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High Court rules in favour of IFA in case taken by Lidl over milk labelling

High Court rules in favour of IFA in case taken by Lidl over milk labelling

A High Court judge has ruled in favour of the Irish Farmers’ Association (IFA) in a case taken by Lidl...

June 4, 2021

NPA cancels Ploughing 2021 exhibition due to Covid-19 uncertainty

NPA cancels Ploughing 2021 exhibition due to Covid-19 uncertainty

The National Ploughing Association (NPA) executive has announced the “difficult decision” it has made to cancel the 2021 trade exhibition....

May 14, 2021

Agriland Media appoints Justin Roberts as machinery specialist

Agriland Media appoints Justin Roberts as machinery specialist

Agriland Media is continuing its growth and expansion plans with another appointment to its editorial team. Justin Roberts has taken...

May 12, 2021

Equine and biodiversity photo competition launched

Equine and biodiversity photo competition launched

A photo competition aimed at highlighting some of the many examples of biodiversity evident on equine farms around the country has been...

May 4, 2021

Lakeland Dairies’ revenue increases by over 5.7% to €1.09 billion in 2020

Lakeland Dairies’ revenue increases by over 5.7% to €1.09 billion in 2020

Cross-border dairy co-operative Lakeland Dairies’ revenue increased by over 5.7% to hit €1.09 billion in 2020, up by €59.3 million...

April 14, 2021

New Teagasc director to be appointed as Gerry Boyle to retire

New Teagasc director to be appointed as Gerry Boyle to retire

The Teagasc Authority has announced today, Wednesday, April 7, that Prof. Gerry Boyle, who has led the organisation since October...

April 7, 2021

Lidl argues that its milk is sourced in Ireland at opening of High Court proceedings

Lidl argues that its milk is sourced in Ireland at opening of High Court proceedings

By Aodhan O’Faolain Lidl Ireland has told the High Court that allegations made by the Irish Farmers’ Association (IFA), that...

March 24, 2021

Ireland’s first Animal Welfare Strategy launched

Ireland’s first Animal Welfare Strategy launched

Ireland’s first over-arching Animal Welfare Strategy has been launched today (Monday, February 1). Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine...

February 1, 2021

McConalogue designates 5 more ports for UK-registered vessel landings

McConalogue designates 5 more ports for UK-registered vessel landings

The Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine Charlie McConalogue, today (Monday, January 18) announced designation of five additional Irish...

January 18, 2021

Teagasc collaborators named as doctoral awards finalists

Teagasc collaborators named as doctoral awards finalists

Two of the three finalists for this year’s Geographical Society of Ireland (GSI) Doctoral Awards have been involved in research...

December 16, 2020

Department of Agriculture calls for research proposals

Department of Agriculture calls for research proposals

The Minister of State at the Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine (DAFM) with responsibility for research and development,...

December 15, 2020

AgriLand appoints new dairy specialist

AgriLand appoints new dairy specialist

AgriLand has appointed Brian McDonnell as its new dairy specialist. Brian is from Raheny, Co. Dublin. He is a graduate...

December 7, 2020

Galway sheep farmer tells court of ‘heartbreak’ over dog attacks on sheep

Galway sheep farmer tells court of ‘heartbreak’ over dog attacks on sheep

By Gordon Deegan A Galway sheep farmer today (Thursday November 26) told a court that he has been left ‘broken-hearted’...

November 26, 2020

Formal letter to beef taskforce calling for more ‘urgency’

Formal letter to beef taskforce calling for more ‘urgency’

The Irish Cattle and Sheep Farmers’ Association (ICSA) has written to the chairman of the Beef Market Taskforce to demand...

November 23, 2020

Meat processor ordered to pay out after ‘unfair dismissal’

Meat processor ordered to pay out after ‘unfair dismissal’

By Gordon Deegan A meat processor fired one worker and issued final written warnings to 19 other workers after they...

November 23, 2020

5 Teagasc researchers recognised on prestigious world list

5 Teagasc researchers recognised on prestigious world list

Five Teagasc researchers have been named among the top 1% in the world for highly cited papers in the Clarivate...

November 20, 2020

Irish Limousin society secretary position in limbo, as Sykes steps down again

Irish Limousin society secretary position in limbo, as Sykes steps down again

The position of breed secretary of the Irish Limousin Cattle Society (ILCS) is now vacant again it seems, as Paul...

November 19, 2020

World Organisation for Animal Health urges risk management amid mink Covid-19 concern

World Organisation for Animal Health urges risk management amid mink Covid-19 concern

The World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) is urging countries to implement risk management measures following recent findings showing a...

November 13, 2020