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The committee shadows the work of the Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine. It advocates for the agrifood sector and scrutinises activities in the area.

Date established: 16 Jun 2016

House: 32nd Dáil, 25th Seanad

Report on Brexit 2017

Impact of the UK Referendum on Membership of the European Union on the Irish Agri-Food & Fisheries Sectors.

Press releases

26 Jun 2017, 16.00

Agriculture Committee to meet mussel fishermen over Supreme Court judgement

19 Jun 2017, 13.00

Agriculture Committee to discuss fish quota allocations

12 Jun 2017, 14.00

Agriculture Committee to discuss diversification of tillage sector

Recent videos

Agriculture Food and the Marine JC

Tue, 20 Jun 2017

Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine

Issues concerning the Sea-Fisheries (Amendment) Bill 2017 and domestic aspects of fish quota allocations within the Irish fishing industry

Agriculture Food and the Marine JC

Tue, 30 May 2017

Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine

(i) Pre-legislative scrutiny on the General Scheme of the Greyhound Industry Bill 2017
(ii) Anti-doping strategy of the Irish Thoroughbred industry

Agriculture Food and the Marine JC

Tue, 23 May 2017

Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine

(i) Scrutiny of EU legislative proposals: Schedule B: COM(2017)68; and COM(2017)128; and
(ii) Pre-legislative scrutiny on the General Scheme of the Greyhound Industry Bill 2017

Recent debates

Tuesday, 20 June 2017

Joint Committee

Sea-Fisheries (Amendment) Bill 2017 and Fish Quotas: Discussion

Tuesday, 30 May 2017

Joint Committee

Anti-Doping Strategy of the Irish Thoroughbred Industry: Discussion

Tuesday, 23 May 2017

Joint Committee

General Scheme of Greyhound Industry Bill 2017: Discussion (Resumed)

Recent documents

Tuesday, 20 Jun 2017

Opening Statement, Isolde Goggin, Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (CCPC)

Tuesday, 20 Jun 2017

Opening Statement, Irish South And East Fish Producers Organisation (ISEFPO)(2)

Tuesday, 20 Jun 2017

Opening Statement, Irish South And East Fish Producers Organisation (ISEFPO)(1)

Recent reports

Tuesday, 25 Apr 2017

Political contribution on the import of Brazilian beef and poultry report

Tuesday, 28 Feb 2017

Report on Brexit February 2017

Wednesday, 21 Dec 2016

Requirement for Action in Support of the Irish Tillage Sector.

Select committee

The select committee comprises only Dáil Members. It meets to consider legislation and Estimates relating to the Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine.

EU scrutiny

All proposed EU legislation in the areas of agriculture, food and the marine is scrutinized by the committee and decisions are made regarding such proposals.

Committee contact details

Committee on Agriculture, Food and the Marine
Leinster House
Kildare Street
Dublin 2
D02 XR20

Clerk to the Committee
Josie Briody
(01) 618 3717
(076) 100 1745
AFM@oireachtas.ie

Press Officer
Nuala Walsh
(01) 618 3437
(086) 410 0898
nuala.walsh@oireachtas.ie