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# Irish Beef

Last year
EU approval sought for Irish grass-fed beef to be given same protected status as Champagne
Following consultation it was agreed that the area covered in the application would include the entire island of Ireland.
All time
Healy Rae tells ministers to get out of their 'ivory towers' and talk to Irish farming families about EU trade deal
The biggest ever trade agreement between the EU and South American countries was announced last week.
Varadkar: Ireland will vote against South America trade deal if risks outweigh benefits
The Mercosur trade pact is the largest ever concluded by the EU.
After 18 years, China has opened its markets to Irish beef
Chinese demand for meat has quadrupled in the last three decades.
Irish beef sellers can tell Americans that it is grass-fed, traceable and free of hormones
The USDA has handed its seal of approval to the Bord Bia plan to market Irish beef in America.
After 15 years, China has lifted its ban on Irish beef
But hold on, more inspections are still needed.
Irish beef is on sale in the US from today
Simon Coveney is gone to sell Irish beef in three cities in America.
Simon Coveney wants more Chinese people to eat Irish food
There has been “tremendous” progress in the area over the past 12 months.
Coveney: Irish beef will be on American shelves by autumn
Officials from the US agriculture department will first need to conclude audits on Irish farms.
Here’s What Happened Today: Monday
Everyone’s talking about the sentencing of Thomas Byrne, arrests over the Phoenix Park murder and more ‘top up’ revelations.
Japan ends 12-year-ban and reopens its market to Irish beef
But all is not well in the beef sector, warns the ICSA.
Road frontage, farmer’s tans and flat caps: It’s the 2014 Irish Farmer Calendar
Filled with 100% Irish beef, it features real-life farmers from across the country.
Burger King returns to 100% Irish beef
The fast food restaurant chain ended its partnership with ABP Group earlier this year because of the horsemeat scandal.
Iran to lift ban on Irish beef
Irish beef will be back on the menu in Iran shortly, an Oireachtas committee heard today.
Column: Make no mistake - it is time to make beef-eating taboo
Being a regular steak consumer should be considered more environmentally egregious than being an SUV driver, writes Frank Armstrong.
Libya to lift ban on Irish beef 'shortly'
The Government is expecting official confirmation of the end of the 16-year-long ban imminently.
Singapore lifts ban on Irish beef
There is some good news for Irish farmers today as Singapore lifts its 11-year-old ban on Irish beef.
One in five McDonald's hamburgers sold in Europe is of Irish origin
McDonalds exported €30m more Irish beef in 2010 than in 2008.