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James O’Donnell elected president of ICOS
Amy Forde
O'Donnell has served as vice-president of ICOS for the past four years.
4 May 2022 News
Lakeland asked to reconsider milk price penalties
Shareholders at the Lakeland Dairies AGM called for proposed new rules on milk pricing to be revisited and discussed among suppliers.
18 April 2022 News
Banks have responsibility to help farmers in fixed milk contracts - ICOS
The Oireachtas Committee on Agriculture met on Wednesday 13 April to discuss the number of dairy farmers contracted into fixed milk price contracts.
Almost 10% of total milk pool tied up in fixed milk price contracts - ICOS
The Joint Oireachtas Committe on Agriculture met on Wednesday to discuss fixed milk price contracts and the farmers who find themselves tied into contracts as low as 32c/l.
16 April 2022 News
ICOS, Dairygold and Teagasc awarded for sustainability training programme
A programme to support and train farmers and their advisers as they work to improve farm sustainability will be rolled out to over 2,700 Dairygold farms.
Drombane Co-op is 125 years old
The Tipperary co-op was founded in 1897, and is still going strong.
9 March 2022 Dealer
COVID-19 physical distancing rules at marts scrapped
Marts are set for a return to normal service, with mart canteens set to make a return with full service and the requirement for physical distancing removed.
21 January 2022 News
Dempsey at Large: Ann Gibbons, RIP
Ann’s death marks the end of a remarkable generation of a Kilkenny family steeped in farming and politics.
19 January 2022 Opinion
New AHI chair is dairy farmer from Clare
Animal Health Ireland has appointed James Lynch as the new chair of the board.
13 January 2022 News
Six committee members resign at Elphin Mart
Six board members have resigned from Elphin Mart committee over concerns which they say have emerged over the last 18 months. Adam Woods has more details here.
12 January 2022 News
'Board members' claims false and misleading' – Elphin Mart chair
Six board members have resigned from Elphin Mart committee over concerns which they say have emerged over the last 18 months. Adam Woods has more details here.
6 January 2022 News