maximising its usage and potential

Presentation to the Oireachtas Joint Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine

25 March 2014

(i) Issues regarding Sheep Grassland Payments and Single Farm Payments

(ii) The current crisis affecting bull beef producers, marketing and research aspect of the meat industry and the barriers to the free trade of livestock between Ireland and the U.K.

Presentation to the Oireachtas Joint Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine

11 March 2014

Statutory Instrument No. 3 of 2014 – European Union (Common Fisheries Policy) (Point System) Regulations 2014

Presentations to the Oireachtas Joint Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine

4 March 2014

(i)The current beef crisis - specifically the crisis affecting bull beef producers

(ii) Barriers to the live cattle trade between Northern Ireland and Southern Ireland