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How to Sell to Farmers…

How to Sell to Farmers…

In this week’s post, Lorna Sixmith outlines the dos and do-nots for those hoping to make a sale with a...

Would You Marry a Farmer

Would You Marry a Farmer

Would You Marry A Farmer ? Confessions of An Irish Farmerette’ is a non-fiction book based on Irish blogger, Lorna...

Despite bad weather, cereal yields up

Despite bad weather, cereal yields up

 THE VIEW FROM EUROPE: This year total cereal production in the Europe is forecast to be well above 2012 levels and...

Creative marketing key – Rabobank

Creative marketing key – Rabobank

Rabobank Report: Despite efforts by governments to promote the benefits of a healthy diet, consumption of fruit and vegetables in...

Irish forestry – 12,000 employed

Irish forestry – 12,000 employed

Speaking at the Gala evening held last night in the Old Jameson Distillery, Smithfield, Dublin, as part of the AGM...

Bord Bia Update

Bord Bia Update

Bord Bia’s sixth update on the packaging innovations for 2013 identifies the latest beverage brands that are using innovative pack...

Dairygold row over agri-sale, court hears

Dairygold row over agri-sale, court hears

The High Court in Dublin has today been hearing further details about the alleged animosity of several Dairygold board members...

Dairygold deny branding ex-ceo a thief

Dairygold deny branding ex-ceo a thief

Dairygold deny that they owed former chief executive Jerry Henchy any duty of care as he did not work for...

Farm record keeping

Farm record keeping

Record keeping has increasingly become an integral part of life on every farm. Records are kept for a number of reasons...

Bad weather hurting farmers

Bad weather hurting farmers

The bad weather until almost the middle of this year damaged agriculture throughout Europe, in some cases resulting in drastic...

Henchy made ‘unavoidable enemies’ at Dairygold, High Court hears

Henchy made ‘unavoidable enemies’ at Dairygold, High Court hears

Former Dairygold chief executive Jerry Henchy was fired after a long campaign against him by key company board members, it...

Battle of the bog

Battle of the bog

We have taken turf from a bog for generations. I am told we have turbary rights. What are turbary rights? ...

Chinese food market – Bord Bia

Chinese food market – Bord Bia

Some insights from Paula Donoghue, Brand Manager, Bord Bia One of America’s favourites the Oreo cookie was first created back in...

New food labelling to tackle obesity

New food labelling to tackle obesity

A new front-of-pack food labelling that has the support of all the major supermarkets and a number of leading manufacturers...

Managing grass to produce fodder

Managing grass to produce fodder

A NORTHERN IRELAND VIEW ON GRASS So far the month of June has provided a welcome respite from the adverse...

Relish Ballymaloe

Relish Ballymaloe

AgriLand talks to Little Island-based Maxine Hyde of Ballymaloe Foods about the evolution of the Ballymaloe brand. Ballymaloe House is...

Why is CAP not already adopted?

Why is CAP not already adopted?

Why, after the vote at the European Parliament and the last Council of EU Ministers of agriculture, is CAP reform...

It’s land deeds, not words, that count

It’s land deeds, not words, that count

Did you know that you can inspect and print the deeds to your farm online? Well you can and it...