Category Archives: Environment

Beef market in crisis?

Irish beef prices are set to come under pressure in the second half of 2016. Approximately 120,000 additional cattle were born in Ireland last year. In tandem with this, a 60,000 drop...

Managing risk

RSA’s Managing Director Gavin Mitchell talks to Owen McQuade about the company’s role in the Northern Ireland insurance market and the challenges facing insurance providers globally. RSA Insurance Northern Ireland is part...

A vision for success

A look at Food Wise 2025, the Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine’s plan to grow the Irish agricultural economy over the next decade. Food Wise 2025 is the Department of...

Capitalising on the export market

Corporate law firm William Fry offers its guidance on how companies can best take advantage of opportunities in the export market. Last year marked the sixth consecutive year of growth in the...

Glanbia looking forward to a green future

Glanbia’s Martin Tynan talks about the challenge of meeting the BordBia Sustainable Dairy Assurance Scheme. Courtesy of its open source sustainability and quality assurance codes, Glanbia, the global nutrition group, is working...

Agriculture & Food conference

The annual Northern Ireland Agriculture & Food conference took place in December at the Dunadry Hotel. The conference, which was attended by around 100 delegates, heard from key players from within the...