Agri-Business

ABP Group ceo to address agri-science conference

ABP Group ceo to address agri-science conference

UPDATE: The CEO of ABP Food Group, Europe’s largest beef exporter, is set to headline the annual Agricultural Science Association (ASA)...

August 22, 2013

Iceland forced to amend ad criticising FSAI

Iceland forced to amend ad criticising FSAI

UPDATE: Supermarket chain Iceland has been forced to amend an advertisement in which it criticised the Food Safety Authority of...

August 22, 2013

Live Lely robotic milking takes centre field at Ploughing 2013

Live Lely robotic milking takes centre field at Ploughing 2013

Lely the world leader in robotic milking systems and the National Ploughing Association (NPA) will join forces for the first...

August 22, 2013

Good solid outlook for Glanbia, Davy

Good solid outlook for Glanbia, Davy

Glanbia will release interim results tomorrow, according to Davy Select, a leading provider of investment, wealth management and financial advisory services...

August 20, 2013

Pet agri-food business expands into Finland

Pet agri-food business expands into Finland

  An Irish dog-lover 39-year-old Leonard Greene has turned his passion for canine health into a new business, making nutritional...

August 20, 2013

Wal-Mart €900k deal for Northern Ireland firm

Wal-Mart €900k deal for Northern Ireland firm

FM Environmental, the Newry-based specialist in grease removal and water treatment systems, has secured business in Mexico worth around €900k with...

August 20, 2013

Social media a hot potato

Social media a hot potato

For the first time ever to celebrate National Potato Day Teagasc will host a national social media workshop on growing...

August 19, 2013

Third-level agriculture bonanza

Third-level agriculture bonanza

The growth and interest in Ireland’s agricultural industry is thriving. Popularity of careers and the numbers of applicants in agriculture,...

August 19, 2013

Free SME mentoring to break US markets

Free SME mentoring to break US markets

The Irish Export Association is developing an advanced food and drink development programme for small businesses specifically to provide free...

August 18, 2013

AgriLand’s top stories this week

AgriLand’s top stories this week

Here’s our roundup of the top stories the past week, a good weekend read! All things paperwork: Records for cattle birth,...

August 17, 2013

Brochure out for 82nd National Ploughing Championships

Brochure out for 82nd National Ploughing Championships

The National Ploughing Association (NPA) and Bank of Ireland recently launched a promotional brochure giving details of the upcoming 82nd...

August 16, 2013

ABP Group to contest McAdam Food defamation allegations

ABP Group to contest McAdam Food defamation allegations

UPDATE: The proprietor of an Irish meat trading company McAdam Food Products Ltd, Martin McAdam will sue ABP Food Group...

August 16, 2013

A-maizing progress for Samco, Ernst & Young finalist

A-maizing progress for Samco, Ernst & Young finalist

In Focus: AgriLand profiles Samco Agricultural Manufacturing, based in Adare and run by Samuel Shine who has recently been nominated for...

August 16, 2013

Calls for credit flexibility for farmers and merchants on foot of fodder crisis

Calls for credit flexibility for farmers and merchants on foot of fodder crisis

Measures to prevent a re-emergence of a fodder shortage later this year, whether there is an adequate supply of fodder imported...

August 13, 2013

Meetings under way to reconstruct sugar beet industry

Meetings under way to reconstruct sugar beet industry

Sugar beet meetings with the Department of Agriculture are under way with the view to re-construction of the beet industry. However,...

August 13, 2013

All things Tullamore Show

All things Tullamore Show

More than 61,000 people attended The Tullamore Show making the show its best yet, with talk of a two-day event next year....

August 12, 2013

AgriLand top stories this week

AgriLand top stories this week

Here’s our roundup of the top stories the past week, a good weekend read  All things great: Minister congratulates Irish star...

August 10, 2013

From small potatoes

From small potatoes

In Focus: AgriLand talks to Tom Keogh, general manager of agri-food firm Keogh’s about the company’s meteoric success. North County...

August 9, 2013