Agri-Business

Farm machinery production costs – the only way is up

Farm machinery production costs – the only way is up

Farm machinery production costs have risen by between 15% and 20% over the past year within a very frenetic marketplace....

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USDA partners with Ukraine to protect food security

USDA partners with Ukraine to protect food security

The U.S Department of Agriculture (USDA) and The Ministry of Agrarian Policy and Food of Ukraine are entering into a...

June 16, 2022

Global fertiliser company to ramp up potash production

Global fertiliser company to ramp up potash production

Nutrien Ltd. has announced that it plans to increase fertiliser production capability in response to structural changes in global energy,...

June 10, 2022

NIFDA: ‘Scrapping’ the NI Protocol ‘would set us back’

NIFDA: ‘Scrapping’ the NI Protocol ‘would set us back’

Northern Ireland Food and Drink Association (NIFDA) has said that abandoning the Northern Ireland Protocol would set the industry back....

June 10, 2022

Origin Enterprises sees 47% rise in group revenue

Origin Enterprises sees 47% rise in group revenue

Origin Enterprises plc., the international agri-services group, which provides specialist agronomy advice, crop inputs and digital agricultural solutions, saw an...

June 10, 2022

Truss announces unilateral action on Northern Ireland Protocol

Truss announces unilateral action on Northern Ireland Protocol

Today’s parliamentary statement from UK foreign secretary, Liz Truss, announced selective unilateral action regarding the implementation of the Northern Ireland...

May 17, 2022

25m tonnes of maize still in Ukrainian feed stores

25m tonnes of maize still in Ukrainian feed stores

It has been estimated that up to 25 million tonnes of maize remains in Ukrainian feed stores. This is crop...

May 17, 2022

World Farmers’ Organisation to return to in-person General Assembly

World Farmers’ Organisation to return to in-person General Assembly

After two years of forced distance and digital meetings provoked by the Covid-19 outbreak, the World Farmers’ Organisation (WFO) has...

May 14, 2022

Marks & Spencer eager to develop closer relationships with farmers

Marks & Spencer eager to develop closer relationships with farmers

Marks & Spencer is keen to develop ever closer supply relationships with farmers across the island of Ireland. It was...

May 13, 2022

Grain trade association: Meal rationing not on the cards yet

Grain trade association: Meal rationing not on the cards yet

Northern Ireland Grain Trade Association (NIGTA) chief executive, Gill Gallagher, has confirmed that meal rationing for livestock production purposes is...

May 13, 2022

Can the promise of biomethane be fully realised?

Can the promise of biomethane be fully realised?

The results of a study, looking at the potential for biomethane production in Northern Ireland, show considerable promise. However, those...

May 11, 2022

Lakeland Dairies CEO to retire this year

Lakeland Dairies CEO to retire this year

The chief executive officer (CEO) of Lakeland Dairies, Michael Hanley has announced his decision to retire in December 2022. This...

May 11, 2022

Experts warn that ‘excessive’ commodity speculation threatens food security

Experts warn that ‘excessive’ commodity speculation threatens food security

World leading food systems experts are today (Friday, May 6) warning “underlying rigidities, weaknesses and flaws in global food systems”...

May 6, 2022

CNHi hit by strike action as it reports strong growth

CNHi hit by strike action as it reports strong growth

Following on from last year’s strike action at John Deere, which resulted in a 10% pay increase, workers at Case...

May 4, 2022

Yara considers stock market listing for clean ammonia business

Yara considers stock market listing for clean ammonia business

Yara International ASA has today (Wednesday, May 4) announced that it is considering listing its clean ammonia business on the...

May 4, 2022

Take part: Agriland survey on online behaviour

Take part: Agriland survey on online behaviour

Agriland Media Group has launched a new survey to garner insight into the agricultural sector in a bid to ensure...

April 26, 2022

High-fibre white bread could soon become a reality

High-fibre white bread could soon become a reality

A new project, involving a number of UK research centres, is to work towards the development of high-fibre white bread....

April 26, 2022

Lakeland CEO ‘reasonably confident’ dairy markets will cover farm costs

Lakeland CEO ‘reasonably confident’ dairy markets will cover farm costs

Lakeland Dairies is “reasonably confident” that the dairy markets will help cover the significant rise in input costs for its...

April 13, 2022