Ireland

Irish farmers in beef protest

Irish farmers urge swift beef package payment

By Aidan Fortune

The Irish Farmers Association (IFA) has called on the EU Commission and the Department of Agriculture to act quickly on its pledge to pay the €100m Brexit beef package.

Founder of JN Meat International John Sashi-Nielsen celebrates winning the World Steak Challenge 2018

Winning the World Steak Challenge

By Aidan Fortune

With the World Steak Challenge less than three months away and promising to be the biggest yet, GlobalMeatNews caught up with the 2018 winner to see how it has changed their business.

Members of the Plastics Action Alliance at the launch of the group

Plastic Action Alliance sets out goals

By Aidan Fortune

Irish food businesses, operating as part of the Plastics Action Alliance, have set out their objectives to help reduce the use of plastic packaging in their operations.

Irish farmers feel Brexit crunch

IFA demands Brexit compensation

By Aidan Fortune

Irish beef farmers have called for compensation from the Government and the EU over losses suffered, estimated to be more than €100m, due to the Brexit process.

Irish lamb prices improving

IFA reports improving lamb prices

By Michelle Perrett

The Irish Farmers’ Association (IFA) has said that lamb prices have improved slightly in the last week.