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# Charlie McConalogue

Last month
June 2024
Horse abattoir at centre of welfare abuses investigation shut down by Agriculture Minister
Horse Racing Ireland 'shocked and appalled' at abuses exposed in Ireland's only horse abattoir
Horse Racing Ireland 'shocked and appalled' at abuses exposed in Ireland's only horse abattoir
This year
Remote-controlled electric shock collars for cats and dogs to be banned
Minister to seek approval for €80 million ash dieback scheme to help farmers plant new forests
Dog owners urged to increase efforts to keep pets under control in new campaign
New payments for fodder transport announced in 'brutal year' for farming
Could McConalogue be the next EU commissioner? Minister says there's no point in speculating
Fodder Committee to discuss the difficulties farmers are facing as a result of the wet weather
Govt pauses non-essential farm inspections amid 'exceptional' weather conditions
EU member states agree to CAP review as tractors throng Brussels
Government urged to prevent ‘crazy’ deal that could grant Iceland access to Irish fishing waters
Greyhound stadiums criticised for promoting races to children and families
People Before Profit TD Paul Murphy said the ‘reality’ of the industry is being hidden from children.
Last year
McConalogue urged to tackle agriculture emissions as he prepares to co-host event with UAE
Under-pressure Justice Minister announces review of the use of force for gardaí
Nitrates limit change to proceed as planned after Minister's meeting with EU Commissioner
Taoiseach and three ministers are off to South Korea to promote Irish beef and trade
Agriculture minister not overruled by Taoiseach on EU nitrates issue, colleague insists
Taoiseach to seek meeting with EU Commission on nitrates derogation after meeting farmers
Farmer groups picket Agriculture Minister's meeting following nitrates cut
Stricter laws on ownership of dogs with cropped ears to kick in on 1 September
Stricter laws on ownership of dogs with cropped ears to be introduced in coming weeks
Supermarket price cuts can't come at the expense of farmers, McConalogue says
Agriculture Minister says farmers 'very much up for' scheme that would see reduction in dairy herd
Dogs seized as greyhound allegedly 'found being eaten by wildlife' near trainer's yard
Ireland to contribute funding to delivery of 500 tonnes of seed potatoes to Ukraine
Dog owners who cannot control their pet should be treated as 'social pariahs', says McConalogue
Coillte forestry deal 'not government's preferred option', admits agriculture minister
Working group established around dog control and ownership after recent 'harrowing scenes'
All time
McConalogue writes to Cabinet in effort to tighten laws around control of dogs
‘Unacceptable cultural barriers’ preventing women taking over family farms
Measure to keep all poultry inside to tackle bird flu comes into force today
'It would touch anybody's heart': Creeslough comes together for the first of 10 funerals
Agriculture Minister hits out at Putin's 'despotic regime' and 'weaponising' of food
'Impossible' targets would undermine agri-sector's 'green image', McConalogue told Ryan
New low-cost loan scheme for small businesses announced by Government
€32m to be given to local councils for repairs and upgrades to marine infrastructure
Farmers say they will 'play our part in national effort' as minister to ask them to plant crops
Mica redress decision to come before Cabinet ‘soon’, says McConalogue
What is the Common Agricultural Policy, and how is it being changed to tackle climate change?