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Beef
Rearing 6,500 calves ‘McDonald’s-style’ in UK
Adam Woods
Adam Woods visited Long Lane Farm this week, which rears 6,500 calves annually for the Buitelaar Group.
12 June 2024 Markets
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
NI trends: Price deals on offer for bigger numbers; live trade on fire for lambs
Beef finishers with a good supply of cattle are finding it easier to negotiate on price, while the live trade is on fire for fat lambs.
Beef trade sizzles in sunshine
Adam Woods has the latest on the beef trade and how markets are driving prices up.
5 June 2024 Markets
Beef trade steady despite price pressure
Prime cattle numbers are starting to tighten, underpinning prices despite processors talking the trade down.
5 June 2024 Northern Ireland
Bloom – a showcase for rural Ireland
Bloom really is a showcase of food from right around the country and a real eye-opener to many urban dwellers about what rural Ireland can do with hard work and dedication given half a chance.
5 June 2024 Viewpoints
Bank holiday brings sunshine and a lift in beef quotes
Adam Woods has the latest on this week’s beef quotes including news of a lift in the trade.
3 June 2024 Markets
Local election candidate takes aim at Agri-Food Regulator
Councillor Paraic Brady of Fine Gael has criticised the Agri-Food Regulator.
31 May 2024 News
NI Trends: factories look to tighten grip on beef trade; lamb trade eases
There have been moves by processors in Northern Ireland to ease prices on factory-fit cattle and lambs.
29 May 2024 Markets
NI factories exert price pressure on beef and lamb
Beef and lamb processors in NI are trying to pull prices this week with varying degrees of success
29 May 2024 Northern Ireland
Beef Trends: lower numbers steadies quotes
Adam Woods has the latest on this week’s beef market, including the latest factory quotes for finished animals.
29 May 2024 Markets
Tight supplies to drive beef prices - IFA
The tide has turned in terms of beef prices, with factory agents ordered to leave no cattle behind amid an anticipated tightening of numbers.
27 May 2024 News