Forage quality and Chinese imports focus the mind for winter milk producers and pig producers, writes Jack Kennedy. Here's what in this week's Focus.
By Jack Kennedy on 02 November 2017
The last three years we have seen a rapid increase and rapid decrease in the volume of EU pigmeat exports to China.
By Contributor on 02 November 2017
Eamon Sheehan from Cuffesgrange, Co Kilkenny, was awarded a 2017 Nuffield scholarship to study blanket antibiotic treatment in livestock and its link with antibiotic resistance in humans.
By Contributor on 26 September 2017
Following the recent audit of Irish meat plants by Chinese authorities, there is optimism that Irish beef could hit Chinese shores in early 2018.
By Amy Forde on 20 September 2017
In the news today, 10 September: Irish beef to China, cattle poisoned by ragwort and a solid year of milk prices expected in 2018.
By Amy Forde on 11 September 2017
Chinese inspections have been ongoing in Irish meat plants since last week.
By Anthony Jordan on 04 September 2017
The Dutch dairy co-operative saw profits rise by 8% despite a €20m hit on its Chinese joint venture.
By Eoin Lowry on 31 August 2017
A delegation of Chinese inspectors is in Ireland this week inspecting factories. Irish exports to China jumped 25% in 2016.
By Lorcan Allen on 01 September 2017
Find out who had a week to remember and who had a week to forget in agriculture.
By Caitríona Morrissey on 25 August 2017
China is set to overtake the US as the world largest dairy market by 2022, according to new research on dairy markets by Euromonitor.
By Anthony Jordan on 22 August 2017