Global need to produce and protect environment
Phelim O'Neill
FAO work shows that the debate isn’t about production or protection of the environment in isolation. It has to be about both, Phelim O’Neill writes.
4 October 2023 News
Cattle trade on fire as prices rise €100/head
Adam Woods has the latest on this week’s mart trade including news of a huge increase in weanling exports.
27 September 2023 Features
Farm series: 'I want to be the first woman from my community to have a PhD'
As part of our international farmer series, Maria Moynihan talks to agricultural graduate, guide and scholar, Tawonga Zakeyu, about her work empowering young women in farming in Malawi.
UN summit on Sustainable Development Goals
Food security and poverty is getting worse for the world's poorest populations and 2030 targets are in danger of not being met.
20 September 2023 News
'Potential to deepen relationships' in west Africa region - Minister
Minister for Agriculture Charlie McConalogue had engagements in both Nigeria and Senegal at government-to-government level during a recent trade mission.
18 September 2023 News
Bord Bia launches African leg of €1m spirits campaign
Bord Bia's Spirit of Ireland campaign aims to educate customer-facing staff in Nigeria on premium Irish spirits through virtual reality tours of 20 of Ireland’s distilleries.
14 September 2023 News
McConalogue heads to west Africa for trade mission
Minister McConalogue will support Irish food exporters seeking to target the growing west African market.
11 September 2023 News
Sheep take taxi to greener hills
A flock of ewes in South Africa thought they were off to greener hills before finding themselves the subject of a high-speed police chase.
30 August 2023 Dealer
BRICS building new bigger alliance
Alliance of developing countries will drive their agricultural production and competitiveness in global markets
23 August 2023 News
Bird watchers flock to Donegal amid rare bird sighting
The rare black-winged pratincole was spotted in Newtown Cunningham and it is only the third time this bird has been recorded in Ireland.
18 July 2023 News