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Tesco UK to cut farm emissions by 20%
Barry Murphy
Some 70,000t of fresh food will be produced by Tesco UK suppliers this year with 20% less emissions, under a new initiative.
27 January 2023 News
Why there is such a gap in factory prices
Reasons for why there is a gap of up to €300/head in the prices paid by factories for the exact same type of cattle.
25 January 2023 News
Farmers need to start applying to Revenue’s energy support scheme
Stephen Robb and ifac’s Ciaran McCabe run through the key points of Revenue’s Temporary Business Energy Support Scheme.
Funding secured for 6,000ac of solar panels
The €240m in funding will ensure the solar farms are operational by 2025.
25 January 2023 News
Bord Gáis Energy’s new gas turbines ‘future-proofed’
Bord Gáis Energy say their two new power plants will be capable of running on a natural gas and hydrogen mix, with the ability to convert to 100% hydrogen in the future.
25 January 2023 News
Lidl's spend on Irish ag-food tops €1 billion
The discount supermarket says over €300 million of goods purchases were for export.
25 January 2023 News
Advice to limit red meat for health reasons ‘unnecessarily restrictive’
A growing body of evidence challenges dietary advice to limit red meat intake.
25 January 2023 News
Factory leagues: record spread in prices paid for cattle
Factory prices jumped in 2022 and so too did the gap for the widest price gap.
25 January 2023 News
Further consolidation in beef and sheep processing
If Dawn Meats acquires Kildare Chilling, it will mean that 90% of sheepmeat processing and two-thirds of beef processing will be done by ABP, Dawn and Kepak.
25 January 2023 News
Interest rate increases are starting to hit bottom lines
Farmers need to be aware of increases in the cost of credit sales
25 January 2023 News
Remote sensing company Proveye secures €1m in seed funding
Proveye is used by agricultural advisors, fertiliser and pesticide suppliers and food processors to provide information about productivity and sustainability on agricultural land to farmers.
25 January 2023 News
Increasing food production ‘urgent’ - President Higgins
President Michael D Higgins warned of food insecurity at the International Conference on Agriculture in Senegal on Wednesday.
25 January 2023 News