Glanbia’s flagship dairy facility opens at Belview 1:47

Built at a cost of €235 million, Glanbia’s new flagship dairy facility at Belview, Co Kilkenny, is the first greenfield dairy site to be opened in Ire(...)

Glanbia Ingredients Ireland CEO Jim Bergin,  Taoiseach Enda Kenny  and EU Commissioner for Agriculture Phil Hogan giving bottles to  Annie and Saoirse Power (9 months), and Noah Connolly (14 months) at the plant which will produce infant formula. Photograph: Jason Clarke Photography 1:47

Some 1,600 direct and indirect jobs will be created with today’s opening of Glanbia Ingredients Ireland’s €235 million dairy facility in Belview, its (...)

Minister for Agriculture Simon Coveney said it was important to address climate issues associated with agriculture, at the launch of a new forum on ‘climate smart’ farming.  File photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

A forum designed to examine climate friendly practices and policies in agriculture has been launched by the Institute of International and European Af(...)

ACC Loan Management (ACCLM), formerly ACCBank, is seeking the judgment order against Peter and Tracy Kingston, of Craden Hill, Nohoval, Kinsale, Co Cork.  Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

A couple are facing a demand for summary judgment for around €2.4 million arising out of loan facilities secured on part of their dairy farm. ACC Loan(...)

Adrian Walsh: “CheckVentory does what’s needed in a far more efficient way by empowering dealers to self-audit simply, securely and accurately.”

(...) inventory control in high value asset sectors such as motor, energy generation and agribusiness equipment(...)

Nick Ashmore, CEO of Strategic Banking Corporation of Ireland. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill / The Irish Times

(...) agribusiness SMEs and farmers to reflect the sector’s prominent position in Ireland’s economic recovery(...)

Kerry Group’s new innovation centre, in Millennium Park, Naas, Co. Kildare. The company said today that it is on schedule to open by the middle of 2015. (Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill / THE IRISH TIMES)

Irish food and ingredients group Kerry grew its revenues by 2.4 per cent to € 5.8 billion in 2014, despite a challenging macro-economic landscape and(...)

Minister for Finance Michael Noonan has welcomed the decision by AIB to match the discount offered on the €200 million that the bank is drawing down from the SBCI

(...) market and a special investment loan product tailored specifically for SMEs in the agribusiness sector(...)

Comments by the Minister for Agriculture Simon Coveney do not reflect Dublin’s position, according to Michael Noonan. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

(...) flak for not a taking tougher line.Mr Coveney, in the US until tomorrow on an agribusiness mission(...)

Diversification: Nigel Logan’s Hillstown family farm is helping to create jobs and opportunities for friends and neighbours

The village of Ahoghill in Co Antrim may be one of the few places on the island still without a cash point, but just a few miles down the road is some(...)