Report highlights the challenges facing the food and agribusiness sectors
Lorcan Roche Kelly
There are worrying signals in ifac’s annual examination of the state of the industry
6 September 2023 News
Tillage sector in crisis: cereal crops set to lose hundreds
This season has been extremely tough for tillage farmers, with high costs and difficult weather. The reality of money loss is now here.
23 August 2023 Viewpoints
Mart trade: welcome boost to prices
Rural Ireland's small family farms will only truly be missed when they disappear.
JBS struggles continue
US cattle price squeezing JBS margins in North America beef division while cheaper cattle and greater volume drive profits in Australia.
16 August 2023 News
FBD’s increased profit buoyed by legal settlement and fair weather
Insurer’s first-half results confirm payment of €1-per-share dividend
16 August 2023 News
Glanbia boss Siobhán Talbot to retire
The group recorded a profit after tax of $193.4m in the first half of 2023, it announced on Wednesday morning.
16 August 2023 News
FBD pre-tax profit jumps to €39m in first half of 2023
Insurance group reaps benefit from rising interest rates and lower claims, writes Lorcan Roche Kelly
11 August 2023 News
Higher prices drive NI agri-food turnover
NI food and drink processing remains the largest manufacturing sector within the NI economy.
2 August 2023 Northern Ireland
Tillage incomes to halve, but some farms will be hit harder than others
Tillage incomes are set to halve, but some farms are likely to see a bigger decline if they are dependent on spring crops and are sown later.
2 August 2023 News
Growth in profits for Devenish Nutrition
Operating profits are up in the Belfast-headquartered animal feed business.
26 July 2023 Northern Ireland
Top 25% move ahead on margin over feed
The 12th edition of the Kingshay dairy costings report has been published - David Wright takes a look at the figures.
26 July 2023 Northern Ireland
Foyle profits dip in 2022
Foyle Food Group Holdings Ltd 2022 accounts show reduced profits despite increased turnover
26 July 2023 News