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US beef exports continue to soar
Phelim O'Neill
For six months out of seven in 2022, US beef exports have exceeded $1bn and the volume in July was the fifth highest on record.
14 September 2022 News
Irish companies stand out in Singapore
Irish food exporters made their pitch to southeast Asian buyers last week as they showcased the quality and environmental credentials of their products in Singapore. Barry Murphy reports.
14 September 2022 News
O’Regan Plant Sales to introduce Yanmar compact tractor range at Ploughing
In spring, O’Regan Plant Sales became the Irish distributor for the range of Yanmar compact tractors and the company has planned to officially launch them on to the Irish market at the Ploughing.
Why Japan could work for Irish beef exports
Although far away geographically, Japan has the basic essentials to grow as a market for Irish beef exports.
7 September 2022 News
Who was really the giant in Asia?
The Dealer wonders where the farmer lies in all the deals struck during Minister McConalogue’s trade mission to Japan and Singapore this week.
7 September 2022 Dealer
Over 70% of beef export growth to Japan is offal
Much of the growth in Irish beef exports to Japan, consists of offal, which farmers do not get paid for.
7 September 2022 News
Heydon embarks on Vietnamese leg of Japan and southeast Asia trade mission
Minister Heydon is leading an agri-food trade mission to Vietnam this week.
7 September 2022 News
Farmers need to ‘double down’ on communicating their sustainability
The healthy credentials, food safety standards and sustainability of Irish food needs to be better communicated to a domestic audience, the Minister for Agriculture has said.
7 September 2022 News
Watch: bullocks worth €15,000 on Japanese Wagyu farm
The Irish Farmers Journal visited a Wagyu beef and Holstein dairy farm outside Tokyo, Japan, with almost 2,000 head of cattle. Barry Murphy reports.
5 September 2022 News
Big in Japan: Irish beef hits shelves in premium retailer
Irish beef has hit the shelves of a premium Japanese retailer during Bord Bia's trade mission to southeast Asia.
2 September 2022 News
Irish dairy farming ‘far less environmentally intense’ - Bord Bia
Bord Bia pushed the green credentials of Irish dairy produce as part of its pitch to potential Japanese buyers in Tokyo this week.
2 September 2022 News
Watch: Wagyu weanlings make €4,000 at Japanese mart
The Irish Farmers Journal visited a weanling sale in Japan on Friday and found many differences when compared with the traditional Irish mart.
2 September 2022 News