Farmer Business Developments Plc has unveiled that it is selling part of its Berlin land holdings adjacent to the Willy Brandt Airport, Berlin Brandenburg - which is still under construction - for €88 million.
The Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine Michael Creed T.D. this week leads an agri-food trade mission to Japan and the Republic of Korea. Both countries have been prioritised as markets with significant growth opportunities for Irish food and drink exports.
Nominations for the 2019 FBD Young Farmer of the Year have been invited. Organised by Macra na Feirme and supported by the IFA, there are seven additional awards on offer alongside the main prize this year.
In all but tillage, farm incomes were down in 2018, as farmers struggled to cope with the difficulties presented by severe weather and challenging conditions on farms, according to newly released data from the Teagasc National Farm Survey.