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Agribusiness
PGI launch was the easy part
Phelim O'Neill
Recently appointed Northern Ireland agriculture minister Andrew Muir was hosted by Minister for Agriculture Charlie McConalogue in his native Donegal to launch the Irish Grass-Fed Beef PGI brand on Friday.
1 March 2024 News
Minister refuses to be drawn on value of beef PGI for farmers
Agriculture ministers north and south join to launch the Irish Grass-Fed Beef brand on a farm in Donegal.
1 March 2024 News
Bord Bia to launch Irish Grass-Fed Beef PGI campaign
Minister for Agriculture Charlie McConalogue and Northern Ireland minister of agriculture Andrew Muir will host a joint event this Friday to mark the registration of Irish Grass-Fed Beef PGI.
Winter finishers losing €200/head on stores
Adam Woods has the latest on this week’s beef trade including winter finishers margins
28 February 2024 Markets
Positive start to 2024 for beef and sheep markets
Bord Bia sheepmeat and livestock manager Seamus McMenamin and beef sector manager Mark Zeig analyse beef and sheep markets.
Beef prices: factories continue to apply pressure to trade
Adam Woods has the latest on this week’s beef trade, including the latest factory prices for finished animals.
20 February 2024 Markets
Factories showing ‘no regard’ for beef farmers - IFA
The IFA said that the facts of the market are very much at odds with the negative messages coming from some factories.
16 February 2024 News
Positive outlook for 2024 beef trade
Adam Woods reports from the Bord Bia meat marketing seminar held in Naas, Co Kildare.
31 January 2024 Markets
China isn’t silver bullet for beef
Reopening China is a good news story, but it will be a slow burn rather than an instant market for Irish beef exports.
26 January 2024 News
Positivity dominates 2024 price predictions
So what’s the beef outlook? The experts suggest 2024 is expected to see a further fall (1.3%) in EU beef output.
24 January 2024 Viewpoints
Accessing more markets crucial for beef – Minister Heydon
While the UK will remain an important destination for agri-food exports, accessing more markets will allow the sector to maximise returns, Minister Heydon said.
24 January 2024 News
Ireland benefits from EU promotions - Bord Bia
Promoting European agri-food goods, rather than just Irish goods, can pay dividends for beef and lamb exports, according to Bord Bia.
24 January 2024 News