Category Archives: Agriculture Food and Drink

Driving innovation in agri-food

Agriculture faces significant challenges in the coming decades. It must produce more food for a growing, increasingly affluent global population that requires a more diverse, protein-rich diet. But, it must vie for...

Brexit: the agri-food challenge

For the Irish agri-food industry, British withdrawal from the EU represents what is being characterised in some quarters as the most pressing headwind faced in 50 years. eolas reports. Irish Farmers’ Association...

Milking it: dairy outlook 2017

  Early indications suggest that an improvement in farm milk pricing has the potential to be Irish agriculture’s good news story in 2017. eolas explores. Irish dairy incomes reached record levels in...

Prices dominate debate

According to the IFA, Ireland’s leading agri lobby group, farmers have identified product price as the key issue that will impact on their businesses in 2017. Courtesy of an extensive survey, 53...

AIB’s agri-food DNA

AIB’s history is rooted in the agri-food sector. With over 40 years’ experience in the sector the Bank has seen industry cycles and has partnered with customers through the many changes and...