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Pig prices up 18% in year – CSO
Barry Murphy
The CSO has released its latest analysis on the prices farmers received for their produce in July 2022.
31 August 2022 Crops
IFA potato market report: drought will leave mark on crop yields
Nearby demand is picking up slightly as schools reopen, but crop yields here are expected to be affected by the successive droughts.
24 August 2022 Markets
IFA potato report: demand boost expected as students return to schools
The reopening of schools and the return of students is likely to provide a boost in demand for potatoes in the weeks ahead.
IFA potato report: sales hold despite recent hot spell
Recent potato sales into the retail and food sectors have help up very well, with stocks continuing to move steadily.
17 August 2022 Markets
Cattle prices up 27% in year – CSO
Central Statistics Office (CSO) analysis found that all livestock prices increased between June 2021 and June 2022.
11 August 2022 News
IFA potato report: high temperatures and holidays slow demand
Heat and dryness continue to affect crop yield potential across much of Europe.
10 August 2022 News
IFA potato report: trade improving after sluggish spell
The potato trade has begun to improve for farmers after a slowdown over the summer months.
3 August 2022 Markets
IFA potato report: sales picking up
Recent rainfall was welcomed by most growers, as the yield and quality of some crops hangs in the balance with prolonged high temperatures, according to the IFA's potato report.
27 July 2022 News
IFA potato report: high temperatures hit consumption
Recent higher temperatures have hit consumption in recent weeks, but they have also hit crops in the field.
20 July 2022 Markets
IFA potato report: Queens begin to appear on the market
Trade remains largely unchanged, but demand is good for processing material as the holiday season gets under way.
22 June 2022 Crops
IFA potato report: demand high for main-crop
EU potato export markets have not been as lively as many expected, the IFA reports.
15 June 2022 Markets
IFA potato report: bagging trade sluggish
Export markets are quiet, with imported supplies having taken over until the early sector kicks back into play.
8 June 2022 News