Agri-Business

North and south agriculture ministers link up for food integrity initiative

North and south agriculture ministers link up for food integrity initiative

The Minister for Agriculture, Environment, and Rural Affairs, Edwin Poots, and his Republic of Ireland counterpart, Charlie McConalogue, Minister for...

March 23, 2022

Kerry Group officially opens €125m food manufacturing plant in US

Kerry Group officially opens €125m food manufacturing plant in US

Taste and nutrition company, Kerry Group, has officially opened its newly upgraded facility in Georgia, US. The company said that...

March 15, 2022

Bayer suspends all ‘non-essential business’ in Russia and Belarus

Bayer suspends all ‘non-essential business’ in Russia and Belarus

Global life sciences company Bayer has suspended all “non-essential” business in Russia and Belarus as a result of the Russian...

March 15, 2022

What are the tax benefits of electric vehicles for farmers in NI?

What are the tax benefits of electric vehicles for farmers in NI?

A Co. Tyrone accountant has highlighted the specific and growing tax benefits of electric vehicles for farmers. According to Omagh-based,...

March 8, 2022

U.S to provide $215m in grants to expand meat and poultry sectors

U.S to provide $215m in grants to expand meat and poultry sectors

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has today (Thursday, February 24) announced that it is making available up to $215...

February 24, 2022

LMC gives evidence to Westminster’s NI Affairs Select Committee

LMC gives evidence to Westminster’s NI Affairs Select Committee

Livestock and Meat Commission (LMC) chief executive, Ian Stevenson, recently gave evidence to Westminster’s Northern Ireland Affairs Select Committee. He...

February 8, 2022

Yara reports rise in fourth quarter earnings

Yara reports rise in fourth quarter earnings

Yara has today (Tuesday, February 8, 2022) reported improved fourth-quarter results as increases in prices more than offset the impact...

February 8, 2022

Northern Ireland Protocol import inspections to remain in place

Northern Ireland Protocol import inspections to remain in place

Import inspections, linked to the application of the Northern Ireland Protocol, are to remain unchanged for at least the next...

February 4, 2022

Minister Edwin Poots responds to EU audit report

Minister Edwin Poots responds to EU audit report

Last week an EU audit report, assessing the system of controls in place for animals entering Northern Ireland, was submitted...

February 1, 2022

Arla’s ambitious solar park plan expected to cover 33% energy consumption

Arla’s ambitious solar park plan expected to cover 33% energy consumption

A collaboration between Arla Foods in Denmark and a renewable energy company that will involve the creation of four solar...

January 31, 2022

Cranswick acquires Grove Pet Foods

Cranswick acquires Grove Pet Foods

Cranswick a leading UK food producer, announces today (Monday, January 31) that it has acquired the entire issued share capital...

January 31, 2022

New Holland announces sponsorship of Giro d’Italia

New Holland announces sponsorship of Giro d’Italia

New Holland Agriculture has announced that it will be official sponsor of the Giro d’Italia 2022. The brand will accompany...

January 30, 2022

DSM and Thai company to measure sustainability of animal farming

DSM and Thai company to measure sustainability of animal farming

Global science-based company, Royal DSM and CPF (Thailand) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with an aim to measure...

January 20, 2022

Claas revenues rise by almost 20%

Claas revenues rise by almost 20%

Claas, one of the world’s most well-known manufacturers of agricultural machinery, increased its revenue in the 2021 fiscal year by...

December 15, 2021

Agriland Media makes new editorial appointments

Agriland Media makes new editorial appointments

Digital agri-publisher, Agriland Media is continuing to expand its team with the announcement of two new editorial appointments. Aisling O’Brien...

November 29, 2021

White’s Oats unveils new ‘eco-scores’ as part of sustainability ambition

White’s Oats unveils new ‘eco-scores’ as part of sustainability ambition

As part of its sustainability vision for the future, Northern Ireland, Co. Armagh-based White’s Oats, has unveiled a full sweep...

November 10, 2021

Arla Foods unveils new 5-year strategy in ‘defining moment for dairy’

Arla Foods unveils new 5-year strategy in ‘defining moment for dairy’

European dairy cooperative Arla Foods has unveiled its new five-year strategy to “cement its commitment to create sustainable dairy production...

November 3, 2021

Danone appoints new president for UK and Ireland

Danone appoints new president for UK and Ireland

Danone UK and Ireland has today (Tuesday, November 2) announced the appointment of James Mayer as the president of its...

November 2, 2021