We had 200 t of ammonium nitrate; it was scary to imagine a rocket hitting it
In our series sharing stories from Ukraine, agri-journalist Ihor Pavliuk talks to a tillage farmer who found himself farming and fighting on the frontline.
20 September 2023 News
UN summit on Sustainable Development Goals
Food security and poverty is getting worse for the world's poorest populations and 2030 targets are in danger of not being met.
13 September 2023 News
Commissioner points to more EU funds for transporting Ukrainian grain
The Commissioner for Agriculture has proposed mobilising more EU funds to ensure Ukrainian grain gets to food-importing nations in Africa and Asia.
Market Digest: stories from around the world
Brief news snippets from Australia, USA, Brazil and Ukraine.
6 September 2023 World
Market Digest: stories from around the world
Brief news snippets from South America, USA, Netherlands and Ukraine.
30 August 2023 News
WFP chief 'pleased with what Ireland does' on beef and dairy
The head of the UN's food aid programme is due to meet with Oireachtas agriculture committee chair Jackie Cahill TD.
24 August 2023 News
Herdwatch devils raise €11,000 for charity
Some of the Herdwatch team reached the peak of the Devil’s Bit Mountain in Co Tipperary recently, raising money for two charities.
23 August 2023 Dealer
Herdwatch raises over €11k for charity
The donations, according to Herdwatch, will be used to deliver thousands of humanitarian aid kits to the Ukraine.
22 August 2023 News
Another 40,000t of Ukrainian grain destroyed in Russian drone strikes
Ukraine's agriculture minister has labelled the strikes on grain storage sites as terrorist attacks.
4 August 2023 News
New temporary windfall tax on energy companies signed into law
The temporary tax will apply to profits made by the fossil fuel production and refining sector in 2022 and 2023 and is expected to generate between €200m and €450m in revenue.
2 August 2023 News
More Ukraine grain disruption as Russia widens attacks
Invader targets infrastructure needed for river routes, as well as Black Sea ports.
26 July 2023 News
Grain price moves up again on Monday
Grain prices moved up again on Monday, but remain volatile. Oilseed rape declined on the French market.
25 July 2023 News