Conference season for spring calvers
WIth calving yet to get under way for most dairy farmers, it's skills brush-up time, writes Jack Kennedy.
Kerry co-op to offer cash for shares
Members of the €2.2bn Kerry co-op can swap out their co-op shares for cash
Glanbia Ireland planning €140m cheese facility for Kilkenny
A new continental cheese facility is planned for Belview in Kilkenny and will have the capacity to process 450m litres of milk.
Fast-track visas not in time for calving
It could take six months for workers to gain full approval, meaning much-needed dairy labour won't get here for the peak spring-calving season.