14 Jan 2020

The committee shadows the work of the Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine. It advocates for the agrifood sector and scrutinises activities in the area.

Date established: 16 Jun 2016

Date dissolved: 14 Jan 2020

House: 32nd Dáil, 25th Seanad

Press releases

16 Dec 2019, 16.48

Joint Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine to consider (1) Teagasc’s annual report and (2) be updated on issues concerning the greyhound industry

9 Dec 2019, 15.40

Joint Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine to meet with Minister Creed for update on meetings of EU Council of Ministers

2 Dec 2019, 16.57

Joint Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine to discuss Coillte’s annual report and hear update on farm partnerships

Recent videos

Tue, 17 Dec 2019

Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine (32nd Dáil)

Update on issues concerning the greyhound industry

Annual Report 2018

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Tue, 10 Dec 2019

Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine (32nd Dáil)

Scrutiny of EU Legislative Proposals

Post/Pre-EU Council Meetings of Agriculture and Fisheries (AGRI FISH) and Sea Fisheries Sustainability Impact Assessment

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Tue, 10 Dec 2019

Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine (32nd Dáil)

2019 Supplementary Estimates for Public Services - Vote 30 (Agriculture, Food and the Marine)

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Recent documents

Tue, 17 Dec

Opening Statement, D.J Histon, CEO, Irish Coursing Club, (ICC)

Opening Statement, D.J Histon, CEO, Irish Coursing Club, (ICC) (PDF)

Tue, 17 Dec

Opening Statement, Professor Gerry Boyle, Director, Teagasc

Opening Statement, Professor Gerry Boyle, Director, Teagasc (PDF)

Wed, 11 Dec

Submission, Joint Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine

Submission, Joint Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine (PDF)

Recent reports

Tue, 25 Jun 2019

Report on The Future of the Beef Sector in the context of Food Wise 2025
Joint Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine Report on The Future of the Beef Sector in the context of Food Wise 2025

Wed, 6 Feb 2019

Annual Report 2018, Joint Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine
Annual Report 2018

Wed, 6 Feb 2019

Joint Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Work Programme 2019
Work Programme 2019

Select committee

The select committee comprises only Dáil Members. It meets to consider legislation and Estimates relating to the Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine.

EU scrutiny

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EU scrutiny

All proposed EU legislation in the areas of agriculture, food and the marine is scrutinized by the committee and decisions are made regarding such proposals.

Committee contact details

Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine
Leinster House
Kildare Street
Dublin 2
D02 XR20

Clerk to the Committee
Josie Briody
(01) 618 3717
(076) 100 1745
AFM@oireachtas.ie

Press Officer
Robert Kennedy-Cochrane
+353 (0) 1 618 4149

+353 (0) 85 870 7436

robert.kennedy-cochrane@oireachtas.ie