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An Association of Farmers for Farmers

The True Voice of Irish Cattle and Sheep Farmers

ICSA Ireland, an association of real farmers tackling the real issues.

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ICSA members can avail of €100 off, or enjoy a 10% discount on the cost of AXA Farm Insurance. 

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Livestock Prices

Cattle and Sheep Prices 6 February 2024

Cattle Prices

nochange Steers €5.15-€5.20/kg
nochange Heifers €5.20-€5.25/kg
nochange Bulls (-16mts) €5.20-€5.25/kg nochange Bulls (-24mts) €5.35/kg (U); €5.25/kg (R);
nochange Cows €4.70(U) €4.60 (R) €4.40 (O)

Sheep Prices

nochange Hoggets €7.00-7.10/Kg Up to 23Kgs nochange Ewes €3.00-3.10/Kg

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ICSA Ireland

The Irish Cattle and Sheep Farmers’ Association is an Association of Farmers for Farmers, and for more than 25 years we have defended the interests low-income suckler, sheep, beef and tillage farmers. ICSA does not take levies.

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Our Vision and Mission – ICSA

Striving for equality for all farmers

Freedom from bureaucracy

Opportunity to farm

Exclusively represents the voice of drystock farmers

Identify and respond to the key issues concerning the beef and lamb sectors

To represent the views of Ireland’s rural communities

The Benefits Of Being An ICSA Member

10% or €100 off the cost of AXA Farm Insurance for members of ICSA

2.5 Cent off Pump Prices at Participating Fuel Stations

€20 Off IAS Laboratories Soil/Silage/Water Testing

PV Energy Ireland has offered our members an exciting exclusive membership benefits offer.

10% Off Farm Equipment Marking Systems

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ICSA Sectors

  • Beef – We represent the interests of beef and suckler farmers with a focus on full transparency in the food chain.
  • Sheep – We represent the interests of Irish sheep farmers in the strongest possible way at home and abroad.
  • Suckler – ICSA believes suckler farmers need to be supported as much as possible to maintain the strength of the sector.
  • Rural Development – ICSA is committed to furthering the cause of rural development in Ireland, and giving strong voice to the issues that affect rural dwellers across the country.

Latest Press Releases

ICSA AGM AND ANNUAL CONFERENCE 2024

ICSA AGM AND ANNUAL CONFERENCE 2024

The ICSA AGM and Annual Conference will take place on Thursday 1 February 2024 at the Athlone Springs Hotel, Monksland, Athlone, Co Roscommon. The event will feature special guest speaker Mr Charlie McConalogue TD, Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine.

RESUMPTION OF CHINESE EXPORTS MUST LEAD TO AN INCREASE IN BEEF PRICE

RESUMPTION OF CHINESE EXPORTS MUST LEAD TO AN INCREASE IN BEEF PRICE

ICSA Beef chair Edmund Graham has said the resumption of beef exports to China is welcome but stressed that farmers must see a dividend as a result this time. “We have fought hard once again to get Irish beef back into the Chinese market and the opportunity is there to really make that market count, and count for the primary producers of beef, not just the processors. The resumption of exports to China must lead to an increase in beef price,” he said.

ICSA WELCOMES EU ENVIRONMENT COMMITTEE DECISION TO EXCLUDE CATTLE FARMS FROM IED

ICSA WELCOMES EU ENVIRONMENT COMMITTEE DECISION TO EXCLUDE CATTLE FARMS FROM IED

ICSA president Dermot Kelleher has welcomed the decision of the European Parliament Environment committee to support the compromise position to exclude cattle from the EU’s proposed Industrial Emissions Directive (IED). “Cattle farms should never have been expected to undertake massively complex processes for compulsory licensing requirements. It simply isn’t feasible for a family farm – without a team of hired professionals on the staff – to comply with requirements that are perhaps appropriate to large enterprises with significant staffing levels.”

AXA DiscountsHear From One Of Our Members

Watch: See how much suckler farmer – and proud member of ICSA – Mick McKeon saved on the cost his farm insurance with ICSA and AXA Farm Insurance. 

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Be a member here at ICSA and enjoy these various discounts offered by our partners:

10% or €100 off the cost of AXA Farm Insurance for members of ICSA

2.5 Cent off Pump Prices at Participating Fuel Stations

10% Off Farm Equipment Marking Systems

€20 Off IAS Laboratories Soil/Silage/Water Testing

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