primary processors

pig price increases
Pledges made by processors for pig price increases
In the wake of protests at various locations by The Irish Farmers’ Association (IFA) on 10 May, 2022, it appears that commitments have been made by a number of secondary processors to pass back pig price increases coming from primary processors. Roy Gallie, Chair of the IFA Pigs Committee, comments that  “Major secondary processors have committed to supporting pig farmers and understand the very serious situation that farmers are in.…