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Lorcan Allen
Lorcan Allen

Irish Farmers Journal

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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.

Shares in Aryzta plunged more than 25% after the group issued a fresh profit warning for its 2018 financial year.
By Lorcan Allen on 25 May 2018
The convenience bakery giant has unveiled a three-year restructuring programme, aimed at cutting €200m in costs.
By Lorcan Allen on 24 May 2018
A weekly selection of global news stories that affect demand, supply and prices.
By Lorcan Allen on 24 May 2018
European dairy prices are holding firm as we move into the month for peak milk supply on the continent.
By Lorcan Allen on 24 May 2018
The Irish dairy industry needs more joined-up thinking before it makes further investments in milk processing assets, according to Kerry Group chief executive Edmond Scanlon.
By Lorcan Allen on 24 May 2018
Glanbia co-op holds a 31.5% stake, or 93.3m shares, in Glanbia plc, which results in the dividend income.
By Lorcan Allen on 24 May 2018
The Dublin-based plastic company, formerly known as One51, has released an indicative price range prior to floating next month.
By Lorcan Allen on 24 May 2018
Ian Proudfoot, global head of agribusiness at KPMG, said traditional food companies are becoming protein agnostic.
By Lorcan Allen on 24 May 2018
Lorcan Allen reports from the launch of the 2018 Agribusiness Report, published by the Irish Farmers Journal in conjunction with KPMG.
By Lorcan Allen on 24 May 2018
The price of John Deere machinery is set to rise as the company looks to offset rising freight and raw material costs.
By Lorcan Allen on 21 May 2018
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