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Beef
Beef Trends: quotes unchanged despite processor pressure
Adam Woods
Adam Woods has the latest on this week’s beef trade, including factory quotes for finished stock.
31 July 2022 EU
Farmers lead on road to EEC membership
The farming and agribusiness community were a major force in advocating for EEC membership long before there was political support, writes Declan O’Brien.
23 July 2022 Markets
UK sheepmeat exports fall by 2,000t in May
The significant reduction in exports meant that imports of 6,200t surpassed exports for the month.
Department examining potential for further Brexit supports
The Brexit Adjustment Reserve has strict criteria that must be met to qualify for funding.
14 July 2022 News
Instability in London highlights continued Brexit threat
The Dealer is not convinced that the demise of Boris Johnson will necessarily offer a positive outcome for Ireland.
6 July 2022 Dealer
Ireland could have to enforce EU border
One Brexiteer recently described the NI Protocol as “a punishment the EU inflicted on the UK for Brexit," writes John Bruton.
15 June 2022 Viewpoints
Consolidating beef price gains
In recent weeks, Irish beef prices have closed the gap with those paid in our main export markets. This has to be maintained.
3 June 2022 News
New Zealand deal is a ‘blow’ to UK dairy
The trade deal offers little opportunity for UK food producers and exporters, as New Zealand has a relatively small market of five million consumers.
25 May 2022 News
UK solo run threatens Brexit deal
Unsurprisingly the EU have rejected out of hand the idea that the UK would unilaterally change a negotiated agreement.
18 May 2022 Editorial
Editorial: EU cannot follow UK trade policy
The longer term reality is that the UK market will be progressively opening to Australia and New Zealand from later this year or early 2023.
4 May 2022 Editorial
Further delay to UK border controls
Reports that the UK may push introduction of full border controls out until 2025 would be welcomed by Irish farmers and exporters.
22 April 2022 News