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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.
Lorcan Allen speaks to Chris Elliott, professor of food safety and pro vice chancellor at Queen’s University Belfast, about fraud and substitution in the food chain.
By Lorcan Allen on 01 February 2018
It will likely be 18 to 24 months before Emerí Nutrition begins commercial production of infant formula in Ireland.
Lorcan Allen speaks to Gavin Dunne, chief executive of the Olive Feed Corporation, about a very different specialised animal feed business.