Minister McConalogue must announce National Scheme Without Delay Fishing and seafood organisations say they are shocked and disappointed with the Minister for the Marine’s failure to have a draft national scheme available for immediate implementation regarding the additional costs arising from the Ukraine war. During a lengthy meeting with the...
Press Relsease: Food Security Threat as Seafood Sector Faces Shutdown
Traditional Fish and Chips may not be on Irish Restaurants Summer Menus Rising fuel prices are crippling the Irish Seafood sector, including fishermen, aquaculture producers and fish processors. That’s according to Aodh O Donnell, chief executive of the Irish Fish Producers Organisation (IFPO), who says the crisis is a threat...
June to August
Members, As always, the IS&WFPO have been very busy over the past while participating in Meetings, making representations on your behalf on various pressing issues for our Fishing Industry.Whilst not covering everything, the following are some examples of the ever-increasing workload and to mention but a few - Seafood Task...
Castletownbere; A community that sticks together
Cross table talks
Find some of the action from the recent flotilla in our videos below. https://youtu.be/CWKKAteU9Pshttps://youtu.be/b9Z3hJEaa3o
Listen to our interview on C103 discussing the upcoming flotilla event and the plight of Irish fishermen. Listen to Interview Now
Cork’s RedFM cover Show and Tell Event
Patrick spoke to RedFM News about the upcoming flotilla and the plight of Irish fishermen. Read the resulting article here: Read Full Article
Marine Times Interview
Listen to Patrick's interview with Marine Times by clicking the button below Listen to Interview
Show and Tell Event – Issues for Government
Renegotiation of CFP so that Fishing, Quotas & TAC’s should be governed by Zonal Attachment under UNCLOS Rules. The TCA Agreement between EU and UK was both unfair and unjust and did not reflect the Level Playing Pitch Rules of Relative Stability. This must be put right so that there...