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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.
Dairy markets have been increasingly volatile in recent months, as strong farmgate supplies draws out extra milk supplies.
By Lorcan Allen on 15 December 2017
Following a strong financial performance in 2015, Donegal Meat Processors recorded a financial loss for 2016.
A supply chain seminar held by the Irish Exporters Association last week focused on the potential customs implications of Brexit and the need for collaboration on logistics.