The newly-opened national Food Innovation Hub’s location on the Moorepark campus offers access to sophisticated analytical instrumentation for research and development purposes

Located on the Teagasc campus in Moorepark, Fermoy, adjacent to the food research centre and the Moorepark Technology Ltd (MTL) pilot plant facility, (...)

Sales of protected urea have increased significantly this year with almost 40,000 tonnes sold between January and June this year

There are strong indications farmers are scaling up actions to reduce greenhouse gases (GHGs) arising from farming and investing in proven technologie(...)

The application of internet of things technology to agriculture has seen major investment. Photograph: iStock

Ireland’s food industry is a tale of two business types. At the top of the food chain are behemoths like Kerry and Glanbia that span the globe. At the(...)

Announcement of  two investments was made by Minister for Agriculture Simon Coveney (above) and Minister for Enterprise Richard Bruton. Photograph:  Sean Curtin

Opening a new dairy processing technology centre is like adding a new software engine to the dairy sector, Pádraig McPhillips, chief executive of a(...)

Could Cork develop a “food valley” to boost innovation, particularly in dairy? That’s an idea being floated ahead of the abolition of EU milk q(...)