The Netherlands

Dairy throwback: Keeping labour to a minimum and automation to a maximum

Dairy throwback: Keeping labour to a minimum and automation to a maximum

Today we will take a look back at one of the Dutch dairy farms AgriLand had the privilege of visiting...

December 25, 2019

Around 400 tractors descend on Dutch capital to protest ‘negative image’

Around 400 tractors descend on Dutch capital to protest ‘negative image’

Some 400 tractors have gathered in The Hague – the political capital of the Netherlands – to protest the “negative...

October 1, 2019

GDT results signal a good two weeks for the dairy sector

GDT results signal a good two weeks for the dairy sector

The results of the last two Global Dairy Trade (GDT) events should give reassurance to farmers that milk prices will...

April 24, 2017

Why transport regulations could have a negative impact on the Irish calf trade

Why transport regulations could have a negative impact on the Irish calf trade

With the calving season kicking into gear, the export trade is focusing keenly on markets for Irish calves. The Irish...

February 2, 2017

Dutch dairy farmers paid more to produce milk from grazed grass

Dutch dairy farmers paid more to produce milk from grazed grass

Dutch dairy farmers could see the payment for milk produced from grazed grass increase as FrieslandCampina plan to rise its...

October 4, 2016

Three EU countries now cleared to export beef to the US

Three EU countries now cleared to export beef to the US

The Netherlands has been cleared to export beef to the US market, making it the third EU country after Ireland...

March 1, 2016

Dutch dairy expansion could be curtailed by new phosphate limits

Dutch dairy expansion could be curtailed by new phosphate limits

The Dutch government recently introduced new phosphate limits which have dairy farmers in the country concerned. The new measures mean...

August 14, 2015

Irish beef exports to the Netherlands up 6% – Bord Bia

Irish beef exports to the Netherlands up 6% – Bord Bia

Irish beef exports to the Netherlands were up 6% to 41,000t and worth over €165m in value in 2014, according...

July 10, 2015