Last week, we revealed the Teagasc/Irish Farmers Journal BETTER farm e-Profit Monitor results for 2019. These are the final results of the BETTER farm beef challenge, after the three-year programme came to a close on 31 January. With three years’ worth of financial data, as well as the baseline figures in 2016. Here we pick out some highs and lows from the third phase of the programme.

Margins and profits