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Beef quotes edge upwards
Adam Woods
Adam Woods has the latest on this week’s beef trade, including the latest quotes for factory-fit animals.
Farm-level carbon emissions to be measured on new platform
Teagasc, along with the Department, ICBF and Bord Bia, has launched a new platform which will allow for whole-farm sustainability assessments and the counting of carbon emissions and removals.
1 December 2022 News
Forestry ‘ace up the sleeve’ in meeting climate targets - Minister
The new forestry programme will revolutionise the way farmers look at forestry, Minister McConalogue said at the launch of the Teagasc climate action strategy.
Appointment of Agri Food Regulator getting closer
Another step forward in slow process of appointing an Agri Food Regulator .
30 November 2022 News
Beef Trends: prime kill drops another 1,000 head
Adam Woods has the latest on this week’s beef trade including the latest factory quotes for finished cattle
30 November 2022 Markets
Lively potato conference tells of progress and concerns
This year’s potato conference was moved from spring to post harvest to avoid a clash with the World Potato Congress, which took place in Ireland earlier this year.
30 November 2022 Crops
Emmet Doyle fills first full-time organic post at Bord Bia
The Cork city native is currently Bord Bia’s UK meat market specialist, based in London.
29 November 2022 News
Vermouth - a unique product on Valentia Island
Valentia Island Vermouth is more than a unique spirit - its story is deeply entangled in the lives of its co-founders, Orla and Anna Snook-O'Carroll.
23 November 2022 News
Market promotion has helped potato demand
The targeting of millennial consumers with a promotional campaign for potatoes has opened up a great value carbohydrate source to them and reversed the consumption decline.
23 November 2022 News
Fodder Scheme Deadline, Grazing Kale and vermin control
This week's Beef Management looks at grazing kale, controlling vermin around yards and tips on grazing kale.
23 November 2022 Management
‘Over €6/kg needed to breakeven for winter finishers’ – Teagasc
Adam Woods reports from Tuesday night's IFA beef crisis meeting held in the Killeshin Hotel, Portlaoise.
23 November 2022 News
Make sure your Christmas ham is Irish Bord Bia QA pork - IFA
The IFA's pigs committee is calling on shoppers to back Irish pig farmers this Christmas.
23 November 2022 Pigs