Agri Careers: transparency on pay rates on the way
Sarah McIntosh
With the challenges of attracting and retaining staff felt amongst the industry, HR managers are experiencing an increase in salary expectations from employees, writes Sarah McIntosh.
19 June 2024 News
The future of dairy alternatives
As global brands race to innovate, the latest market research tells us there is still a place for traditional dairy at the table, writes Janine Kennedy.
16 June 2024 Poultry
Increased global risk for poultry production from bird flu this year – Bord Bia
Europe’s market conditions remain positive, but the industry faces pressure from rising imports, especially increased chicken imports from the Ukraine which 'rose significantly' in 2023.
The chicken 'Big Mac' is no more
Supermac's successfully argued that the trademark had been not put to proper use over a period of five years.
12 June 2024 Dealer
McDonald’s loses ‘Big Mac’ trademark for poultry products in EU
Supermac's successfully argued that the trademark had been not put to proper use over a period of five years.
5 June 2024 News
France delays implementing meat-naming law
Battle to protect the name for meat and dairy products from use by substitute alternatives.
2 June 2024 News
Irish inflation rises slightly, energy prices drop
Food prices were unchanged in May from the previous month, but are 2.3% higher than a year ago.
30 May 2024 News
NI ‘unlikely’ to meet renewable targets
Three barriers to meeting climate change targets have been identified by a Westminster committee of MPs
29 May 2024 Northern Ireland
UK inflation rate fall is good news
Inflation falling to its lowest rate of increase in almost two years persuaded the UK prime minister to call an election.
24 May 2024 News
New report shows consumers are less willing to pay for high quality
The majority of consumers want sustainable products, but 70% aren’t willing to pay more.
22 May 2024 News
Beyond Meat reflects category's problems
Consumers remain unattracted by either plant or laboratory-based fake meat products, but no room for farmer or industry complacency.
15 May 2024 News
Legal: how to save money when transferring land
When transferring land, be smart about structuring the transfer to maximise tax incentives such as stamp duty relief and gift tax, writes Aisling Meehan.
15 May 2024 Consumer