Bord Bia

Bord Bia ‘ready to hit the ground running’ in China

Bord Bia ‘ready to hit the ground running’ in China

Bord Bia has welcomed the signing of formal protocols which have advanced the case for the export of sheepmeat and...

September 18, 2021

1 in 4 global beef consumers ‘willing to pay a premium for grass-fed’

1 in 4 global beef consumers ‘willing to pay a premium for grass-fed’

Almost one in four beef consumers globally “say they are willing to pay a premium for grass-fed beef”. “In fact,...

September 2, 2021

Increased focus on biodiversity targets for Origin Green companies

Increased focus on biodiversity targets for Origin Green companies

Over 300 Origin Green companies will be supported in developing measurable biodiversity strategies for their businesses as Bord Bia announces...

July 22, 2021

Bord Bia encourages people to ‘add one more fruit and veg’

Bord Bia encourages people to ‘add one more fruit and veg’

To mark the UN International Year of Fruit and Vegetables 2021, Bord Bia is encouraging people to add one more...

July 19, 2021

Stakeholders in global beef ’roundtable’ launch sustainability goals

Stakeholders in global beef ’roundtable’ launch sustainability goals

The Global Roundtable for Sustainable Beef (GRSB) has today (Tuesday, June 29) announced the launch of its global sustainability goals...

June 29, 2021

Packaging the top priority for food and drink businesses

Packaging the top priority for food and drink businesses

Packaging and plastics are the most important sustainability issues for food and drinks companies, according to research carried out by...

June 23, 2021

‘The average lamb/hogget price for the year to date has just been short of €7/kg’

‘The average lamb/hogget price for the year to date has just been short of €7/kg’

The average lamb/hogget price for the year to date has just been short of €7/kg, according to Seamus McMenamin of...

June 20, 2021

Irish foodservice market to return to ‘pre-pandemic levels’ by end of 2022

Irish foodservice market to return to ‘pre-pandemic levels’ by end of 2022

The Irish foodservice market will grow by 11% on last year to reach almost €5 billion by year-end, with an...

June 17, 2021

The key to sustainability leadership? ‘Unity’ in industry, says Bord Bia

The key to sustainability leadership? ‘Unity’ in industry, says Bord Bia

Sustainability is the “significant business challenge of our time” and it is one that is increasingly driven by demands from...

June 11, 2021

Recruitment an issue for 81% of food and drink businesses

Recruitment an issue for 81% of food and drink businesses

Attracting, developing and retaining talent has emerged as one of the biggest risk areas for businesses, according to a new...

June 9, 2021

80% of businesses consider sustainability spend an investment rather than a cost

80% of businesses consider sustainability spend an investment rather than a cost

Despite the unprecedented challenges facing the Irish food, drink and horticulture sector in 2020, 82% of Irish businesses are optimistic...

June 9, 2021

Grass – Ireland’s best kept secret

Grass – Ireland’s best kept secret

Ireland’s response to climate change, sustainability, and our future role in helping to feed the world must be viewed through...

June 8, 2021

Bord Bia to start carbon footprinting sheep farms

Bord Bia to start carbon footprinting sheep farms

Bord Bia is set to begin ‘carbon footprinting’ Quality Assured Irish sheep farms for the first time. The Lamb Carbon...

June 2, 2021

CAP beneficiaries: Where do Teagasc and Bord Bia stand?

CAP beneficiaries: Where do Teagasc and Bord Bia stand?

The Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine (DAFM) has revealed the beneficiaries of payments under the Common Agricultural Policy...

May 31, 2021

AgDiF: Free resilience webinar for agri-food sector next week

AgDiF: Free resilience webinar for agri-food sector next week

A free webinar titled “Building Resilience in a Pandemic” is set to be held next week for those working in...

May 20, 2021

Bord Bia on-farm audits to recommence on May 17

Bord Bia on-farm audits to recommence on May 17

In line with the new public health measures announced by the government, Bord Bia on-farm audits can recommence on May...

May 6, 2021

Bord Bia reveals appointment of industry talent manager

Bord Bia reveals appointment of industry talent manager

Bord Bia has announced the appointment of Karen Connaughton as its new industry talent manager. The job will see the...

May 5, 2021

Live exports: Calf exports behind by 6% so far in 2021

Live exports: Calf exports behind by 6% so far in 2021

On a recent beef webinar hosted by Joe Burke from Bord Bia, the topic of live export performance in 2021...

May 4, 2021