Where Are Beef Talks At Now?

There’s still no end in sight to the beef sector crisis – but progress is being made.

A fresh round of talks underway today aimed at resolving the impasse between beef farmers and Meat Industry Ireland, which has led to two weeks of protesting.

It’s also see temporary lay-offs at factories including Kepak at Drumquin near Ennis.


It all began with the Beef Plan Movement and its chair in Clare, Joseph Woulfe, spoke ahead of the new round of talks about where things are at (from 11:49).

Also on this week’s podcast is Tom Gleeson from Teagasc, who has advice on using lime as a fertiliser (from 1:20).

Listen back below