Agri-Business

Alltech Gobal think-in set for Ireland

Alltech Gobal think-in set for Ireland

Putting added efficiencies, profitability and sustainability top of your agenda, this is according to the organisers of Alltech Global 500,...

July 31, 2013

Avonmore free milk give away

Avonmore free milk give away

Avonmore is giving away 20,000 litres of free milk to returning holidaymakers in Dublin Airport this summer. Passengers are being...

July 30, 2013

Economic trade mission to China

Economic trade mission to China

The Tánaiste and Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade, Eamon Gilmore TD, will today begin a four-day political and trade...

July 30, 2013

AgriLand top stories this week

AgriLand top stories this week

Here’s our roundup of the top stories the past week on Agriland , a good weekend read. All things Henchy:...

July 27, 2013

More consumers trust local supply

More consumers trust local supply

The View from Northern Ireland: The Ulster Farmers Union (UFU) President Harry Sinclair is encouraged by the findings of a...

July 26, 2013

Judge asks Henchy if he should have had thicker skin

Judge asks Henchy if he should have had thicker skin

The former chief executive of Dairygold was asked in court whether he should have had a thicker skin when dealing...

July 25, 2013

Food exports increased 8.6pc

Food exports increased 8.6pc

According to new figures released today by Bord Bia, the value of Irish food and drink exports has increased by...

July 25, 2013

The benefits of biomass

The benefits of biomass

The View from Northern Ireland: A series of workshops exploring the benefits of heating with biomass and the renewable heat...

July 25, 2013

Pig producer levy proposed

Pig producer levy proposed

A new pig producer levy for research and  development is being proposed by Teagasc a think-in with pig producers on the...

July 25, 2013

Country Crest wave of success

Country Crest wave of success

Julie Curtin, marketing manager of Country Crest talks to AgriLand about the opportunities and challenges the company has faced over...

July 25, 2013

Strengthening EU China links

Strengthening EU China links

The View from Europe: The European Commissioner for Agriculture and Rural Development, Dacian Ciolos, is in Beijing, China, from 22-24 July...

July 23, 2013

Bord na Móna record turnover of €426m

Bord na Móna record turnover of €426m

Bord na Móna today announced its annual results for year ended March 2013. The  overall performance produced a record turnover...

July 22, 2013

The flavours of success

The flavours of success

Creative flavours can serve as a key route for brands to engage with innovation enthusiasts and boost category spend.  Flavours...

July 22, 2013

Horse DNA detected in meat pie from Latvia

Horse DNA detected in meat pie from Latvia

A frozen meat pie product that was found to contain horse DNA has been withdrawn from sale by the UK...

July 22, 2013

UK invests £160m in agri research

UK invests £160m in agri research

The view from the UK: Agricultural technology in the UK is to receive a £160m sterling investment following the launch...

July 22, 2013

O’Neill visits organic farm at Downpatrick

O’Neill visits organic farm at Downpatrick

The organic farming sector faces unique challenges and will require a stronger voice to secure its future, Minister for Agriculture...

July 20, 2013

Monaghan Mushrooms wins lifetime gong

Monaghan Mushrooms wins lifetime gong

Ronnie Wilson, the founder of Monaghan Mushrooms, was presented with a special Lifetime Achievement Award at the 2013 Checkout Best...

July 20, 2013

Stunning Coolmore Farm, hay harvest facts 2013

Stunning Coolmore Farm, hay harvest facts 2013

Bloodstock giant Coolmore Farm Stud has set another record, increasing its hay yield by 24pc from 125 bales/ac to 155...

July 19, 2013