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Lorcan Allen is a journalist with the Irish Farmers Journal. Coming from a beef farm in Moate, Co Westmeath, Lorcan graduated from NUI Galway with a BA in English and Political Science and has worked with the Westmeath Topic and the Irish Times. Lorcan first began working with the Farmers Journal in March 2013, helping to produce the papers first ever Agribusiness report. He rejoined the journal in January 2014 and writes about business and property.
Sentiment in dairy markets has turned bearish in recent weeks, as supply begins to recover in some major producing regions.
As part of the European Commission’s approval of the ChemChina takeover, Syngenta has been forced to sell a number of products.
By Lorcan Allen on 12 October 2017