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TradeMixed beef production in the EU
UNITED KINGDOM, London. Beef production in the EU was down 0.4% in March compared to the previous year. This brings production for the first quarter to 1.7 mill. t, up 0.3% on Q1 2019.
PorkHigher slaughter supports UK pig meat production in April
UNITED KINGDOM, London. In April, UK clean pig slaughter totalled 910,300 head, 2% more than in April 2019, according to the latest data released by Defra.
OutlookEU beef production declines
UNITED KINGDOM, London. The EU Commission has recently published the latest edition of its short-term outlook for agricultural markets.
MarketLidl secures multi-million deal
IRELAND, Cavan. Lidl Ireland and Liffey Meats, have secured exports to the value of €14 mill., an increase of 20% on 2019 figures, despite the ongoing challenges of Covid-19 and the uncertainty Brexit brings.
Consumer demandEU cattle prices under pressure
UNITED KINGDOM, London. Industry reports in Ireland suggest prices are currently under downward pressure.
Pig farmingEU stock is recovering
LUXEMBOURG. Data are not yet available from Spain, which had the largest herd within the EU in 2018 with 30.8 million pigs.
IrelandBeef sector starting to return to normal
IRELAND, Dublin. The Irish beef industry is beginning to exhibit signs of normalcy following months of protests outside processing plants.
CattleTime for factories to step up on base price
IRELAND, Dublin. IFA President Joe Healy says that while base price was discussed at the talks no price could be agreed due to Ireland’s flawed competition law.
MarketBeef export growth for South America
AUSTRALIA, North Sydney. South America continues to build momentum, with improving market access, growing herds and undervalued currency favouring exports.
FSAIIrish food authorities develop DNA scanning tool
IRELAND, Dublin. The new scanning tool is able to identify the entire DNA content of a food.
UniteWorkers union wants a clear statement
GREAT BRITAIN, London. Government urged not to sell out UK food workers as ‘chlorinated chicken threatens jobs’, warns Unite
ExportJapanese market opens to Irish sheepmeat
IRELAND, Dublin. The Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Michael Creed confirmed that Ireland has secured access to the Japanese market for sheepmeat.
VirusTraces of ASF found in Northern Ireland
NORTHERN IRELAND, Belfast. Traces of the virus were detected in illegally imported meat in Northern Ireland.
IFAIrish farmers slam lamb retail prices
IRELAND, Dublin. The Irish Farmers Association (IFA) has accused processors and retailers of keeping margins to themselves at the expense of its members.
IrelandIrish businesses prepare for Brexit
IRELAND, Dublin. Irish food businesses are making progress on their preparations for Brexit, a new report has found.
AgricultureEU approves aid for beef producers
BELGIUM, Brussels. Irish beef producers will receive €50 million from the EU agriculture budget. The EU Member States agree to the aid measure.
Food SafetyIreland joins fight against ASF
IRELAND, Dublin. The Irish Ministery for the Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine has issued advice to the public about African swine fever (ASF).
TrendsThe rise of the ‘Conscious’ consumer in Ireland
IRELAND, Dublin. This influx brings the consumers deemed ‘Conscious’ or ‘Concerned’ to nearly half the adult population in Ireland.