Teagasc and Musgrave join forces to fund a 4-year PhD to ensure safer food...

Most people will be familiar with the horse-meat scandal. Could this have been foreseen?  Could it have been prevented? In what way was it...

Bord Bia Brexit Barometer 2018 – How have we progressed?

Aisling Brogan, London Office, Bord Bia – Irish Food Board Next Thursday, 21st of June, Bord Bia will host the 2018 Brexit Barometer Results at the Thinking...
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New rules for organic production: Statement by Commissioner Phil Hogan

The recent decision by the Council to adopt the text of the Regulation providing new rules for organic farming clears the final hurdle for...
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Integrated pest management of aphids in potato crops – CAFRE

One critical factor in the production of high-quality seed potatoes is the prevention of the spread of the virus in the crop. Controlling aphids,...
The Northern Ireland Affairs Committee heard that there were massive concerns over the impact of Brexit on agriculture

NI agriculture group denied Brexit body seat – BBC News

Fruit, flower, and mushroom growers were denied a seat at a Northern Ireland Brexit body, MPs have been told. The chair of the Horticulture Forum...

Be original, different & better – grow with case studies – Bord Bia

Mairéad Mc Keown – Librarian & Information Specialist, Bord Bia - Irish Food Board Are you an Irish producer who has ambitions to be original...
GreenTech 2018

Winners of GreenTech Innovation Awards 2018 announced

Today Loek Hermans (Chairman of Topsector Horticulture & Starting Materials) and Marcus Arbenz (executive director IFOAM-Organics International) opened GreenTech Amsterdam at RAI Amsterdam. GreenTech...
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Targeted, cost-effective market research and marketing campaign opportunity – Bord Bia

Sinead Kennedy, Dusseldorf Office, Bord Bia – Irish Food Board With the onset of digitalisation, the options for market research and marketing have grown exponentially,...
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The hanging gardens of London – Bord Bia

Gill Higgins, Origin Green Ambassador, London The Mayor of London Sadiq Khan has a vision for making London a better place to live and visit....
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Cannabis as a food & drink ingredient – Bord Bia

Alan Walsh, Strategic Insights & Planning, Bord Bia – Irish Food Board High Growth Forecast Increasing evidence supporting the benefits of cannabis in treating certain diseases...

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