Food Production

Food production needs to be seen as a ‘public good’ – UFU

Food production needs to be seen as a ‘public good’ – UFU

Production agriculture must be seen as an industry delivering a key public good, according to Ulster Farmers’ Union (UFU) president,...

January 28, 2022

Farm visits set to shine spotlight on sustainable food production in Scotland

Farm visits set to shine spotlight on sustainable food production in Scotland

NFU Scotland, Quality Meat Scotland (QMS) and SAC Consulting have joined together to host fact finding farm visits for an...

September 8, 2021

Research shows consumers disliked foods with added hormones or chlorine wash

Research shows consumers disliked foods with added hormones or chlorine wash

New economic research from the University of Kent, University of Reading and IHS Markit, reveals the extent to which UK...

November 14, 2020

‘Hypocrisy’: ICSA calls out EAT Lancet funders following airline takeover

‘Hypocrisy’: ICSA calls out EAT Lancet funders following airline takeover

Reports that Thomas Cook Airlines Scandinavia has been bought by a consortium led by Petter Stordalen “exposes complete hypocrisy and...

November 5, 2019

‘Europe can comfortably and sustainably supply all the ethanol that it needs’

‘Europe can comfortably and sustainably supply all the ethanol that it needs’

The production of fuel ethanol in Europe is sustainable and uses a small amount of land. It does not cause...

July 18, 2019

‘Climate change will affect every aspect of food production’

‘Climate change will affect every aspect of food production’

Climate change will affect every aspect of food production in the future, according to a report from the Food and Agriculture...

February 23, 2017

‘The future of food production needs to focus on the consumer’

‘The future of food production needs to focus on the consumer’

The future of food production needs to focus on the needs of the consumer, according to Alltech’s Prof. Aidan Connolly....

September 18, 2016

South American food production to increase by 40% – But what does it mean for Europe?

South American food production to increase by 40% – But what does it mean for Europe?

Food production in South America is set to increase by 40% in the coming years to meet the demands of...

September 9, 2016