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Positive outlook for 2024 pig trade
Adam Woods
Adam Woods reports from the Bord Bia meat marketing seminar where Joe Burke gave an overview of the 2023 trade and looked forward to 2024.
7 February 2024 World
Market Digest: stories from around the world
Brief news snippets from USA, Brazil, Australia and China.
17 January 2024 World
Market Digest: stories from around the world
Brief news snippets from Hawaii, United States, China and Brazil.
Cereal prices projected to drop by one third in 2023
The price of both cereals and milk is expected to drop significantly in 2023, with pig prices up 22%.
9 December 2023 News
Pig prices forecast to drop by 11% in 2024
Despite the drop in output price, the Irish pig sector is expected to continue to deliver moderate levels of profitability in 2024.
6 December 2023 News
Market Digest: stories from around the world
Brief news snippets from China, Australia, Paraguay and United States.
15 November 2023 News
Irish pig sector returns to profitability
After 20 months of continuous monthly losses the Irish pig sector returned to a long anticipated profitability in May 2023, writes Michael McKeon of the Teagasc pig department.
21 October 2023 Pigs
Buoyant pig prices begin to fill hole left after 2022 loses
Pig farmers are beginning to recover financially after over a year and a half of losses.
13 September 2023 News