Agri-Business

Tánaiste turns sod on Glanbia A-ware cheese plant in Kilkenny

Tánaiste turns sod on Glanbia A-ware cheese plant in Kilkenny

Tánaiste Leo Varadkar and Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Charlie McConalogue turned the sod at the site of...

June 22, 2022

Application portal for Fodder Support Scheme opens

Application portal for Fodder Support Scheme opens

The Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine (DAFM) has today (Friday, June 17) announced that the online application system...

June 17, 2022

USDA partners with Ukraine to protect food security

USDA partners with Ukraine to protect food security

The U.S Department of Agriculture (USDA) and The Ministry of Agrarian Policy and Food of Ukraine are entering into a...

June 16, 2022

Survey: Almost half of consumers list price as top factor when buying food

Survey: Almost half of consumers list price as top factor when buying food

Almost half of consumers place price as the number one factor when purchasing food and groceries, according to a survey...

June 15, 2022

Webinar to offer advice on farm debt solutions

Webinar to offer advice on farm debt solutions

The Irish Cattle and Sheep Farmers’ Association (ICSA), in association with FPM Accountants, will host a webinar on Farm Debt...

June 13, 2022

Global fertiliser company to ramp up potash production

Global fertiliser company to ramp up potash production

Nutrien Ltd. has announced that it plans to increase fertiliser production capability in response to structural changes in global energy,...

June 10, 2022

NIFDA: ‘Scrapping’ the NI Protocol ‘would set us back’

NIFDA: ‘Scrapping’ the NI Protocol ‘would set us back’

Northern Ireland Food and Drink Association (NIFDA) has said that abandoning the Northern Ireland Protocol would set the industry back....

June 10, 2022

Taoiseach pays tribute to Kerry Group on 50 years in business

Taoiseach pays tribute to Kerry Group on 50 years in business

The Taoiseach is among those paying tribute to Kerry Group as the company marks half a century in business this...

June 10, 2022

Origin Enterprises sees 47% rise in group revenue

Origin Enterprises sees 47% rise in group revenue

Origin Enterprises plc., the international agri-services group, which provides specialist agronomy advice, crop inputs and digital agricultural solutions, saw an...

June 10, 2022

Science communication business wins Agri Start-Up Award

Science communication business wins Agri Start-Up Award

Dr. Vanessa Woods has won the inaugural RDS Sustainable Agri Start-Up Award 2022 for her science communication consultancy business Vanessa...

June 6, 2022

Commission approves €50m Greek scheme to support livestock sector

Commission approves €50m Greek scheme to support livestock sector

The European Commission has approved a €50 million Greek scheme to support the livestock sector in the context of Russia’s...

June 1, 2022

EU Council urges swift adoption of CAP Strategic Plans

EU Council urges swift adoption of CAP Strategic Plans

The European Council is urging the swift adoption of Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) Strategic Plans in order to ensure food...

May 31, 2022

Value of EU agri-food trade increases by 18%

Value of EU agri-food trade increases by 18%

The total value of EU agri-food trade was €28.3 billion in February 2022, an 18% increase compared to the same...

May 31, 2022

Farmers must make 100% of fodder requirement – Patton

Farmers must make 100% of fodder requirement – Patton

Farmers are being warned that they must make 100% of their winter fodder requirements themselves this year, as the cost...

May 25, 2022

Watch: Farmland – breeding for better cows and potato focus

Watch: Farmland – breeding for better cows and potato focus

This week’s episode of Farmland, produced by Agriland Media Group, discusses producing 100% of winter fodder requirements on-farm, embracing change...

May 24, 2022

Vertical farming company among finalists for National Enterprise Awards

Vertical farming company among finalists for National Enterprise Awards

A vertical farming company and a plant-based nutrition company are among the 31 finalists for this year’s National Enterprise Awards...

May 24, 2022

EU Commission president: Russia using grain to ‘wield power’

EU Commission president: Russia using grain to ‘wield power’

President of the European Commission, Ursula von der Leyen delivered a special address this morning (Tuesday, May 24) in Davos,...

May 24, 2022

Trouw launches new environmental footprint programmes

Trouw launches new environmental footprint programmes

Trouw Nutrition Ireland is rolling out a number of environmental footprint programmes across the country over the coming months. These...

May 20, 2022