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New IFA president, Tipperary's Tim Cullinan, to address North Tipp IFA agm

Association elects new national chairs

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New IFA president, Tipperary's Tim Cullinan, to address North Tipp IFA agm

Tim Cullinan: will address North Tipperary IFA's agm

Newly-elected IFA president Tim Cullinan will be the guest speaker at this year’s North Tipperary IFA executive agm, which will be held in the Abbey Court Hotel, Nenagh, on Tuesday, January 14, at 8pm

All farm families are welcome to attend.

Meanwhile, two association this week elected two new chairs to its national livestock committee and national environment committee.

Brendan Golden, Mayo, was elected chairman of the livestock committee at a meeting in Portlaoise this Tuesday. He will take over from outgoing chairman Angus Woods at the association's annual general meeting on Monday, January 27.

The next Chairman of the environment committee will be Paul O’Brien from Kilkenny. He will succeed Thomas Cooney.

Next week, will see two other committee chair elections take place. The national liquid milk committee will meet on Wednesday, January 15, and the national rural development committee will meet on Thursday, January 16.

The election for national treasurer will take place at the agm on January 27, when Mr Cullinan vacates the position to take over as national president.