Enterprise Ireland

Agri firms to the fore as Innovation Arena Awards 2020 moves online

Agri firms to the fore as Innovation Arena Awards 2020 moves online

IFAC has announced that it is to support the Enterprise Ireland Innovation Arena Awards 2020, in association with the National...

June 25, 2020

Up to €35,000 available for Food Works 2020 participants

Up to €35,000 available for Food Works 2020 participants

Enterprise Ireland has announced that it is offering up to €35,000 in funding for food and drink companies which participate...

January 7, 2020

‘Getting Ireland Brexit Ready’ campaign back in the limelight

‘Getting Ireland Brexit Ready’ campaign back in the limelight

Following the dire warnings in relation to Brexit earlier this week from Tánaiste Simon Coveney, the ‘Getting Ireland Brexit Ready’...

July 11, 2019

Innovation award at this year’s ‘ploughing’ accepting entries

Innovation award at this year’s ‘ploughing’ accepting entries

The application process is now open for the Enterprise Ireland ‘Innovation Arena and Awards’ at this year’s National Ploughing Championships....

March 25, 2019

Enterprise Ireland launches €500,000 start-up fund

Enterprise Ireland launches €500,000 start-up fund

Enterprise Ireland has recently announced a new Competitive Start Fund (CSF) totalling up to €500,000 to support start-ups in the...

July 3, 2018

Agri-tech companies encouraged to enter National Start-Up Awards

Agri-tech companies encouraged to enter National Start-Up Awards

Agri-tech fledgling businesses are being encouraged to enter the National Start-Up Awards which was recently launched by Minister for Business...

March 19, 2018

Irish agri-tech companies showcase to over 100,000 visitors in France

Irish agri-tech companies showcase to over 100,000 visitors in France

An Enterprise Ireland agri-tech trade delegation is visiting the largest animal production show in France, SPACE (Salon des Productions Animales –...

September 14, 2017

IFA’s Chief Economist set to move on to new pastures

IFA’s Chief Economist set to move on to new pastures

It has been revealed that the Irish Farmers’ Association’s (IFA’s) Chief Economist, Rowena Dwyer, is set to take up a...

September 5, 2017

Decline in food exports weakens growth in UK market

Decline in food exports weakens growth in UK market

Export growth to the UK fell sharply from 12% in 2015 to just 2% last year as demand for Irish...

May 16, 2017

UCC to host all-island agri-food summit

UCC to host all-island agri-food summit

An all-island agri-food summit will take place on University College Cork (UCC) campus on Wednesday and Thursday, May 17 and...

May 5, 2017

Have you an idea for an agri-food business with global appeal?

Have you an idea for an agri-food business with global appeal?

Food Works, which claims to be Ireland’s leading accelerator programme for food and drink start-ups, is seeking applicants for 2017. Run...

March 20, 2017

New Director of Meat Technology Centre appointed by Teagasc

New Director of Meat Technology Centre appointed by Teagasc

Teagasc has appointed Dr. John Colreavy as the Director of the Meat Technology Centre (MTC), a new Enterprise Ireland, industry-led initiative....

December 20, 2016

New funding announced for agricultural and manufacturing start-ups

New funding announced for agricultural and manufacturing start-ups

A new €500,000 Enterprise Ireland Competitive Start Fund to support start-up activity in the agricultural and manufacturing sectors has been...

September 9, 2016

Irish agri-business sector to get €200,000 funding boost

Irish agri-business sector to get €200,000 funding boost

Enterprise Ireland is aiming to create jobs and growth in the Irish agri-business sector with a new €200,000 Competitive Feasibility Fund...

August 15, 2016

Enterprise Ireland funding of €250,000 available for new agri start ups

Enterprise Ireland funding of €250,000 available for new agri start ups

Have you got a new agri-business start-up you want to get off the ground, or an innovative agri-tech idea that...

August 28, 2015