Ciaran Fitzgerald asks should it be left to the CAP to do more to make up for dysfunctional market forces in the grocery retail trade.
By Contributor on 15 February 2018
Consumer price inflation in the UK remains at the same level as December and could signal an interest rate rise.
By Eoin Lowry on 15 February 2018
Economist Ciaran Fitzgerald highlights why farmers and food processors should be concerned with supermarket dominance.
By Contributor on 08 February 2018
The comments come following concerns that were brought to the National Beef Association (NBA) by consumers over the lack of British beef available in Tesco supermarkets over the festive period.
By Barry Cassidy on 18 January 2018
Despite high rate of price inflation, UK supermarkets have reported healthy sales growth for the important Christmas period.
By Lorcan Allen on 18 January 2018
This week, GIY founder Michael Kelly asks us to give thanks to the dedicated growers who put the veg on our Christmas tables.
By Contributor on 21 December 2017
EU Commissionerfor Agriculture Phil Hogan aims to tackle the imbalance of power and unfair trading practices in the food industry.
By Phelim O'Neill on 25 November 2017
Co Meath beef and sheep farmer Ronan Delany wonders why more isn't being made of our grass-based beef systems.
By Ronan Delany on 09 November 2017
Food economist Ciaran Fitzgerald questions supermarket dominance in the food supply chain and highlights how it stifles innovation and limits competition.
By Contributor on 12 October 2017
The Commissioner was speaking at a Food Safety Authority of Ireland conference in Dublin on Friday.
By Caitríona Morrissey on 06 October 2017