Cereal

2020 cereal harvest drops by 20% compared to 2019

2020 cereal harvest drops by 20% compared to 2019

The 2020 harvest report published by Teagasc estimates the production of cereals was 1.9 million tonnes in 2020. This represents...

November 16, 2020

Total grain output this year to ‘drop from 2.3 to 1.9 million tonnes’ due to the drought

Total grain output this year to ‘drop from 2.3 to 1.9 million tonnes’ due to the drought

Outputs from the cereal sector in Ireland are expected to reduce by at least €100 million this year, following the...

June 17, 2020

Rising feed demand to drive EU cereal production to 341 million tonnes by 2030

Rising feed demand to drive EU cereal production to 341 million tonnes by 2030

Rising feed demand is set to be one the key drivers behind EU cereal production growing to 341 million tonnes by...

December 19, 2017

‘Autumn-sown cereals in good condition, prior to first fertiliser application’

‘Autumn-sown cereals in good condition, prior to first fertiliser application’

Most autumn-sown cereals in Northern Ireland appear to have come through the winter in good condition, according to CAFRE agronomist...

March 1, 2017

World cereal production forecast up 22m tonnes on July figures – FAO

World cereal production forecast up 22m tonnes on July figures – FAO

World cereal supply and demand forecasts for the 2016/17 season have been adjusted since July, following increases to production forecasts, according...

September 10, 2016

European Commission expects cereal exports to slow down in 2016

European Commission expects cereal exports to slow down in 2016

European cereal exports are expected to be significantly lower in 2016 than in 2015, at close to 44m tonnes, according to...

March 15, 2016

Teagasc confirms record cereal yields for 2015

Teagasc confirms record cereal yields for 2015

Teagasc will shortly confirm that Irish tillage farmers enjoyed record cereal yields in 2015, according to the organisation’s crops specialist,...

November 9, 2015