Beef Roundtable

Healy: Retailers need to be questioned at Beef Forum

Healy: Retailers need to be questioned at Beef Forum

Retailers who make significant profit on meat should be brought before the Beef Forum to be questioned on their input...

October 25, 2018

Beef Roundtable: ‘Stakeholders must recognise inter-dependency’

Beef Roundtable: ‘Stakeholders must recognise inter-dependency’

Minster for Agriculture Michael Creed highlighted that the inter-dependency of the stakeholders in the Irish beef sector must be recognised,...

October 3, 2018

ICMSA and ICSA will not attend 12th Beef Roundtable

ICMSA and ICSA will not attend 12th Beef Roundtable

Two of the country’s leading farm organisations have opted not to attend the much-publicised 12th Beef Roundtable this week. The Irish...

October 1, 2018

Beef Roundtable: Creed stresses importance of international markets for 2018

Beef Roundtable: Creed stresses importance of international markets for 2018

The Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Michael Creed, today chaired the 11th meeting of the Beef Roundtable. The...

February 6, 2018

Beef is fast becoming dairy’s poor relation

Beef is fast becoming dairy’s poor relation

Last week’s official opening of the new €40 million expansion of Lakeland Dairies’ milk powder operations is further evidence of the...

September 11, 2017

Factories treatment of heavy cattle to change later this month

Factories treatment of heavy cattle to change later this month

The moratorium that has been in place for 14 months regarding heavy cattle will come to an end later this month, Cormac...

December 22, 2015

November cattle slaughterings ‘virtually unchanged’ compared to 2014

November cattle slaughterings ‘virtually unchanged’ compared to 2014

The number of cattle slaughtered in November 2015 remained virtually unchanged compared to November 2014, according to the Central Statistics...

December 18, 2015

Beef farmers’ producer organisations to be legally recognised

Beef farmers’ producer organisations to be legally recognised

Producer organisations in the beef sector are to be legally recognised for the first time in Ireland, the Minister for...

December 17, 2015

The next meeting of the Beef Forum looks set to be a lively affair

The next meeting of the Beef Forum looks set to be a lively affair

The next meeting of the Beef Roundtable looks set to be a lively affair and a range of issues will be...

December 3, 2015

Teagasc blueprint for the beef sector to be ready for Ploughing

Teagasc blueprint for the beef sector to be ready for Ploughing

One of the measures announced under Beef Roundtable talks in recent months has been the development of blueprints for use by...

July 29, 2015

Coveney set to legislate in the autumn for beef producer organisations

Coveney set to legislate in the autumn for beef producer organisations

The necessary legislation to give recognition and legal standing to Producer Organisations is set to be created following agreement among...

July 21, 2015