There’s understandably been a huge amount of farmer reaction to the announcement by Glanbia Ireland that it will essentially place a cap on milk production growth from its suppliers over the coming years.

Many dairy farmers who supply Glanbia Ireland feel let down having invested significantly over recent years to grow their farm businesses and increase cow numbers. Yet the row between Glanbia Ireland and its farmer suppliers is already moot given what’s contained in the Government’s revised Climate Action Bill, which will be published on Tuesday evening.