Editorial: big decisions ahead on future of Kerrygold
In this week's editorial, Justin McCarthy looks at the prospect of Glanbia competing with Kerrygold in the US market, promoting Irish food in Paris and how rising diesel prices are affecting farmers.
€100m welcome but Brexit and Mercosur clouds gather
Unfortunately Brexit is not the only threat on the horizon for farmers. It now appears that a Mercosur trade deal is back on the agenda.
Editorial: beef factories must do the right thing on €100m fund
The work is far from over. Attention now turns to how the €100m beef price compensation fund will be distributed.
Editorial: Beef Summit a failure if it doesn’t lead to change
Change is required if we are to generate a profit from suckling – in policy, in pricing model and to the production system.