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Saturday 2 December 2023 Dublin: 3°C

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Beef farmers to receive €50 million in Covid-19 support under new scheme
The news was welcomed by the Irish Famers’ Association.
'Very heavy delays' as beef farmers return to protest in Dublin city centre
It is the second protest by farmers in the city in recent weeks.
Poll: Do you support protests and blockades by farmers?
The IFA has organised a blockade of a major Aldi distribution centre.
Beef options will be taken off some menus at restaurants from next week due to 'zero supply'
The Restaurants Association of Ireland has called on farmers to stop the blockades at beef factories.
Minister for Agriculture has met representatives from both sides of the beef dispute
It comes after talks between both parties broke down earlier this week.
'Common sense has broken out': High Court grants permanent order against blockade at meat factories
Consent orders were made against named protesters blockading plants owned by Dawn Meats, ABP and Slaney Meats.
Explainer: Why are farmers so angry about the price of beef right now?
Farmers had been protesting over low beef prices for almost a fortnight.
Beef protests suspended as farmers to enter talks with meat industry, Department says
Farmers around the country have been holding protests in recent weeks.
'The majority of farmers have to find other jobs to supplement their income. It's come to a head'
Multiple protests have popped up across the country.
Peace at last: beef farmers and meat plants bash out a deal
However, they’ve been told not to fix prices.
Explainer: What's the beef between farmers and meat factories?
In the latest development, farmers are holding a 48-hour protest at meat factories around the country.
Thousands of Irish farmers will blockade meat factories for 48-hours
Farmers are calling for prices paid to them for beef to be increased to close the gap between Irish and UK prices.
Coveney wants more 'communication' between farmers and beef factories
He said that it is critically important to restore confidence and build trust between suppliers and processors.
Pics: Thousands of farmers rally at Department of Agriculture over beef price cuts
IFA president Eddie Downey said today that some farmers are “at their wits end”.