Editorial: UK threat to wipe out Irish beef in no-deal Brexit
Rural Ireland would find itself effectively waking up to a national emergency on 30 March if the UK no-deal plans are implemented.
€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.