Articles Tagged ‘Irish beef ’

Concerns expressed over Mercusor trade deal

 

Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine Michael Creed has expressed concern about a Mercusor trade deal that could seriously disadvantage the Irish and European beef sector. Minister Creed was speaking at a meeting of the European Council of Agriculture and Fisheries Ministers meeting.

Irish Government will attend China International Import Expo 2018

 

As part of the week-long agri-trade mission to China and Hong Kong, the Minister for Agriculture Food & Marine, Michael Creed, today (Thursday, May 17) oversaw the signing of a memorandum of understanding, committing to an Irish presence at the China International Import Expo taking place in November 2018 in Shanghai.

Summer highlights for beef and sheep farmers

 

 Diary dates for drystock farmers include three upcoming events during May and June. The Irish Grassland Association (IGA) is hosting two separate conferences and farm walks devoted to beef and sheep, supported by Mullinahone Co-op and MSD.