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Climate change can be tackled without cutting livestock numbers

Climate change can be tackled without cutting livestock numbers

The beef industry in Northern Ireland (NI) is indicating that climate change can provide opportunities for livestock farmers. The sector...

June 28, 2021

Teams impress judges at NI Angus Youth Challenge semi-finals

Teams impress judges at NI Angus Youth Challenge semi-finals

Pupils from across Northern Ireland (NI) impressed judges competing for a place in the 2021-2022 ABP Angus Youth Challenge Finalist...

May 22, 2021

€40m ABP pet food division contract to boost job creation in Donegal

€40m ABP pet food division contract to boost job creation in Donegal

Minister for Agriculture, Food and The Marine, Charlie McConalogue, has announced the placement of a new multi-year, €40 million contract...

May 18, 2021

ABP to acquire remaining shares in Slaney Foods

ABP to acquire remaining shares in Slaney Foods

ABP has announced that it has reached an agreement in principle with Fane Valley Co-op to acquire the remaining 50%...

May 6, 2021

ABP appoints new chief financial officer

ABP appoints new chief financial officer

ABP Food Group has announced the appointment of John Tuite as the group’s new chief financial officer. The meat processor...

April 16, 2021

40% methane reductions possible for beef production – joint study

40% methane reductions possible for beef production – joint study

A methane reduction of up to 40% is achievable for Irish beef production – which would have “significant positive benefits”,...

March 24, 2021

108 Covid-19 cases at Cork and Wexford meat plants

108 Covid-19 cases at Cork and Wexford meat plants

A total of 108 Covid-19 cases have been confirmed at two meat processing plants in counties Cork and Wexford. Slaney...

January 25, 2021

Cahill appointed as managing director of ABP Irish operations

Cahill appointed as managing director of ABP Irish operations

ABP has announced the appointment of Kevin Cahill as managing director of its Irish and Polish operations. The incoming managing...

January 18, 2021

ABP Farm Safety category returns as BT Young Scientist Exhibition 2021 moves online

ABP Farm Safety category returns as BT Young Scientist Exhibition 2021 moves online

For the seventh consecutive year, ABP Food Group is sponsoring the special Farm Safety Award at the BT Young Scientist...

January 6, 2021

Reducing emissions in dairy beef goes under spotlight in new podcast

Reducing emissions in dairy beef goes under spotlight in new podcast

Reducing emissions in dairy beef production is put under the spotlight in the third and final episode of the ABP...

December 17, 2020

Mark Goodman to take step back from role in ABP

Mark Goodman to take step back from role in ABP

Managing director of ABP International Mark Goodman is to take a step back from his role in the company and...

November 2, 2020

New ‘Farm Matters’ podcast launched by ABP

New ‘Farm Matters’ podcast launched by ABP

A new podcast series, titled Farm Matters, has been launched by ABP. The series will explore and focus on topics...

October 20, 2020

Agriculture features strongly on Rich List with interesting new entries

Agriculture features strongly on Rich List with interesting new entries

AgriLand noted with interest the agricultural representatives on The Sunday Times Rich List, which was published on Sunday. New entries...

October 20, 2020

ABP Angus Youth Challenge to run semi-finals as virtual event

ABP Angus Youth Challenge to run semi-finals as virtual event

More than 60 teenagers from 14 schools across Northern Ireland are set to compete in this year’s semi-final of the...

September 17, 2020

ABP announces appointment of new director to board

ABP announces appointment of new director to board

ABP Food Group has announced the appointment of a new director to its board today (Wednesday, September 16). Chris Martin...

September 16, 2020

14 cases of Covid-19 confirmed at ABP Clones after all staff tested

14 cases of Covid-19 confirmed at ABP Clones after all staff tested

14 cases of Covid-19 have been confirmed at the ABP processing facility in Clones, Co. Monaghan, following the testing of...

August 27, 2020

ABP Cahir operating at ‘limited capacity’ following further Covid-19 positive tests

ABP Cahir operating at ‘limited capacity’ following further Covid-19 positive tests

ABP Food Group has confirmed 22 cases of Covid-19 at its processing plant in Cahir, following the testing of 460...

August 26, 2020

2 Covid-19 cases confirmed at ABP Clones

2 Covid-19 cases confirmed at ABP Clones

ABP has confirmed two cases of Covid-19 among its workforce at its plant in Clones, Co. Monaghan. The beef processor...

August 24, 2020