Linden Foods

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Rearing beef is now a loss-making business in itself for most farmers, with EU supports needed to move family income from farming into positive territory and off-farm earnings needed to keep afloat.

The beef protests have led to controversy over the share of the final market price which goes to the farmer. But the roots of farmer unhappiness – and(...)

“This report is very clear on the competition concerns in the beef sector, the income pressures that exist for livestock producers and the impact that any weakening of competition would have on their livelihoods,” said IFA president Joe Healy. Photograph: Paul McErlane/Bloomberg

The Irish Farmers’ Association (IFA) has published a report raising further concerns about the part-takeover of Slaney Meats by Larry Goodman’s ABP G(...)

ABP’s plan to take a 50 per cent stake in Slaney Foods has been referred to the European Commission’s competition authority. Larry Goodman’s company (...)

 NI Minister for Enterprise Arlene Foster (right) with Linden Foods chairman Trevor Lockhart  and managing director Gerry McGuire. Photo: PA

Almost 180 new jobs are being created at a Co Tyrone meat processing plant. Dungannon-based Linden Foods is expanding operations in a £5 (...)