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The Irish Farmers Journal provides dedicated dairy farming news

The Irish Farmers Journal is dedicated to providing up to the minute informative dairy farming news. You cannot afford to miss it!
Dairygold sets September milk price
The board of Dairygold has set a price for milk supplied to the co-op in September.
By Patrick Donohoe on 18 October 2017
In an unprecedented move, feed merchant J Grennan and Sons has entered the milk market and is offering Glanbia milk suppliers a fixed milk price scheme.
By Eoin Lowry on 19 October 2017
IFJ/UFU conference – planning for a future in dairying
A conference examining the future of milk pricing in NI is being held on Thursday in Portadown, Co Armagh.
By Peter McCann on 10 October 2017
Marts add voice to TB valuation debate
ICOS proposes an additional premium for reactor dairy cows of peak productive age to compensate for poor valuations.
By Thomas Hubert on 05 October 2017
Graph: Ireland has fastest-growing dairy herd in EU
Ireland is the only member state with significantly more dairy cows now than this time last year, according to the European Commission's latest short-term agricultural outlook.
By Thomas Hubert on 08 October 2017
Fat and protein concentrations are increasing as a result of better breeding decisions and more grass in the diet.
By Justin McCarthy on 05 October 2017
Tipperary winners at 2017 NDC and Kerrygold Quality Milk Awards
The Walsh family from Ballylooby, Co Tipperary, has won this year's overall NDC and Kerrygold Quality Milk Award, writes Jack Kennedy.
By Jack Kennedy on 04 October 2017
New Zealand dairy exports fall in August
The global dairy giant saw the volume of exports fall by 2.6%, while value fell by 25%, according to new figures. Production is also down.
By Patrick Donohoe on 29 September 2017
First Milk increases October price in Britain
Strengthening markets and improved business performance have led the British co-op to raise its milk prices.
By Thomas Hubert on 29 September 2017
Workers at Kerry Group’s Listowel plant commenced a campaign of industrial action this week at the plant, of which the group got notice of last week.
By Amy Forde on 28 September 2017
Heavy rain hasn’t dampened the enthusiasm for producing more milk, writes Jack Kennedy.
By Jack Kennedy on 28 September 2017
Hein Schumacher will take over as FrieslandCampina chief executive in January 2018
By Lorcan Allen on 28 September 2017
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