Talks aimed at resolving the ongoing beef dispute will reconvene on Monday.
The Agriculture Minister has confirmed that he will facilitate the discussions.
Minister Michael Creed said there is now a basis for talks to begin after significant engagement with stakeholders.
Meat Industry Ireland has welcomed the new round of talks.
It comes as protests continue outside meat factories today, as farmers campaign for higher prices for their animals.
The Beef Plan Movement says supermarket retailers must attend Monday's talks.