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John Boylan
John Boylan

Dairy contributor

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John Boylan is a contributor to the Irish Farmers Journal.

Production per cow for the whole country averaged 785 litres in February.
By John Boylan on 21 March 2017
Murray Goulburn has followed up on its management changes last year with the announcement of John Spark as new chairman to replace Philip Tracy.
By John Boylan on 22 March 2017
Underdeveloped farming practices and animal husbandry has left farmers there unable to cope with the present drought, where little or no rain has fallen for several months.
By John Boylan on 19 March 2017
Changes in shareholding and processing rules are on the way for the world's largest dairy exporter, New Zealand-based co-op Fonterra.
By John Boylan on 17 March 2017
Three top US dairy CEOs will visit Mexico this week, hoping to improve trade relations with that country following damage to trade by President Trump.
By John Boylan on 15 March 2017
The forecast for US milk production in 2017 has been increased from 98.818m tonnes to 98.863m tonnes.
By John Boylan on 11 March 2017
PepsiCo has placed a bid to buy Brazilian dairy company Fabrica de Produtos Alimenticios Vigor SA, according to reports in Brazilian papers.
By John Boylan on 09 March 2017
FrieslandCampina has increased its guaranteed milk price to 36c/kg (34.96c/l) for milk supplied in March.
By John Boylan on 02 March 2017
Farmers are threatening to move from Westland as Fonterra's milk price forecast for this season is much higher.
By John Boylan on 06 March 2017
Dairy Connect, an Australian dairy lobby group, is calling for a “truth in labelling crackdown” on the way the word “milk” is used and abused by makers of plant-based products.
By John Boylan on 01 March 2017
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