Dairy news

The Irish Farmers Journal is dedicated to providing up to the minute informative dairy farming news.

NEWS
World Milk Day: five dairy farms to follow on Instagram
Celebrate World Milk Day by showing your appreciation to Irish dairy farmers by raising a glass of milk for #LoveIrishDairy.
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Watch: Farm Tech Talk - grass deficits, dosing calves and MartBids
Jack Kennedy speaks with Irish Farmers Journal specialists about what's happening in the fields as well as chatting with Joan Bombardo, managing director Ornua Ingredients Europe.
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Genomic selection: is it all OK?
Aidan Brennan speaks to Bradley Heins about dairy breeding in America and looks at the use of genomics in Ireland.
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MARKETS
Glanbia April milk price biodiversity bonus reaction
There was mixed reaction to the Glanbia’s April biodiversity top-up and a correction was required to the monthly milk league price, writes Jack Kennedy.
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Certified Irish Angus launches new campaign to better connect with consumers
#RaisedWithPride campaign celebrates thriving society of 10,000 Certified Irish Angus members
Save money and hassle on electricity bills
Free online service saves farmers’ time, money and energy through switching energy providers
Chlorine-free protocols for cleaning milking equipment
Chlorine will not be used in milking equipment cleaning products by the end of this year.
Bord Bia market insight: COVID-19 still significantly affecting meat markets
The coronavirus pandemic has been causing turmoil in beef and sheep meat markets around the world.