Global food security in focus
Phelim O'Neill
Recognition of a global food security issue is the first step in addressing the problem, but there will be no easy solution.
7 September 2022 News
Food price index falls again
Fifth consecutive monthly fall in the Food Price Index from the record high in March 2022.
23 August 2022 News
Climate roadmap required to keep agri funding flowing
FAIRR investor network is calling for a global roadmap for green transition for agri sector writes Anne Finnegan
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.
12 August 2022 News
Market Digest: stories from around the world
News snippets from New Zealand, USA, China and world food price index.
10 August 2022 World
Canada spends €40m to store 2.4m tonnes of Ukraine’s grain
Canada has followed Japan in contributing finance towards increasing storage capacity for grain in Ukraine.
5 August 2022 News
Ireland is unique among global meat and dairy exporters
Reduction in emissions from agriculture will mean less production from Irish farms to meet growing global demand.
3 August 2022 News
Dairy and meat index increase
Lower cereal prices mean a drop in the overall food price index for June but dairy and meat increases continue
13 July 2022 News
Japan invests €17m in saving Ukraine’s grain harvest
Farmers in Ukraine will be provided with plastic grain storage sleeves and storage containers through an FAO project funded by Japan.
6 July 2022 News
Farmers need to produce 28% more to end world hunger - OECD
Global economic and food leaders have suggested that farmers must produce more with less impact to end world hunger and reduce emissions.
29 June 2022 News
Slight fall in food price index
Drop in dairy and vegetable oils means a slight fall in the Food Price Index, but it still remains well ahead of this time last year.
8 June 2022 News
Minister McConalogue meets with UN leader on food security
UN Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) director general QU Dongyu met with agriculture sector leaders and visited farms as part of his visit to Ireland this week.
3 June 2022 News