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Measures to improve water quality must be implemented at scale - EPA
Amy Forde
There must be “significant improvements” in nitrogen use efficiencies to reduce the nitrogen surplus, the Oireachtas committee on agriculture heard on Wednesday evening.
26 June 2024 News
Oatly faces its Icarus moment as expansion runs out of road
Swedish oat drink company finds itself in difficult position as previous ambitious growth plans leave legacy of debt
20 June 2024 News
Fears Tirlán job cuts could be 'just the beginning' - Drennan
ICMSA president Denis Drennan said the move by Tirlán could be the start of a massive restructuring in the dairy industry.
Understanding N and P losses and how to avoid them
The new EPA map shows the status of all waterbodies in the country and identifies areas of concern.
12 June 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
Macra faces a defining year
Unsustainable losses in 2023 mean Macra must rebound financially, and quickly.
15 May 2024 Dealer
Case against Edenmore Meats over €2.7m debt settled
The collapse of Edenmore Meats left many farmers in hardship, it was claimed in court. Aodhan Ó Faoláin reports.
14 May 2024 News
Losses continue at fake meat maker
Beyond Meat’s latest quarterly update showed declining revenue and another loss.
9 May 2024 News
Restructuring costs put Lakeland in the red
The cross-border dairy co-op has reported its financial results for 2023.
17 April 2024 Northern Ireland
World's largest meat processor made a loss in 2023
JBS move from huge profits in 2022 to losses in 2023, driven by perfect storm of high US cattle prices and weaker export markets.
31 March 2024 News
Winter finishers losing €200/head on stores
Adam Woods has the latest on this week’s beef trade including winter finishers margins
28 February 2024 Markets
Two years of losses at Karro Food Ltd
The pig-processing business operates a major site at Cookstown in Co Tyrone.
31 January 2024 Northern Ireland