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Ireland contributed €26 million to UN food and agri organisation over last 6 years 

Ireland contributed €26 million to UN food and agri organisation over last 6 years 

Ireland’s total contribution to the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the UN, which leads international efforts to defeat hunger, was €26...

March 10, 2021

New centre of excellence aims to improve global food security

New centre of excellence aims to improve global food security

A new UK centre of excellence is being set up by partners on the Norwich Research Park to improve global...

February 1, 2021

Dingle Farm Ambassador Programme commended by UN

Dingle Farm Ambassador Programme commended by UN

The work being done by the Dingle Peninsula 2030 partnership with the local community, farming and transport sectors to help...

January 6, 2021

Focus on food-borne disease at 1st international Food Safety Conference

Focus on food-borne disease at 1st international Food Safety Conference

With unsafe food a threat to human health and economies on a global scale, the first international Food Safety Conference...

February 12, 2019

UN contest to bring World Food Day into spotlight

UN contest to bring World Food Day into spotlight

For 2016 World Food Day the UN Food and Agricultural Organisation (FAO) is asking the world’s children to help it...

May 31, 2016

EU meat production to rise by 1.7% in 2015

EU meat production to rise by 1.7% in 2015

Bovine meat production is anticipated to rise by 1.7% in 2015 in the EU, according to the Food and Agricultural...

May 11, 2015

‘EU milk production to grow by 1.2% in 2015’

‘EU milk production to grow by 1.2% in 2015’

EU milk production is projected to grow by 1.2% to 162.4m tonnes, the Food and Agricultural Organisation (FAO) of the United...

May 7, 2015