Industry-wide plan needed to make Irish beef big in China; getting the right system for dairy-to-beef; Crop Protection; and milk price supports welcome.
By Justin McCarthy on 19 April 2018
The significant investment was announced by FrieslandCampina CEO Hein Schumacher on a recent visit to Beijing.
By Lorcan Allen on 19 April 2018
Eoin Lowry asks director of Asia with Bord Bia James O’Donnell how important the Chinese market is for Irish beef.
By Eoin Lowry on 16 April 2018
The huge market could be a game-changer for the Irish beef trade.
By Michael Keaveny on 16 April 2018
We look back at who had a week to remember in the farming world and those who had a week to forget.
By Michael Keaveny on 07 April 2018
Rising trade tensions between the world’s two largest economies may open the door for Irish beef in China.
By Lorcan Allen on 05 April 2018
China is to impose tariffs on many products, and this should, in theory, help European pigmeat exporters.
By Contributor on 05 April 2018
Grain markets are mostly in the green this week as geopolitical trade risks and USDA reports drive future prices northwards.
By Stephen Robb on 03 April 2018
Phelim O'Neill looks at how the Trump-China trade issues could have an effect on Ireland.
By Phelim O'Neill on 04 April 2018
The growing risk of a global trade war between the US and China has rattled global stock markets.
By Lorcan Allen on 23 March 2018
In the news today: Schmallenberg virus taking its toll, new Credit Union loans and China could be open for Irish beef soon.
By Michael Keaveny on 22 March 2018
Tánaiste Simon Coveney has welcomed the announcement of a new direct route from Ireland to China.
By Hannah Quinn-Mulligan on 15 March 2018