Welcome from the President

Mission Statement

The following is the mission statement of Macra na Feirme. It incorporates the overall purpose of the organisation, it identifies the key work which it undertakes and it refers to its key target groups which are designatedas 'young people who have a rural connection including young farmers' which is designed to specifically note the organisation's role with regard to young farmers while emphasizing its overall role in respect of all young people with a rural connection - both farmers and non-farmers.

The Mission of Macra na Feirme is to contribute to the sustainable development of rural communities in Ireland by supporting the social, economic, cultural, personal development and well-being of young people who have a rural connection including young farmers, by representing their interests in the development and implementation of relevant policies, programs and services at national, regional and local levels and by advocating on their behalf.