Drought hits beef and lamb prices
Prices have come under significant pressure in recent weeks with higher numbers of under finished stock creating marketing challenges.
ICBF conference: ‘BDGP can deliver €540m in maternal gain’
At the ICBF genetics conference in Athlone this week, audience members were given a look at the past performance of the organisation and a glimpse into its future.
Farmers to be compensated when a carcase is excessively trimmed
Minister for Agriculture Michael Creed has said he understands a payment will be made to a farmer in any case where a trim fine was applied to a particular carcase.
ICBF conference: genetic influence on meat-eating quality
At the ICBF genetics conference on Wednesday, research on the link between genetics and meat quality was presented by Dr Michelle Judge of MTI.