ICMSA

New EU ‘trade enforcement officer’ might be ‘game-changer’ on Mercosur

New EU ‘trade enforcement officer’ might be ‘game-changer’ on Mercosur

The president of the Irish Creamery Milk Suppliers’ Association (ICMSA), has said the very first item the newly appointed EU Chief Trade...

July 27, 2020

Calls for zero-tolerance approach for TikTok ‘pranks’

Calls for zero-tolerance approach for TikTok ‘pranks’

Recent videos to emerge on social media platforms such as TikTok have prompted an angry and concerned response from industry...

May 26, 2020

Irish beef prices 44c/kg behind Northern Ireland

Irish beef prices 44c/kg behind Northern Ireland

It has been outlined that the price currently being paid for R3 steer cattle in the Republic of Ireland is...

December 6, 2019

Could an extra-terrestrial manage the planet better than we can?

Could an extra-terrestrial manage the planet better than we can?

If you were an extra-terrestrial coloniser and you discovered a new planet in a distant solar system to colonise –...

September 8, 2019

How efficient must a farmer become at producing a kilogram of product?

How efficient must a farmer become at producing a kilogram of product?

When it comes to agriculture and climate action the focus – with regard to greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions – needs...

September 7, 2019

Farmers on Brexit: ‘East-west’ trumps ‘north-south’

Farmers on Brexit: ‘East-west’ trumps ‘north-south’

Farmers and agri-food operators are becoming anxious about the “weight of consideration” being given to the border question post-Brexit, according...

June 27, 2018

‘Tractor NCT’ exemption slammed over ‘renewed confusion’

‘Tractor NCT’ exemption slammed over ‘renewed confusion’

There is still a lack of clarity regarding the possible requirements for an NCT for so-called ‘fast’ tractors, according to...

February 12, 2018

Farmers ‘justifiably concerned’ over Dawn Meats takeover of Dunbia

Farmers ‘justifiably concerned’ over Dawn Meats takeover of Dunbia

Farmers are ‘justifiably concerned‘ following the news of Dawn Meats proposed takeover of Dunbia, according to the Irish Creamery and Milk...

May 25, 2017