The Government has been urged to take action to protect the live cattle export industry, as a receiver continues working to establish the extent of TLT International’s liabilities.

The Government has been urged to take action to protect the live cattle export industry, as a receiver continues working to establish the extent of TL(...)

IFA President John Bryan speaks to farmers in Tesco in Maynooth. The IFA took part in a protest at Tesco, Supervalu and Aldi outlets in Maynooth, Co Kildare. Photograph: Finbarr O’Rourke.

More than 100 farmers protested outside three supermarkets in Maynooth yesterday to highlight their grievances about falling cattle prices.The protest(...)

The lrish Farmers’ Association will meet Meat Industry Ireland next Monday to highlight their grievances over the fall in cattle prices. Photograph: David Sleator

Farmers and the meat factories are on a collision course over the collapse in cattle prices over the past five weeks.The Irish Farmers’ Association wi(...)

The 122 staff at Silvercrest will be transferred as part of the deal

Áine McMahon The ABP Food Group has agreed a deal to sell the Silvercrest facility at Ballybay, Co Monaghan, as part of its plan to exit (...)

Three months after the horsemeat controversy gripped the Continent, beef exports here have increased by nearly 10 per cent alongside a surge in(...)

Farmers protest outside Dublin Castle this morning. Photograph: Genevieve Carbery

GENEVIEVE CARBERY No country, including Ireland, would get everything it wanted in reform of the Common Agricultural Policy (Cap), Simon (...)