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Agribusiness
Who are the CCPC and what powers do they have?
Lorcan Roche Kelly
We caught up with Brian McHugh, CCPC board member who oversees mergers and acquisitions
1 February 2023 News
Competition authority cannot green light Kildare Chilling takeover
By its own measure, the deal would leave sheep market highly uncompetitive in Ireland.
30 January 2023 News
Agriculture bucks national trend with strong start-up activity in 2022
Activity has been hit by the effect of the cost of living crisis on the Irish economy.
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
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
All signs point to a jump in diesel prices in February
A worsening diesel supply problem and excise duty return to drive prices.
25 January 2023 News
Tirlán joint venture in Carrick-on-Suir to close
Corman Miloko plant employing 31 to cease production at the end of June.
20 January 2023 News
Kerry’s private-equity-funded sweet deal
The announcement of sale of the portfolio last shows deep pockets in ag-food industry.
18 January 2023 News
Top 23 tax tips for farmers for 2023
There are still plenty of ways to reduce your tax liability, writes Lorcan Roche Kelly.
11 January 2023 News
Ornua heads to US courts to protect Kerrygold brand
The dairy company is in dispute with two international competitors over a similarity in products.
11 January 2023 News
The only certainty is uncertainty for food exports in 2023
Bord Bia CEO Jim O'Toole is cautious about the outlook of the industry.
11 January 2023 News
Kerry set to gain €500m from this sweet deal
Buyer, IRCA, has been rapidly expanding in recent months.
11 January 2023 News