The sale and €75m- €100m redevelopment of Cork City’s prime Capitol Cinema site for a food-related innovation centre, retail and office block represents "a turning point for the city" and will lead to renewal of a whole section of Cork, it has been claimed.
Thu, 15 Jan, 2015
TIGHTER control of use of antibiotics in humans and farm animals is likely — driven by the government of Denmark, which has pledged to campaign against antimicrobial resistance as a priority when it takes over the EU presidency next January.
Thu, 25 Aug, 2011
PROTECTING the Irish agri-food sector against the threat of a Mercosur deal is top of the agenda for Agriculture, Marine and Food Minister Simon Coveney as he attends his first EU Agriculture Ministers meeting in Brussels today.
Thu, 17 Mar, 2011
WE will all be farmers soon, if Green Party Food Minister Trevor Sargent achieves his aim. He has launched a campaign to encourage home-growing of food, and told those interested in community gardens and allotments to take advantage of the long evenings, and get gardening.
Thu, 09 Apr, 2009
MORE than 1,000 farmers flocked to a meeting on the future of the €400 million sheep sector in Tullamore, Co Offaly, last night, but they also vented their anger to Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Minister Brendan Smith about the Government budget cuts in agriculture.
Fri, 31 Oct, 2008
FORMER Food Minister Ned O’Keeffe, has asked Agriculture Minister Mary Coughlan if her attention has been drawn to the fact the European Commission has adopted proposals that aim to streamline and extend the rules pertaining to the registration of regional trade marks.
Thu, 20 Dec, 2007