Category Archives: Environment

Are you ready for the revolution?

eir Business NI’s Matt McCloskey claims Northern Ireland firms could prosper from the coming Agtech Revolution. The rate of innovation in the agri-food industry is staggering as the sector rises to the...

Exporting for growth

Bord Bia Chief Executive, Aidan Cotter, talks to Owen McQuade about the impressive export performance of the food and beverage sector in recent times and looks to the challenges facing the sector into...

Where now for CAP reform?

A mid-term review of the Common Agriculture Policy is looking less and less likely. EU agriculture commissioner Phil Hogan has given strong hints over recent weeks that he will not undertake a...

Safe and healthy food

The Food Standards Agency hosted a round table discussion on the importance of safe and healthy food in the hospitality sector and the impact of the Northern Ireland Year of Food and...

Getting better as well as bigger

The Irish Association joins Ireland’s agri-food strategy debate. In recent times, conscious of the very significant era of commemorations and centenaries that Ireland has now entered, cross-border think tank the ‘Irish Association’...