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Agribusiness
Dairygold sticking to its co-op principles
Jack Kennedy
Dairygold Co-op headquartered in Cork have just released financial results for 2021 showing a very positive year overall for the business.
6 April 2022 News
Aurivo pushes new boundaries as energy costs bite
With a very positive 2021 in the rearview mirror, Aurivo Co-op looks set to take on the challenges of 2022.
6 March 2022 News
What has just happened the Ornua PPI index?
What do milk suppliers need to know when comparing the Ornua equivalent milk price and farmgate prices.
Ornua brings energy index into play
Ornua, formerly the Irish dairy board, is responsible for selling Irish butter, powder and cheese out of Ireland to export markets using the Kerrygold brand.
2 March 2022 News
In memory of the late Nicholas Simms
Nicholas Simms joined An Bord Bainne (Irish Dairy Board) Co-op in 1976, holding several positions including economist, secretary and general manager of administration.
9 February 2022 News
Editorial: will big export ambitions deliver for farmers?
Bord Bia's ambition is to grow the value of exports to €21bn by 2030.
12 January 2022 Editorial
Goodman company was alleged to have breached UN sanctions by US
Documents released by the National Archives and seen by the Irish Farmers Journal allege that the Larry Goodman-owned beef company breached UN sanctions against Iraq in 1991.
29 December 2021 News
Cregan to step down and O’Driscoll to join Ornua board
The Ornua chair is to step down and former Secretary General of the Department of agriculture Aidan O'Driscoll is to be appOinted to Ornua.
22 December 2021 News
Aidan O’Driscoll set to join Ornua board
Ornua is set to make a new appointment to its board next June, following the recent governance restructing at the Irish dairy exporting giant.
22 December 2021 News
Consumers need a simple sustainability story - Ornua chief
John Jordan believes that Irish dairy farming has a good story to tell, but must deliver a simple message around sustainabilty to concerned consumers.
8 December 2021 News
Opinion: Dangers at both margins of Irish farming's rainbow
Both dairy and hill farmers have some reasons to be wary of changes ahead.
28 November 2021 Opinion
Club question time and bowling finals winners
Mountmellick Macra won Kerrygold club question time, while Fermoy Macra won the NDC bowling finals.
24 November 2021 Community