IFPO Clarifies Concerns on SFPA

IFPO Clarifies Concerns on SFPA

The Irish Fish Producers Organisation has moved to clarify why they have concerns about both the operation and oversight of the SFPA. IFPO chief executive, Aodh O Donnell says their primary interest is to ensure that Ireland has fit for purpose controls which are fair...
EU Losing out to Non-Members in Fishing Rights

EU Losing out to Non-Members in Fishing Rights

EU coastal states are losing out to non-EU members in fishing rights because the European Commission’s scientifically informed approach to quotas is subject to abuse by rogue Nordic players.  That’s according to Aodh O Donnell of the Irish Fish Producers Association...