Bayer to cut 12,000 jobs and exit animal health business
Some 12,000 jobs are to go at Bayer and it will exit the animal health business as it aims to sustainably enhance its performance and profitability.
Long read: farming in Iowa is on a different scale but faces similar challenges
Ireland’s five Nuffield scholars for 2019 report from this year’s Contemporary Scholars Conference (CSC), which took place in Ames, Iowa, USA.
Global focus: Brazilian agriculture in expansion mode
Brazilian agriculture is firmly in expansion mode. Demand for soya beans, dairy, beef and pigmeat is firmly on the up.
Uncertainty has become the new normal
Farmers have always had to deal with the uncertainties of prices, weather and things like CAP reform, but Brexit overshadows all of those issues.