LATEST ARTICLES
Dairy
Sustainability credentials a ‘licence to supply’ dairy buyers
Amy Forde
Buyers of Irish dairy want to see the metrics from programmes designed to reduce farm emissions.
1 December 2022 News
€1.5bn hit to economy if suckler cull progressed - MII
Meat processors have warned of significant factory job losses and a farmer exit to the tune of 14,500 if proposals in the Food Vision beef and sheep group are followed through.
30 November 2022 News
Dale Crammond appointed as director of Meat Industry Ireland
The meat sector is one of the most important indigenous industries in the national economy, Crammond said.
The challenge facing Irish farmers.
Two separate conferences in Dublin last week highlighted the positive attributes of livestock proteins to society, but the commercial challenge to farmers remains.
26 October 2022 News
Dairy and beef need to be looked at as one sector – MII
One large proportion of the raw material base for beef sector comes from the dairy sector, Philip Carroll said.
19 October 2022 News
Sterling collapse not to blame for falling beef price – ICMSA
The ICMSA has accused Irish beef processors of opportunistically profiteering while beef finishers face operating at a loss.
12 October 2022 News
Meat and dairy processors offer qualified support on emissions target
Both Meat Industry Ireland and Dairy Industry Ireland insisted that Government supports will be needed to realign industry at farm and processor level.
29 July 2022 News
Joe Ryan to depart Meat Industry Ireland
Ryan is the second senior director to leave Meat Industry Ireland since May.
22 July 2022 News
Joe Ryan takes over as Meat Industry Ireland director
Ryan’s appointment comes at a time of significant headwinds for the meat industry.
22 June 2022 News