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Kerry milk suppliers want to control processing
Lorcan Roche Kelly
Co-op survey results also shows that young farmers are the most optimistic and ambitious.
17 January 2024 News
Kerry suppliers meet this week to move forward with producer organisation
Relationship between Kerry Group and farmer suppliers has almost completely broken down.
9 January 2024 News
0.95c/l ex-VAT top-up only ‘part payment’ to leading milk price - Kerry Co-op
An "interim top-up" payment went out to farmers worth around €1,900 to the typical 500,000l supplier last week.
Kerry announces milk price top-up
Meanwhile, Kerry Co-op is currently is currently surveying its members on their future milk supply plans.
3 January 2024 News
Sorting hat hands Tangney Irish farming's hottest seat
The new Kerry co-op chair must try to broker agreement among the disparate factions within, and then negotiate a deal with Kerry Group over milk processing ownership.
20 December 2023 Dealer
ACA launches 2024 handbook and tax guide for farmers
New CAP schemes, farm enterprise budgets, welfare entitlements, farm tax, contractor charges and farm succession planning are among the topics covered in the book.
20 December 2023 News
New Kerry Co-op chair confirmed
The Kerry board voted on Thursday, resulting in a split decision which saw each candidate receive nine votes from board members.
14 December 2023 News
Kerry survey is more than 50 questions that really only asks two
Co-op is trying to get a measure on where future milk suppliers might be.
8 December 2023 News
Kerry Co-op conducting survey of milk-supplying members' plans
Questionnaire is asking members about their milk-production ambitions.
1 December 2023 News
Dairy Ireland is increasingly the 'poor cousin' at Kerry Group
Third-quarter results show shrinking margin and volume at division, Lorcan Roche Kelly writes.
1 November 2023 News
Kerry suppliers to form producer organisation
Over 300 Kerry suppliers met in Newcastlewest recently, and a producer organisation is now being established by a steering committee.
11 October 2023 News