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Beef
Beef price heading for €6/kg
Adam Woods
Adam Woods has the latest on the beef trade including what’s driving the current increase in beef quotes.
11 May 2022 Markets
Beef prices: factories under pressure for supplies
Adam Woods has the latest on this week’s beef trade, including factory quotes for finished cattle.
27 April 2022 Markets
Over €6/kg beef price needed to cover costs
Adam Woods takes a look how escalating costs are hitting beef finishers.
Beef Trends: cow price up in heifer price range
Adam Woods has the latest on this week’s beef trade, including factory quotes for finished stock.
27 April 2022 Markets
MartBids Database: sunshine brings the good times
Adam Woods has the latest roundup on this week’s marts prices from around the country.
20 April 2022 Markets
European buyers hungry for organic Irish beef – Bord Bia
EU consumers would be willing buy more organic Irish beef, Bord Bia’s Joe Burke has said.
6 April 2022 News
Beef Trends: kill up 38,000 head on 2021
Adam Woods has the latest on this week’s beef trade, including this week’s factory quotes for finished animals.
6 April 2022 News
Ration prices breach the €400/t mark
There is significant variation reported in the market, with a number of buyers handling large volumes and tied in to long-term deals, purchasing from the low to mid €350s.
6 April 2022 News
Beef quotes edge up again
Adam Woods has the latest on this week’s beef trade including the latest factory quotes for finished animals.
4 April 2022 News
Organic yield gaps can be bridged by higher prices – Commission official
The switch to organics can deliver better returns for farmers, if higher market prices are secured, attendees of a webinar were told.
4 April 2022 News
What will it cost to make silage this year?
Teagasc experts Peter Doyle, Tomás Tubritt, Nicky Byrne, Michael O’Donovan and Paul Crosson look at the cost of producing home grown feeds on Irish farms with higher input prices.
30 March 2022 Grass & feeding
Financial package needed for beef farmers – IFA
A financial aid package is needed for beef farmers to provide certainty as they make breeding decisions which could impact beef supply for the next three years, says the IFA.
30 March 2022 News