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Agribusiness
Kerry Co-op poised to move on dairy factories
Jack Kennedy
Kerry Co-op directors are investigating how they might manage the acquisition of the dairy processing arm from Kerry Group.
16 May 2022 News
Kerry to pay 46.9c/l April milk price
Farmers supplying Kerry Group are set for a price rise of over 2.8c/l for April's supplies.
11 May 2022 Dealer
The Kerry board with nobody from Kerry
After the recent AGM of Kerry plc, the board has a different twist with no farmers present on the board for the very first time.
New lease of life for 12-year-old combi unit
Previously running a 2004 Welger RP 235 baler inside a 2010 Goweil G5040 Kombi wrapper unit, last year Kerry contractor Pat O’Sullivan upgraded the baler to a new Goweil G-1 F125 unit.
4 May 2022 Contracting
Teagasc farm placements under review as students raise concerns
Students from Clonakilty Agricultural College allege they have been treated like slaves by dairy farmers who are taking advantage of the cheap labour.
4 May 2022 News
Corncrakes begin to arrive in Ireland for breeding season
Birds have been confirmed in Donegal, Mayo, Galway and Kerry so far.
1 May 2022 News
‘Rumblings’ of no confidence in IFA leadership from Cavan
IFA members in a number of counties have expressed their frustration over the pay increases awarded to IFA leadership this month.
27 April 2022 News
Big farm with fine house up for grabs in Kerry
There will be plenty of interest in this farm given its size, layout and location. The asking price is excess of €2.2m.
27 April 2022 Property
Kerry IFA calls for ‘reverse’ of leadership’s pay increases
IFA members in Kerry feel IFA leaders are paid enough as is and say recent salary increases should be reversed.
22 April 2022 News
Kerry investigates milk price top-up
The Irish Farmers Journal understands a calculation error resulted in the wrong payment to some suppliers.
20 April 2022 News
Macra appoints former soldier as chief executive
Macra has appointed a new CEO to help develop the long-term strategy and direction of the organisation.
20 April 2022 News
Meet The Maker: Sara Ross of FiorSó jewellery
In this week’s Meet The Maker, Maria Moynihan talks to Sara Ross of FiorSó jewellery, who is based in Kilflynn, Co Kerry
20 April 2022 Features