Two retailers commit to pig price move - IFA
Noel Bardon
The IFA has said that commitments have been secured by two major retailers that the price of pigmeat products will be increased, adding that the rise must be passed to farmers.
23 May 2022 News
Pig price increases from Tesco confirmed - IFA
Tim Cullinan said that Tesco's price increases must be matched by other retailers.
20 May 2022 News
‘Narrow majority’ of IFA pig protesters voted for midnight stand-down
A 4c/kg farmer pig price rise has been announced by processors to be effective from next week, taking prices to €1.74/kg, as the IFA’s campaign for €2.00/kg continues.
Tesco boost for UK pig farmers
UK increases its commitment to UK pig farmers through paying more and increasing its offering of British pork.
18 May 2022 News
£2m support package for NI pigs
The application process for the scheme is done via DAERA online services.
18 May 2022 Northern Ireland
Tesco UK supports pig sector with £10m package
UK pig farmers who produce pigmeat for Tesco UK stores are set to receive further “accelerated and enhanced” payments until August.
17 May 2022 Pigs
Retail sales below pre-pandemic levels
The supermarket bounce from the pandemic is over, as retail sales drop below levels of two years ago, according to latest Kantar data.
4 May 2022 News
Watch: Gorey Community School crowned Certified Irish Angus competition winners
Niamh Gunn reports from the Certified Irish Angus schools competition finals in Croke Park.
1 April 2022 News
Changes to bonuses in Tesco Angus scheme
There has been some changes made to the various incentives payable under the Tesco Aberdeen Angus scheme in NI.
23 February 2022 Northern Ireland
‘Further action’ if poultry pricing issues find no resolution - IFA
The IFA poultry committee met with the organisation’s president to discuss the financial situation of its members.
7 February 2022 News
Drop in retail food sales
Supermarket food sales are down in both Britain and Ireland as hospitality and foodservice continued to reopen in third quarter of 2021.
16 December 2021 News
Tesco expands in the west
Tesco will gain a larger slice of the Irish grocery market with the acquisition of the 10 Joyce stores in Galway.
1 December 2021 News