EU-style agri-environmental policy on horizon for US farmers
'There is a recognition' that the reshaping of the Common Agricultural Policy may influence the US Farm Bill over the coming years. Claire McCormack reports.
27 November 2023 News
Dairy Day: 'try to be redundant every two years'
Niall Murphy, who farms in Missouri, USA, was speaking alongside Colin Donnery from FRS and dairy consultant Páidí Kelly at Dairy Day on 23 November.
15 November 2023 News
Market Digest: stories from around the world
Brief news snippets from China, Australia, Paraguay and United States.
Colm McCarthy - fallout from the Apple tax case
Our EU partners need to be reminded that the foreign treasury that is losing out is not in Berlin, Brussels, Paris or Rome, but in Washington.
15 November 2023 Viewpoints
US beef exports squeezed in Asian markets
US loses ground in beef exports, especially to Asian markets as Australia recovers
12 November 2023 News
Farmer Writes: world-class speakers at Barnett-Hall grain conference
Pedro Dejneka, Gerry Hussey, Rachel Connor and Dan Basse took to the stage at the Barnett-Hall customer grain conference in the Heritage Hotel, Co Laois, last week.
7 November 2023 News
Big push to open South Korea
EU pushing for Irish and French entry to South Korea market for beef, with Irish Government also putting their shoulder to the wheel this week.
1 November 2023 News
Slump in Irish beef exports to US
Despite exceptionally high cattle prices in US, Irish beef isnt competitive when faced with a 26.4% tariff and cheaper supplies from other countries
18 October 2023 News
Green diesel on the rise again as prices edge towards €1.18/l
Green diesel prices are on the climb once again having dropped as much as 5c/l from highs of €1.20/l four weeks ago. Current quotes are ranging between €1.15/l and €1.18/l.
18 October 2023 News
‘Our plan is to double turnover from €1bn to €2bn by 2026’ – BKT
As Irish BKT tyre importer, Agrigear celebrates its 25-year partnership with the brand. Gary Abbott sat down with Rajiv Poddar, joint managing director of BKT to find out more about the brand and its plans for the future.
18 October 2023 News
Further slurry extension sought as rain gives no opportunity to spread - ICSA
It is not sensible to spread slurry when ground is waterlogged and heavy rain is forecast, ICSA president Dermot Kelleher argued.
29 September 2023 News
India settles US dispute as UK deal cools
US and India look to a future of cooperation, after settling long-running trade dispute at WTO
13 September 2023 News