Next meeting:

Last updated - 5 Mar 2021, 15.55

8 Mar 2021, 12.00

The Joint Committee on Agriculture and the Marine will meet in private session.

The committee shadows the work of the Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine.

Date established: 30 Jul 2020

House: 33rd Dáil, 26th Seanad

Forestry sector

Latest publication

Forestry sector

The Committee has published a report on issues impacting the forestry sector in Ireland.

Press releases

2 Mar 2021, 13.11

Joint Committee on Agriculture and the Marine launches Report entitled ‘Issues impacting the Forestry Sector in Ireland’

2 Feb 2021, 10.30

Joint Committee on Agriculture and the Marine to discuss Brexit, Port Operations and Import Controls

28 Jan 2021, 12.30

Committee on Agriculture and the Marine to discuss Challenges for the Forestry Sector

Recent videos

Tue, 2 Mar 2021

Committee on Agriculture and the Marine

Topic: Rewetting of bogs and the impact on drainage for surrounding farmland

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Tue, 16 Feb 2021

Committee on Agriculture and the Marine

Minutes of the meeting of 8 February 2021

Impact of peat shortages on the horticulture industry

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Tue, 9 Feb 2021

Committee on Agriculture and the Marine

Topics: Article 105(4) EU Regulation on Veterinary Medicinal Products EU 2019/6, Briefing by Department Officials on Article 105(4) EU Regulation on Veterinary Medicinal Products EU 2019/6 (resumed)

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Recent documents

Tue, 2 Mar

Opening statement, Ger Breen, Head of Land and Habitats, Bord na Móna

Opening statement, Ger Breen, Head of Land and Habitats, Bord na Móna (PDF)

Tue, 2 Mar

Opening statement, Dr David Wilson, Earthy Matters Environmental Consultants

Opening statement, Dr David Wilson, Earthy Matters Environmental Consultants (PDF)

Tue, 2 Mar

Opening statement, Dan Curley, Chairman, National Association of Regional Game Councils (NARGC)

Opening statement, Dan Curley, Chairman, National Association of Regional Game Councils (NARGC) (PDF)

Recent reports

Tue, 2 Mar 2021

Report on Issues impacting the Forestry Sector in Ireland
Joint Committee on Agriculture and the Marine Report on Issues impacting the Forestry Sector in Ireland

Thu, 25 Feb 2021

Annual Report 2020, Joint Committee on Agriculture and the Marine
Joint Committee on Agriculture and the Marine Annual Report 2020

Select committee

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

Leinster House

Kildare Street

Dublin 2

D02 XR20

Clerk to the Committee

Sarah O’Farrell

(01) 618 3717

jcam@oireachtas.ie

Press officer

Alan Neary

(01) 618 4743

(086) 010 7500

alan.neary@oireachtas.ie