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Beef kill year-to-date figures back on 2019 levels

Beef kill year-to-date figures back on 2019 levels Niall Claffey May 2, 2020, 3:00pm Source - Argiland As we enter into the last month of spring, AgriLand takes a look back at the beef kill to date. From the onset of the year, supplies were predicted to tighten into the summer months, with many hoping [...]

By | May 8th, 2020|News|0 Comments

URGENT APPEAL FOR PPE (Personal Protective Equipment) AND SANITISER DONATIONS

URGENT APPEAL FOR PPE (Personal Protective Equipment) AND SANITISER DONATIONS As our frontline staff need PPE urgently I’m launching an appeal to gather up anything anyone can spare. We will be hiring a van and delivering it. I will collect any quantity that justifies it. Otherwise I will accept deliveries to my house in New [...]

By | March 27th, 2020|News|0 Comments

Brexit Update: 20th March 2020 23 March 2020 Cian Hassett, Global Graduate London, Bord Bia - The Irish Food Board On Friday March 13th,the European Commission’s DG SANTE - DG for Health and Food Safety, organised an Advisory Group on the Food Chain and Animal and Plant Health in relation to the withdrawal of the [...]

By | March 23rd, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Ireland’s food, drink and horticulture industry as exports reach €13bn in 2019

Date: 08/01/2020 The publication today of Bord Bia’s Export Performance and Prospects report 2019/2020 by the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Michael Creed, TD, reveals a stand out 2019 performance by Ireland’s food, drink and horticulture industry as exports reached €13bn in 2019 (2018: €12.1bn) for the first time.  This is the highest [...]

By | February 18th, 2020|News|0 Comments

Irish Meat Industry Well-Positioned to Respond to the Evolving Needs of Tomorrow’s Consumer

Date: 10/01/2020 Bord Bia’s Meat Marketing Seminar that took place on January 10th 2020 brought together over 150 representatives from the Irish meat industry at government, producer, and processor levels, to review the global meat industry in 2019 and look ahead to the opportunities and challenges of 2020 and beyond. It was a year of [...]

By | February 18th, 2020|News|0 Comments

MII welcomes EU investment in Irish agri processing sector

The announcement of EU state aid approval for an investment programme in primary processing of agricultural products in Ireland has been welcomed by Meat Industry Ireland (MII). The programme involves a €200 million investment for the processing and marketing of agricultural products in Ireland. Approved by the European Commission, the scheme will run until the [...]

By | February 18th, 2020|News|0 Comments

Bord Bia’s London Office Brexit Update: 11th – 17th May

17 May 2019 Alison Ryan, London Office, Bord Bia – Irish Food Board   Key events this week: Theresa May has said this week that there will be a fourth vote on the withdrawal agreement bill during the week commencing June 3. The bill is expected to be defeated again, as it still contains elements [...]

By | May 17th, 2019|News|0 Comments

Bord Bia’s London Office Brexit Update: 20th – 25th April

Article Date: 26/04/2019   Alison Ryan, London Office, Bord Bia – Irish Food Board Key events this week: The 1922 executive committee of Conservative backbenchers MPs narrowly rejected calls to allow a vote of confidence in Theresa May’s leadership of the Tory Party with the next two months. The vote was passed by nine votes [...]

By | April 26th, 2019|News|0 Comments

Bord Bia’s London Office Brexit Update 23rd February – 1st March

Alison Ryan, London Office, Bord Bia – Irish Food Board 28 days until Brexit Key events this week: Following the threat of a mass resignation of Pro-EU Conservatives, Theresa May announced on Tuesday a plan that will allow MPs to vote to block a no-deal and to possibly delay Brexit. This is the first time [...]

By | March 6th, 2019|News|0 Comments

Urgent need for no-deal Brexit action, warn agri-food groups

Sarah Collins February 17 2019 6:00 AM Irish Independent EU agri-food operators are clamouring for extra aid as the clock ticks down to cliff-edge Brexit. They have written to the EU's lead Brexit negotiator, Michel Barnier, to push for special customs, product labelling, road haulage and market intervention measures that would kick in for 18-24 [...]

By | February 19th, 2019|News|0 Comments