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# live-exports - Wednesday 31 March, 2021

Opinion: Vulnerable unweaned calves need protection in our export trade
# Live Exports
# Live Exports

Opinion: Vulnerable unweaned calves need protection in our export trade

Mar 31st 2021, 10:00 AM 22,116 Views 40 Comments

Animal welfare campaigner Caroline Rowley outlines why she is challenging the State’s enforcement of EU law to protect farm animals exported abroad.

# live-exports - Thursday 16 June, 2016

Opinion: Allowing animals to be exported from Ireland to Turkey is no victory
# Compassion In Farming
# Compassion In Farming

Opinion: Allowing animals to be exported from Ireland to Turkey is no victory

Jun 16th 2016, 6:40 AM 750 Views 39 Comments

Over five years, sheep, cows, and goats were illegally kept on trucks at the Turkish border for days on end in squalid conditions without being offloaded, writes Peter Stevenson.

# live-exports - Friday 6 March, 2015

Phil Hogan got 500 texts in one day about animal cruelty
# Live Exports
# Live Exports

Phil Hogan got 500 texts in one day about animal cruelty

Mar 6th 2015, 9:28 PM 14,200 Views 82 Comments

When asked about live exports this week, Hogan said he was in favour of them and would make no apologies about it.

# live-exports - Thursday 30 October, 2014

Irish cattle bound for Libya are being 'beaten, stabbed, dragged by the eye sockets'
# Live Exports
# Live Exports

Irish cattle bound for Libya are being 'beaten, stabbed, dragged by the eye sockets'

Oct 30th 2014, 6:30 AM 24,386 Views 87 Comments

More than 14,000 cattle have been exported to Libya so far this year and more will be on the way by the end of this week.

# live-exports - Monday 27 October, 2014

Interactive map: Here's where all our live sheep and cattle exports go
# On A Boat
# On A Boat

Interactive map: Here's where all our live sheep and cattle exports go

Oct 27th 2014, 5:00 PM 17,128 Views 35 Comments

Almost 203,000 cattle and sheep were exported so far this year.

# live-exports - Tuesday 27 May, 2014

Advice for beef farmers: Think twice before you squeeze...
# Steady On
# Steady On

Advice for beef farmers: Think twice before you squeeze...

May 27th 2014, 7:00 AM 11,915 Views 8 Comments

The Irish Cattle and Sheep Farmers’ Association said meat factories are giving the impression that young bull beef is not wanted but we need to make sure live exports are viable.