Agri-Business

Job losses at meat processing company

Job losses at meat processing company

More than 150 staff at three meat processing factories for Tulip have been told their jobs are at risk after the company...

June 25, 2013

Origin Green celebrates birthday

Origin Green celebrates birthday

Bord Bia’s Origin Green initiative is celebrating its first-year anniversary this week. Origin Green is a unique sustainability development programme...

June 24, 2013

Relish Ballymaloe

Relish Ballymaloe

AgriLand talks to Little Island-based Maxine Hyde of Ballymaloe Foods about the evolution of the Ballymaloe brand. Ballymaloe House is...

June 24, 2013

Agri-food leads in energy savings

Agri-food leads in energy savings

Agri-businesses Liffey Meats, Tescos, Carbery Group and Carton Bros are among 22 companies and organisations participating in energy efficient projects that...

June 19, 2013

Chicken price protests across supermarkets

Chicken price protests across supermarkets

Poultry, chicken and egg producers from across Ireland protested this afternoon at a number of major retail outlets in Dublin....

June 19, 2013

Glanbia purchases Wexford Creamery

Glanbia purchases Wexford Creamery

Glanbia GII is set to purchase Wexford Creamery, pending a favourable vote by Wexford Milk Producers shareholders and approval by...

June 18, 2013

Offaly’s Cuisine Royale Investigated

Offaly’s Cuisine Royale Investigated

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) claims Offaly-based Cuisine Royale supplied frozen bread to Australian supermarket chain Coles. It claims...

June 13, 2013

Agri-food HSE tender up for grabs

Agri-food HSE tender up for grabs

A mulitmillion agri-food tender has been issued by the Health Service Executive (HSE) for the supply and delivery of fresh...

June 13, 2013

A milking success – Dairymaster

A milking success – Dairymaster

Dairymaster CEO Dr Edmond Harty will represent Ireland at the Ernst & Young 2013 World Entrepreneur of the Year competition in Monte...

June 12, 2013

What it takes to be a thriving entrepreneur

What it takes to be a thriving entrepreneur

Under the auspices of Ireland’s Presidency of the EU Council, the EURO-SME 2013 Conference was officially opened in Dublin Castle...

June 11, 2013

Saba cooks to perfection

Saba cooks to perfection

Multi award-winning Thai and Vietnamese restaurant Saba continued its winning streak with a hat-trick at last night’s Irish Restaurant Awards....

June 11, 2013

To Russia with love

To Russia with love

Irish companies have excelled in exports to Russia, showing export increases of 19 per cent in 2012 compared to 2011...

June 11, 2013

Bord Bia chefs cook up a storm

Bord Bia chefs cook up a storm

Bord Bia is currently hosting a Gourmet Gathering for 70 international chefs visiting Ireland on a three-day tailored itinerary. The overseas delegation are members...

June 10, 2013

IFA – sponsorship ban will harm agri-food sector

IFA – sponsorship ban will harm agri-food sector

The Irish Farmers Association (IFA) has warned that damage to the Irish drink industry will have a negative impact on...

June 10, 2013

Strawberry surge

Strawberry surge

There has been a huge surge in strawberry sales the past year, according to a Kantar survey just out. The...

June 8, 2013

Red tape, lack of finance key issues for new ISME chairman

Red tape, lack of finance key issues for new ISME chairman

The National Council of ISME, the Irish Small and Medium Enterprises Association, has elected Eamonn Kielty of Money Plus in...

June 6, 2013