Dawn cleared for US exports, seeks EU green light for French venture
Dawn Meats has become the second Irish beef processor to obtain a US export licence and has applied to have French merger plans cleared by EU competition authorities.
Farmers facing 30% fodder shortfall
A winter fodder deficit has been highlighted by Teagasc, with farmers warned to take action now.
Sudden drop in SMP sales from intervention
It may have to do with the summer break, but demand for skimmed milk powder (SMP) released out of the EU's intervention stocks fell significantly in this week's tender.