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Agricultural Price Index for inputs increased by 1.4% in February

Agricultural Price Index for inputs increased by 1.4% in February

The agricultural output price index increased by 1.8% in February 2021 compared with January 2021, according to the latest data...

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Drop in exports and imports to and from Britain ‘significant and higher than many expected’

Drop in exports and imports to and from Britain ‘significant and higher than many expected’

The latest Central Statistics Office (CSO) figures released on goods exports and imports in January 2021 show the “immediate impact”...

March 19, 2021

Disposable income in many rural counties is below state average

Disposable income in many rural counties is below state average

The disposable income in most rural counties is below the state average according to the latest data from the Central...

February 24, 2021

28% of rural households say they have difficulty accessing a shop

28% of rural households say they have difficulty accessing a shop

In 2019, one in 12 (8.4%) of rural households said they had great difficulty in accessing a shop that sells...

February 15, 2021

Tractor registrations for last month up on January 2020

Tractor registrations for last month up on January 2020

The number of tractors which were licenced for the first time in January 2021 was up on the same month...

February 8, 2021

Domestic milk intake increases 5.5% last month on December 2019

Domestic milk intake increases 5.5% last month on December 2019

Domestic milk intake by creameries and pasteurisers was 5.5% higher last month compared to December 2019, according to figures released...

January 29, 2021

Last month’s sheep slaughterings drop 4.4% compared to December 2019

Last month’s sheep slaughterings drop 4.4% compared to December 2019

The sheep slaughtering figure last month was down 4.4% compared to December 2019, according to the latest livestock slaughterings figures...

January 28, 2021

November domestic milk intake up 8.9% on 2019 figure

November domestic milk intake up 8.9% on 2019 figure

Domestic milk intake by creameries and pasteurisers was estimated at 455.2 million litres for November 2020, according to the latest data...

January 15, 2021

How many tractors were registered in 2020?

How many tractors were registered in 2020?

The number of tractors which were licenced for the first time in 2020 was up marginally on the previous two...

January 12, 2021

Average domestic public water consumption up 3% on previous figures

Average domestic public water consumption up 3% on previous figures

The Central Statistics Office (CSO) has released figures on the domestic public water consumption across the country for 2018. The...

December 22, 2020

Estimated 15% increase in cattle values for 2020 – CSO

Estimated 15% increase in cattle values for 2020 – CSO

The Central Statistics Office’s (CSO) first estimate of agricultural operating surplus for 2020 is an expected annual increase of €428.9...

December 8, 2020

More urban dwellers than rural feel Level 5 restrictions were ‘too extreme’

More urban dwellers than rural feel Level 5 restrictions were ‘too extreme’

More urban dwellers than rural feel that restrictions under Level 5 of the government’s Plan for Living with Covid-19 were...

November 30, 2020

Cattle slaughterings for October back 5.7% on same month last year

Cattle slaughterings for October back 5.7% on same month last year

The number of cattle slaughtered in the country in October of 2020 was down 5.7% on the figure for the...

November 27, 2020

Irish food and live animal exports increase by €52 million in September 2020

Irish food and live animal exports increase by €52 million in September 2020

Irish exports of food and live animals increased by €52 million (+5%) in September 2020 compared to September 2019, according to...

November 16, 2020

Agriculture terms of trade index increases 8.6% in September

Agriculture terms of trade index increases 8.6% in September

The agricultural terms of trade index was 8.6% higher in September 2020 compared to the same month of 2019, according...

November 12, 2020

131 new tractors registered for first time in October

131 new tractors registered for first time in October

131 new tractors were registered for the first time in October, an increase of about 40 on the same month...

November 9, 2020

Cork had the highest number of newly-licenced tractors in 2019

Cork had the highest number of newly-licenced tractors in 2019

More than 85,000 tractors/excavators/dumpers were registered in Ireland in 2019, according to a report from the Central Statistics Office (CSO)....

October 31, 2020

Domestic milk intake for September up 1.4% on last year

Domestic milk intake for September up 1.4% on last year

The domestic milk intake by creameries and pasteurisers was estimated at some 732 million litres for September 2020. This represents an...

October 29, 2020