ICSA calls on Irish MEPs to oppose Mercosur trade deal
Amy Forde
The new European Parliament must prioritise its own farmers first and foremost, rather than those in the Mercosur countries, the ICSA has said.
30 June 2024 News
Five-year high for Irish beef exports
Bord Bia data shows that Irish beef export volumes hit a five-year high for first four months of the year.
26 June 2024 News
Market Digest: stories from around the world
Brief news snippets from New Zealand, United States, United Kingdom and Indonesia.
UK beef decline to drive Irish import demand
Currently consumption of beef in the UK is higher than production.
19 June 2024 News
Tight supplies driving beef prices
Adam Woods has the latest on this week’s beef trade, including the latest factory quotes for finished animals.
12 June 2024 Markets
New Dawn in South Korea
Opening of South Korea for beef exports means that the top four beef importing countries in the world are now available for Irish beef exports
22 May 2024 News
Irish beef sales in Britain still growing
Bord Bia meat and organics market specialist Seán Deane reports that Irish beef sales in Britain continued to grow in the first two months of 2024, building on last year's strong performance.
Strong beef demand from China
China's beef imports in the first quarter increased, even though the USDA forecast overall decline in 2024.
28 April 2024 News
Jump in US beef imports forecast for 2024
United States Department of Agriculture revises beef import forecast upwards as production in the US declines. Phelim O'Neill reports.
26 April 2024 News
Punch takes aim at 'detached' Commission
The Clare candidate for Europe said EU officials had “become detached from the reality of life for ordinary people”.
7 April 2024 News
Factory inspections by Korea underway
Irish beef will be cleared for export to South Korea this week, subject to satisfactory inspections and agreement on veterinary certificate.
3 April 2024 News
Sheep and beef worst hit by UK trade deals
Michael Haverty from The Andersons Centre was the main speaker at the Irish Farmers Journal spring conference in Cookstown, Co Tyrone.
3 April 2024 Northern Ireland