Oil Prices

Ireland joins bid to stabilise global gas and oil supplies

Ireland joins bid to stabilise global gas and oil supplies

Ministers belonging to International Energy Agency (IEA) member states, including Minister for the Environment, Climate and Communications, Eamon Ryan, have...

March 2, 2022

Fuel prices on the rise: What’s the average price for green diesel?

Fuel prices on the rise: What’s the average price for green diesel?

There has been a “significant rise in fuel prices” across the country over the last 12 months, according to the...

May 17, 2021

Low oil prices – good for the diesel tank but not milk tank

Low oil prices – good for the diesel tank but not milk tank

One would imagine that the slump in world low oil prices in recent months should be warmly welcomed by  farmers....

January 20, 2016

Purchasing groups make ‘huge’ fertiliser savings as EU prices remain high

Purchasing groups make ‘huge’ fertiliser savings as EU prices remain high

Despite oil prices falling significantly in early 2015, fertiliser prices remain stubbornly high in the EU and the European Commission...

July 15, 2015

‘Cheaper oil prices are here to stay, for the near future’

‘Cheaper oil prices are here to stay, for the near future’

International oil prices are unlikely to strengthen in the near future, according to Arthur Marshall, an analyst with the UK’s...

February 1, 2015

Minister Coveney calls fuel supply sector to pass on benefits of low oil prices

Minister Coveney calls fuel supply sector to pass on benefits of low oil prices

The Minister for Agriculture Simon Coveney has called on the fuel supply sector to ensure that the maximum possible benefits...

January 19, 2015

Despite low oil prices, fertiliser costs to remain unchanged in 2015 – Teagasc

Despite low oil prices, fertiliser costs to remain unchanged in 2015 – Teagasc

In its latest advisory update for tillage farmers, Teagasc advises farmers not to expect large savings in fertiliser bills this...

January 9, 2015