Factories’ attempts to cut beef prices must be resisted - IFA
Rachel Donovan
IFA livestock chair Declan Hanrahan said there is no justification in the market place for any weakening of beef prices.
Positive start to 2024 for beef and sheep markets
Bord Bia sheepmeat and livestock manager Seamus McMenamin and beef sector manager Mark Zeig analyse beef and sheep markets.
14 February 2024 News
NZ beef makes mark in UK
New Zealand beef exports are considered the poor relation behind dairy and sheep meat, but they have potential in UK.
UK can be 'plan B' for Australian exports
After more than a decade of rapid growth, signs are that with a slowing economy, growth in demand for beef and sheep meat imports in China will level off this year
11 February 2024 News
China bought more but paid less in 2023
China's sheepmeat imports rebounded in 2023 and beef import volumes increased slightly, but values were well below what was paid in 2022.
9 February 2024 News
Positive outlook for 2024 beef trade
Adam Woods reports from the Bord Bia meat marketing seminar held in Naas, Co Kildare.
31 January 2024 Markets
China’s economy barrier to beef imports
The Irish Farmers Journal caught up with Rupert Claxton of GIRA in the margins of the Bord Bia meat seminar for an outside view on prospects for Irish beef exports.
26 January 2024 News
China isn’t silver bullet for beef
Reopening China is a good news story, but it will be a slow burn rather than an instant market for Irish beef exports.
26 January 2024 News
Irish beef could be on Korean shelves before 2024 ends
A top Department official predicted Irish beef landing on Korean shelves within 2024.
22 January 2024 News
Watch: suckler calf registrations drop by record 60,000 head in 2023
Adam Woods reports from the Bord Bia Meat marketing seminar in Naas on Friday.
19 January 2024 News
Beef exporters now focused on recommencing trade with China - MII
The ibec group for meat processors sees trade opportunities for beef in the Chinese market.
18 January 2024 News
Cows make up to €5/kg as supplies tighten
Adam Woods has the latest on this week’s beef trade including news of how low cattle supplies is driving prices upwards.
17 January 2024 Markets