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AIB: Agri loans included in €4.2bn acquisition of Ulster Bank loans

AIB: Agri loans included in €4.2bn acquisition of Ulster Bank loans

Agricultural loans are among the portfolio of commercial loans bought by AIB from Ulster Bank, AIB has confirmed. In a...

June 28, 2021

New head of agriculture at AIB announced

New head of agriculture at AIB announced

AIB has announced the appointment Donal Whelton as the bank’s new head of agriculture, food and fisheries. His area of responsibility...

November 18, 2020

Top agri speakers to address farmer info evening tonight

Top agri speakers to address farmer info evening tonight

An information evening for young farmers focusing on the changing situation of Irish farming will be held in Co. Offaly...

January 14, 2020

AIB announces €75 million in Future Growth Loan Scheme funding

AIB announces €75 million in Future Growth Loan Scheme funding

€75 million in funding will be made available by AIB as part of the Strategic Banking Corporation of Ireland’s (SBCI)...

October 31, 2019

AIB and Teagasc launch new book…made entirely out of grass

AIB and Teagasc launch new book…made entirely out of grass

AIB, working with Teagasc, have launched a new book about sustainability in grassland management – which is made purely of...

July 5, 2019

AIB chief agrees to meet IFA over loan concerns

AIB chief agrees to meet IFA over loan concerns

The CEO of AIB has agreed to meet with representatives of the Irish Farmers’ Association (IFA) to discuss concerns over...

April 25, 2019

Security worker injured during IFA loan sale protest in Dublin

Security worker injured during IFA loan sale protest in Dublin

A security officer working for AIB was injured during a farmer-led protest at the bank’s annual general meeting (AGM) which...

April 25, 2019

Farmers descend on AIB’s AGM in Ballsbridge

Farmers descend on AIB’s AGM in Ballsbridge

Members of an Irish farm lobby group gained entry to a Dublin hotel this morning, Wednesday, April 24, ahead of...

April 24, 2019

IFA to protest farmer loan sale outside AIB AGM

IFA to protest farmer loan sale outside AIB AGM

The Irish Farmers’ Association (IFA) has announced its intention to stage a protest against AIB’s inclusion of certain farmer loans...

April 23, 2019

AIB loan portfolio sale includes ‘limited agriculture exposure’

AIB loan portfolio sale includes ‘limited agriculture exposure’

AIB has today (Monday, April 1) announced the sale of a non-performing loan portfolio worth €1 billion, which includes “limited...

April 1, 2019

Farming on a changing landscape: Are you ready?

Farming on a changing landscape: Are you ready?

An information evening for young farmers focusing on the changing situation of Irish farming will be held in Co. Offaly...

January 31, 2019

Survey: Geographic variation of fodder shortage brought to light

Survey: Geographic variation of fodder shortage brought to light

A survey carried out on dairy farmers recently found that more than 75% of respondents did not have sufficient fodder...

July 31, 2018

Cash balances and merchant credit bear the brunt of extra feed purchases

Cash balances and merchant credit bear the brunt of extra feed purchases

Slowed grass growth rates have forced many livestock farmers to turn to concentrate supplementation to bring the feed gap. On...

July 27, 2018

Agri businesswoman recognised for ‘bringing choice to farmers’

Agri businesswoman recognised for ‘bringing choice to farmers’

Ursula Kelly from Cormac Tagging was recently recognised by AIB for “bringing choice to farmers” through her work in the...

July 9, 2018

AIB urges farming customers in need of support to get in touch

AIB urges farming customers in need of support to get in touch

AIB has urged its farming customers to assess their own situation and to get in contact early if they require...

July 5, 2018

Concerns raised over €1.1 billion AIB loan sale – but family farm homes are safe

Concerns raised over €1.1 billion AIB loan sale – but family farm homes are safe

AIB today announced an agreement to sell a portfolio of non-performing loans worth €1.1 billion to a business consortium. While...

May 17, 2018

Change at the helm of AIB’s agri team

Change at the helm of AIB’s agri team

It has been confirmed this week that Tadhg Buckley will take the reins of AIB’s agri team at the beginning...

May 4, 2018

AIB outlines cashflow support measures for fodder-deprived farmers

AIB outlines cashflow support measures for fodder-deprived farmers

With depleted fodder reserves across many parts of the country, limited grass growth and a delay in turning livestock out...

April 4, 2018