Dedicated Dairy Farming News

Milk prices soar for April supplies
Rachel Donovan
Dairygold is offering the highest base price for milk supplied in April so far.
18 May 2022 News
Retirement scheme evolves into a cow reduction scheme
The industry grouping established to look at how the dairy industry might react to environmental challenges has published an interim report.
18 May 2022 News
Water quality leaving dairy exports ‘exposed’ - MEP
Improving water quality in dairying areas would benefit the green credentials of dairy exports, Colm Markey MEP has said.
Farm groups dissatisfied with dairy group proposals
Farm organisations have been unwelcoming of many aspects of the revised interim report of the Food Vision Dairy Group, Noel Bardon and Barry Murphy report.
18 May 2022 News
Carbery latest to lift milk price
The Cork-based dairy processor has increased the price it will pay for April milk.
18 May 2022 News
Irish Farmers Journal solar PV report: read it here
Last month, the Irish Farmers Journal published the results of a specially commissioned solar PV report into the feasibility of solar on Irish farms. Read the full report here.
18 May 2022 News
Dairygold moves on April milk price
Dairygold has announced the highest milk price for April supplies so far.
17 May 2022 News
Dairy retirement scheme evolves into a dairy cow reduction scheme
The confidential interim report of the Dairy Vision Group has just been published and we have had a sneak preview of the detail included.
13 May 2022 News
Senators seek to ban advertisement of milk formula
Several members of Seanad Éireann are seeking amendments to the Online Safety and Media Regulation Bill 2022 which would ban the advertising of infant formula online and in media.
13 May 2022 News
IFA backs supplementary payments on fixed-milk-price contracts
The IFA’s dairy chair has backed moves by Lakeland Dairies and Glanbia to support their suppliers affected by fixed-milk-price contracts.
13 May 2022 News
Glanbia’s April milk price on the rise
A new 3c/l agri-input support payment will be included for all April milk supplies.
12 May 2022 News
Lakeland increases prices in fixed milk contracts
A spokesperson from Lakeland Dairies said the increase is underpinned by market support from its customers.
12 May 2022 News