Five of the best Christmas markets
Europe’s cities are spectacular at Christmas with markets lining city squares, lights brightening up the winter sky and the aromas of traditional food lingering in the air, writes Laura Roddy.
25 November 2015 Markets
Market trends: Roasts for Christmas market still the highlight
The positive roast trade is being undermined by poor forequarter and steak sales.
18 November 2015 Markets
Burns calls for increase in beef prices
IFA's Henry Burns says factories can well afford to return a higher beef price to farmers.
Grass growth and utilisation improves on beef farms
Dry and warm weather has boosted grass growth rates in the past week and has allowed for wetter areas of some farms to be grazed off.
30 September 2015 Grass & feeding
Beef prices rise but more needed - IFA
Beef prices have improved and strengthened in the past week after a month of upheaval following protests.
19 November 2014 News
Midleton to become Munster capital for one night only
The East Cork town will hold a gala night time Christmas market celebration in support of various local charities
20 November 2013 Country Sound