Camera at the Mart: exporters active in Gortatlea
Tommy Moyles
Tommy Moyles was in Gortatlea Mart in Co Kerry for a special show and sale of weanlings this week, where the trade exceeded expectations.
1 February 2023 News
Mart trade sizzles
With the Irish mart trade overtaking factory prices, Adam Woods takes a look at some of the reasons why it’s happening.
1 February 2023 News
Spanish drug raid on cattle boat
Spanish authorities unloaded dozens of boxes containing cocaine from a cattle boat.
Camera at the Mart: red hot trade for weanling bulls in Skibbereen
Unseasonably high weanling numbers and a red hot trade for both weanlings and cows were the standouts of the trade at Skibbereen on Friday last.
1 February 2023 Markets
ICMSA backs call for sustainability credentials in food trade deals
Countries exporting agri-food produce into the EU should have a commitment to sustainability that can be measured and verified, says the ICMSA.
25 January 2023 News
Bord Bia seminar: 2022 Irish meat export value hits €4bn
Adam Woods reports from Bord Bia’s meat marketing seminar held in Naas, Co Kildare.
13 January 2023 Markets
Record export figures show importance of farming - farm groups
Farm sector groups have highlighted the contribution made by farming to rural economies.
11 January 2023 News
Weanling prices set to soar as live exporters scramble for stock
Adam Woods has the latest on the weanling export trade and what the outlook is like for 2023.
6 January 2023 Markets
Heavy weanlings up €150/head
Adam Woods outlines some Irish Farmers Journal analysis of mart sales figures in 2022.
4 January 2023 Markets
New buyer enters race to Turkish market
The latest on the live export, including news of another live exporter entering the Turkish market.
14 December 2022 Markets
'Mindset towards calves on dairy farms has to change'
If your mindset is that a calf has to be gone out of your farm as quick as possible, you have a mindset problem, a west Cork IFA meeting heard on Monday night.
6 December 2022 News
Government funding boost for SMEs as economic sentiment remains fragile
Bank of Ireland economic pulse survey shows mixed outlook.
30 November 2022 News