Farm Programmes
The Creamery reimagined in Co Leitrim
Brendan Dunford
One multigenerational Leitrim farm family are using their complementary skillsets to create a very special rural enterprise, writes Brendan Dunford.
26 June 2024 l2
IFJ Junior: Irish dairy - is it about volume or value?
Aidan Brennan takes a look at some of the key products manufactured by Irish dairy processors and looks to the future product mix.
26 June 2024 News
Sweeping changes at Tirlán as redundancies get under way
Molloy said there are no plans to close any Tirlán stores and milk processing capabilities will remain unchanged.
150 voluntary redundancies sought at Tirlán
A cost reduction programme is being implemented by the milk processor.
20 June 2024 News
Carbery lifts April milk price
Four other co-ops have already announced that milk prices for April will remain unchanged on the prices paid for March.
21 May 2024 News
What we learned from co-op annual reports
Industry leaders are singing from the same hymn sheet, as milk supply growth ends.
8 May 2024 News
Proposed Dairygold biomass plant will replace natural gas
Dairygold Co-Operative Society intends to build a new biomass plant for the generation of steam as part of the decarbonisation roadmap for its Mallow site, replacing natural gas use.
8 May 2024 News
Lakeland reports €8m loss for 2023
Cross-border dairy processor said that loss was driven by exceptional items.
17 April 2024 News
Over €14,000 between co-ops' 2023 milk price - IFA analysis
The analysis shows an average milk price difference of more than 2.5c/l ex VAT between the highest and lowest paying processors when bonuses are stripped out.
28 March 2024 News
Kerry milk suppliers want to control processing
Co-op survey results also shows that young farmers are the most optimistic and ambitious.
21 February 2024 News