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#Beef crisis

# beef-crisis - Tuesday 31 March, 2020

Irish farmers ask European Commission to suspend imports of beef from outside Europe
# Beef Crisis
# Beef Crisis

Irish farmers ask European Commission to suspend imports of beef from outside Europe

Mar 31st 2020, 12:02 PM 15,658 Views 56 Comments

Some 318,000 tonnes of beef was imported from outside of Europe last year.

# beef-crisis - Friday 17 January, 2020

Explainer: What's next for the farmers and will there be more protests?
# Beef Crisis
# Beef Crisis

Explainer: What's next for the farmers and will there be more protests?

Jan 17th 2020, 6:50 AM 14,239 Views 48 Comments

Farmers said they were returning home to rethink their next moves, adding that they have nothing left to lose.

# beef-crisis - Wednesday 15 January, 2020

Farmers warn of further 'civil disobedience' as dozens of tractors shut down busy Dublin streets
# Protest
# Protest

Farmers warn of further 'civil disobedience' as dozens of tractors shut down busy Dublin streets

Jan 15th 2020, 4:04 PM 19,713 Views 54 Comments

It follows a similar protest in November when dozens of farmers also arrived on tractors.

# beef-crisis - Tuesday 14 January, 2020

Road closures from 10am in Dublin city tomorrow as 400 tractors set to converge for farming protest
# Beef Crisis
# Beef Crisis

Road closures from 10am in Dublin city tomorrow as 400 tractors set to converge for farming protest

Jan 14th 2020, 9:46 PM 36,571 Views 79 Comments

Gardaí issued an advisory this evening detailing the road closures in the city.

# beef-crisis - Saturday 14 September, 2019

Calls for no more 'posturing and game playing' as minister convenes beef dispute talks
# Beef Prices
# Beef Prices

Calls for no more 'posturing and game playing' as minister convenes beef dispute talks

Sep 14th 2019, 8:17 AM 7,451 Views 19 Comments

Minister Michael Creed said it’s important both sides enter talks with a “firm intention to reach agreement”.

# beef-crisis - Tuesday 11 November, 2014

Beef farmers to end 48-hour meat factory blockade
# Squash The Beef
# Squash The Beef

Beef farmers to end 48-hour meat factory blockade

Nov 11th 2014, 8:13 AM 6,891 Views 26 Comments

Farmers say that there is a €350 gap between prices paid for cattle here and in the UK.

# beef-crisis - Wednesday 29 October, 2014

Farmers and processors agree to two weeks of talks to try to end the beef crisis
# Let's Talk
# Let's Talk

Farmers and processors agree to two weeks of talks to try to end the beef crisis

Oct 29th 2014, 9:28 PM 5,217 Views 13 Comments

McDonald’s and Tesco, the two biggest buyers of Irish beef, attended discussions this evening for the first time.

# beef-crisis - Tuesday 28 October, 2014

Farmers are holding a 24-hour protest about beef prices
# Meat Me Halfway
# Meat Me Halfway

Farmers are holding a 24-hour protest about beef prices

Oct 28th 2014, 7:40 AM 25,045 Views 106 Comments

The action is the first since 2000 when the courts ended up imposing large fines on the IFA over its actions in blockading some factories.