Bord Bia recently held its annual market outlook seminars for the meat and livestock sectors. Both events attracted a large attendance including trade, farm organisations and government agencies.
With almost one year under her belt at the top political position in Missouri agriculture, director Chris Chinn talks about her vision for agriculture and how women’s roles in the sector are changing.
By Stephen Robb on 15 January 2018
Beef editor Adam Woods reports from Bord Bia's annual Meat Marketing Seminar, which took place recently in Naas, Co Kildare.
By Adam Woods on 12 January 2018
Further curbs to production and tighter stocks have seen oil prices rally above $70/barrel for the first time in three years.
By Lorcan Allen on 12 January 2018
The dairy sector was the strongest performer for exports in 2017, with the value of dairy and ingredients exports reaching €4bn. The overall value of food exports increased by 13%, (€1.5bn) to €12.6bn
By Amy Forde on 10 January 2018
Butter prices have stabilised around the €4,000/t mark, following the sharp falls in price from October through to December.
By Lorcan Allen on 08 January 2018
In the news today, Monday 18 December 2017: strong demand at Balla Mart, French and German milk supply increases and Asia remains a strong market for Irish beef.
By Peter McCann on 18 December 2017
Strong forequarter and roasting market driving beef trade, but weak steak demand remains a drag.
By Phelim O'Neill on 14 December 2017