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The beef industry is in crisis – so say farmers who complain that the price being paid to them by meat factories has plummeted, leaving many of them struggling to ...http://www.rte.ie/radio1/today-with-sean-o-rourke/programmes/2014/0623/625844-today-with-sean-o-rourke-monday-23-june-2014/?clipid=1609737
Last night Eddie Downey was elected as the new President of the Irish Farmers Association. It’s a job he’ll hold for four years. He’ll have a lot of issues to grapple with over that period but it looks like a vegetable price war will be top of his agenda in the early days at least. Yesterday it emerged that Lidl and Aldi are selling fruit and vegetables at dramatically reduced prices in the run up to Christmas which is putting pressure on many growers, small green grocers and other supermarkets. Eddie Downey joined Sean this morning.http://www.rte.ie/radio1/today-with-sean-o-rourke/programmes/2013/1218/493585-today-with-sean-o-rourke-wednesday-18-december-2013/?clipid=1380183
The Common Thread - The Bra turns 100 this year. From the ...