24 May 2021

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

Date established: 30 Jul 2020

Date dissolved: 24 May 2021

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

25 May 2021, 13.30

Agriculture Committee to discuss Teagasc educational courses and the rewetting of peatland and its impact on farmland

17 May 2021, 15.17

Agriculture Committee to discuss farm plastics, including the IFFPG levy and the collection of farm plastics

4 May 2021, 12.15

Joint Committee on Agriculture and the Marine to resume its discussion of the Climate Action Plan, with An Taisce

Recent videos

Tue, 18 May 2021

Committee on Agriculture and the Marine

Topic: Farm plastics, including the IFFPG levy and the collection of farm plastics

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Thu, 13 May 2021

Committee on Agriculture and the Marine

Topic: Pre-legislative scrutiny of Sea Fisheries (Amendment) Bill 2021 (resumed)

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Tue, 11 May 2021

Committee on Agriculture and the Marine

Topics: Pre-legislative scrutiny of Sea-Fisheries (Amendment) Bill 2021, the 2020 PWC review of organisational capability of the SFPA and the EU Commission's decision to revoke the Irish Control Plan for weighing of fishery products after transport (Article 61(1)) (resumed), Pre-legislative scrutiny of Sea Fisheries (Amendment) Bill 2021 and related matters (resumed)

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Recent documents

Tue, 25 May

Opening statement, Brian Lucas, Principal Officer, Peatland Issues and Land Designation Section, National Parks and Wildlife Service (NPWS), Department of Housing, Local Government and Heritage (DHLGH)

Opening statement, Brian Lucas, Principal Officer, Peatland Issues and Land Designation Section, National Parks and Wildlife Service (NPWS), Department of Housing, Local Government and Heritage (DHLGH) ()

Tue, 18 May

Opening statement, Liam Moloney, General Manager, Irish Farm Film Producers Group CLG (IFFPG)

Opening statement, Liam Moloney, General Manager, Irish Farm Film Producers Group CLG (IFFPG) ()

Tue, 18 May

Opening statement, James Fitzgerald, Proprietor, James Fitzgerald Agricultural Services

Opening statement, James Fitzgerald, Proprietor, James Fitzgerald Agricultural Services ()

Recent reports

Mon, 8 Mar 2021

Work Programme 2021
Joint Committee on Agriculture and the Marine Work Programme 2021

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

Jason Kiernan

(01) 618 4486

(086) 701 5235

jason.kiernan@oireachtas.ie