US President Donald Trump has detailed new tax breaks for US farmers and promised further action on red tape, trade agreements, rural broadband and farm supports.
By Thomas Hubert on 09 January 2018
The UK minister in charge of agriculture has signalled that the UK could follow EU production standards post-Brexit at two conferences in Oxford.
By Phelim O'Neill on 07 January 2018
Defra secretary Michael Gove is also at variance with his trade counterpart Liam Fox about allowing US poultry imports.
By Phelim O'Neill on 13 November 2017
Exports of US dairy products continue to grow except for butter, which is in high demand on the domestic market, writes John Boylan.
By Contributor on 08 August 2017
The Dealer had his moment trying to imitate the look of Kiss frontman Gene Simmons in his young rock band years, but never quite achieved it as well as Texan calf Genie.
By The Dealer on 02 August 2017
British secretary of state for international trade Liam Fox is in Washington to pave the way for a post-Brexit trade agreement with the US, with concerns over food standards dominating media coverage.
By Thomas Hubert on 25 July 2017
The EU Mercosur trade deal is scheduled for completion in December, while the US has had a BSE scare.
By Amy Forde on 20 July 2017
Co Kilkenny dairy farmer and 2017 Nuffield scholar Eamon Sheehan takes us inside a large dairy herd on America's west coast.
By Contributor on 16 July 2017
Danone has sold its US organic business Stonyfield to Lactalis as part of competition requirements attached to its acquisition of the much larger health foods company WhiteWave.
By Thomas Hubert on 03 July 2017
The overnight announcement by the US that they were suspending imports of beef from Brazil is the latest dramatic development in the unravelling Brazilian beef industry.
By Phelim O'Neill on 23 June 2017