Boortmalt and growers at an impasse
Ireland's largest malt barley buyers can't agree a deal with growers as planting approaches.
IFA potato report: prices holding steady
Potato prices are remain steady as buyers assess potato supply.
Grain prices: lack of demand precipitates barley price drop
Weak demand and a rush to sell have combined to drop barley price by over €20/t in recent weeks.
Irish brands need Irish grain
Boortmalt representative is reminded of the importance of provenance of grain to Irish distillers and brewers.