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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!
Zoe Kavanagh of the National Dairy Council has said the group is on a mission to emphasise the importance dairy in diets.
By Hannah Quinn-Mulligan on 15 February 2018
Kerry is the latest processor to set a January milk price and has paid a top-up on 2017 milk, the Irish Farmers Journal understands.
By Amy Forde on 12 February 2018
The issues are believed to be linked to phosphate restrictions on stock numbers in the Netherlands.
By Caitríona Morrissey on 11 February 2018
There were plenty of buyers in Carlow on Saturday for the Balfarm machinery auction, writes David Foley.
By Contributor on 11 February 2018
Edwin Thompson runs a dairy enterprise in partnership with his father John and wife Diane in Golden, Cashel, Co Tipperary.
The ICBF has renewed its appeal for farmers to report birth defects that are costing the cattle industry €1.7m annually.
By Caitríona Morrissey on 09 February 2018
Dairygold today launched leanfarm after a successful pilot in 2017 writes Jack Kennedy.
By Jack Kennedy on 14 February 2018
Padraig McCarthy is going from tee to milk on his Kerry farm by converting a former pitch and putt course into dairy land.
By Aidan Brennan on 10 February 2018
Glanbia sets January milk price
Glanbia is the first processor to announce a milk price for January manufacturing supplies.
By Hannah Quinn-Mulligan on 08 February 2018
For the first time ever, a dairy farmer with a crossbred herd wins the coveted NMR/RABDF Gold Cup award in the United Kingdom.
By Aidan Brennan on 08 February 2018
LacPatrick invests £30m in new  Artigarvan dairy technology centre
The co-op will create over 20 new jobs at the Co Tyrone facility.
By Michael Keaveny on 07 February 2018
Bord Bia figures show a year-on-year growth in the sale of cow’s milk in Ireland. However, alternative milk products are also growing in popularity.
By Hannah Quinn-Mulligan on 07 February 2018
Dairy farmers are reporting earlier than usual calvings this year, with up to 20% of some herds calved before their due date.
By Hannah Quinn-Mulligan on 08 February 2018
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