World’s largest vertical farm opens
The Dealer
The destination for these leafy greens? Airline passengers can look forward to eating them on flights from July.
4 May 2022 World
Global Report: stories from around the world
Reports on US pigmeat exports, Argentina's growth plans for beef, JBS's latest acquisitions and planting in Ukraine.
12 March 2022 News
Watch: milking 9,500 cows on a Dubai desert dairy farm
A Dubai dairy farm is achieving annual milk yields of 11,500l through a system based on solely imported feed and 24/7 milking. Barry Murphy and Anne O'Donoghue report.
Northern Ireland's companies working to enhance food security
The use of technology in ensuring food system security is a growing market in the Middle East, which Northern Ireland is taking advantage of, according to Invest Northern Ireland.
26 February 2022 News
Australia’s climate targets for farming ‘pie in the sky’ – beef exporter
Meat and Livestock Australia (MLA) has set a target for Australian beef production to be carbon neutral by 2030 and already claims that sheep farming in the country is at net zero emissions.
22 February 2022 News
‘Days of mad cow’ still affect Irish beef exports, says Australian beef exporter
Longer grain-fed beef, rather than grass-fed, is the mark of quality for those in the Middle East’s export market, according to an Australian beef exporter.
19 February 2022 News
New Centra for Irish expats in Qatar
Rumblings from the Musgraves team in Dubai this week suggest a Centra is in the works for the Middle Eastern country Qatar.
16 February 2022 Dealer
Irish food is world-leading and renowned – McConalogue
Minister for Agriculture Charlie McConalogue visited Bord Bia’s stand at the Gulfood 2022 trade fair in Dubai on Sunday where 14 Irish food and drink companies marketed their products.
14 February 2022 News