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Agribusiness
US exports €1bn of beef in June
Phelim O'Neill
High level of US beef exports continued in June, with a record for half-year, but pigmeat exports fall back as demand from China halves.
12 August 2022 News
FAO food price index falls again
FAO food price index falls again, but levels still remain well ahead of where they were this time last year.
11 August 2022 News
Meat alternatives have lower environmental impact – Oxford study
New research is a step closer to labelling food for environmental impact. Anne Finnegan examines the findings.
Biofach: Irish companies hoping to further grow the market for organic exports
Rachel Donovan caught up with the Irish organic companies who travelled to Nuremberg in Germany recently for Biofach, the world's largest organic trade fair.
10 August 2022 News
Market will deliver for organic
Bord Bia’s Joe Burke is confident that the home and export market will handle extra meat if organic production expands.
10 August 2022 News
Higher cattle prices mean lower profits at Tyson
Run of record profits come to an end with rising cattle prices biting into profits.
10 August 2022 News
Significant challenge to finding that any red meat is harmful
Criticism from scientists mount in relation to finding that any red meat is harmful, writes Anne Finnegan.
10 August 2022 News
Dairy Trends: China imports crashing but futures market prices rising
Wit record farmgate milk prices, Jack Kennedy looks at Chinese demand and the Futures Market for future signals.
10 August 2022 Markets
Government approach to emissions is flawed in both science and law
Academics write to Government highlighting concerns on emissions approach.
10 August 2022 News
Action on climate change is heating up
As the world endures a series of extreme weather events, US and Australia enact climate change legislation.
10 August 2022 News
Farmer stamp duty relief measures under review
Department of Finance officials are reviewing farmer stamp duty relief measures ahead of Budget 2023, the Irish Farmers Journal can reveal.
10 August 2022 News
Reducing LULUCF emissions must provide good income to farmers
The Government has kicked to touch on an emissions ceiling for land use, land use change and forestry. It will require transformative change by farmers and should offer a good return.
9 August 2022 News