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Make sure your Christmas ham is Irish Bord Bia QA pork - IFA
Noel Bardon
The IFA's pigs committee is calling on shoppers to back Irish pig farmers this Christmas.
23 November 2022 Pigs
Malaysian market opens for Irish pigmeat
The Malaysian market of some 33m people consuming on average 17kg of pigmeat annually has opened for the Irish pig sector.
2 November 2022 Neven
Entertaining at home: Eastern European flavours to keep warm on chilly nights
Few dishes are as synonymous with eastern Europe as borscht and goulash. Given subtle twists and combined with a Viennese chocolate cake, they form a warming feast on a winter day, writes Neven.
Profits fall at Arrow Group
Arrow, the holding company for Queally group companies, recorded a reduced operating profit for 2021 on a significantly higher turnover.
2 November 2022 News
US beef prices to hit record in 2023
US market analyst Dan Basse predicts high prices for meat next year. He was speaking at the Barnett-Hall conference last week.
26 October 2022 News
Ireland tops EU food production charts
United Nations’ analysis has placed Ireland on top of the list when it comes to beef and milk production volumes per capita.
24 October 2022 News
Market Digest: stories from around the world
Brief updates from Czechia, Australia, United States and United Kingdom.
19 October 2022 World
Average pig farm set to lose over €330,000 this year
Processors must increase the price paid to Irish pig producers if they want to secure a supply of Irish pigmeat into the future, says the IFA. Amy Forde and Rachel Donovan report.
14 September 2022 Letters
Supply of pigs 'drying up fast' – IFA
Processors must increase the price paid to Irish pig producers if they want to secure a supply of Irish pigmeat into the future, says the IFA.
14 September 2022 News
Irish pork granted access to South Korea in EU deal - but not poultry
Pigmeat from Ireland and 13 other EU countries has been granted access to the South Korean market.
5 September 2022 Pigs
Irish pork ‘least expensive at the moment’ – Australian importer
The Irish Farmers Journal spoke with an Australian importer of Irish pork who described its price as “very competitive” compared with that from other countries.
5 September 2022 Pigs
Largest EU pig processor faces climate claim court challenge
Danish Crown's branding campaign centred on "Climate Controlled Pigs" has been discontinued as it awaits court proceedings brought by vegetarian groups.
17 August 2022 News