Ornua figures support call for milk-price lift, says IFA

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Ornua figures support call for milk-price lift says IFA


IFA National Dairy Committee chairman Sean O’Leary has said that an announced 3 points jump in the Ornua purchase price index (PPI) to 114.3 points, equivalent to 34.7c/L including VAT, shows that Irish trading contracts are catching up with the stronger September butterfat and cheese in EU Milk Market Observatory (MMO) and spot-price reports. 

Brexit solutions must include all of the UK

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Brexit solutions must include all of the UK



Responding to a leaked EU Commission memo suggesting an all-island approach for the agri-food sector, IFA President Joe Healy said that Ireland's objective in the Brexit negotiations must be the maintenance of the closest possible trading arrangements with all of the UK and Northern Ireland.

Energy expo takes place in Kilkenny

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Taking place on October 25-26 at the Hub, Cillin Park, Kilkenny, the Energy Now Expo Ireland will feature an exhibition of around 70 suppliers, representing the anaerobic digestion (AD) and biogas, biomass, CHP, energy storage and efficiency, heat pump, hydropower, solar and wind sectors.