The Fertiliser Database Stakeholder Consultative Committee met 15 September to receive an update on the development of the National Fertiliser Database, which is anticipated to be in place at the start of 2023.

Minister for Social Protection, Heather Humphreys TD, has today announced funding of €2 million to support and improve the employment opportunities for family carers.

The Minister for Finance, Paschal Donohoe TD, today (Friday) published the ninth Progress Update Report on the Special Liquidation of IBRC

The Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine today announced the introduction of regulations under the Animal Health and Welfare Act 2013 requiring flock keepers to apply particular bio-security measures for poultry and other captive birds as a precautionary measure against Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza (HPAI). These precautionary measures against avian influenza (bird flu) come into effect on 19 September 2022.

The Minister for Justice, Helen McEntee TD, today secured Government approval to publish a detailed implementation plan to address the recommendations of the Garda Inspectorate’s report on ‘Countering the Threat of Internal Corruption’, which was published in March 2021.

Minister for Rural and Community Development, Heather Humphreys TD, has today (Friday 16th September) welcomed the return next week of the National Ploughing Championships after a break due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

The Minister for Defence and Minister for Foreign Affairs, Mr. Simon Coveney, T.D., today (15 September) reviewed the members of the 66th Infantry Group who will leave in the coming weeks for service with the United Nations Disengagement Observer Force (UNDOF) on the Golan Heights.

The Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine and the HSE Public Health’s Department are highlighting important safety information about Avian Influenza (Bird Flu).