Agri-tech startups with ‘global ambitions’ rewarded at UCD
Barry Murphy
A small-scale anaerobic digestion business and a milk lorry route logistics platform were winners following AgTechUCD innovation centre’s second Agccelerator programme.
11 January 2023 News
Ornua heads to US courts to protect Kerrygold brand
The dairy company is in dispute with two international competitors over a similarity in products.
7 December 2022 Markets
Dairy Trends: GDT steady as latest Ornua index falls
The energy cost element of the processing cost is variable and changes each month depending on energy costs.
SIAL trade show returns
SIAL returns with strong Irish participation in the meat and dairy halls.
19 October 2022 News
Ornua UK profit increases as sales fall
Rising commodity prices boost Ornua UK profits despite a dip in volumes as the COVID-19 effect reduces.
5 October 2022 News
Ornua seeks graduates for 2023 programme
Graduates programme roles are to be filled across a wide range of the co-operative's activities, from finance to supply chain management.
23 September 2022 News
Lakeland Dairies appoints Colin Kelly as new chief
Lakeland Dairies has announced the appointment of its new CEO, who will take up the role in January.
21 September 2022 News
European Space Agency backs Irish AgTech grass measuring platform
The European Space Agency has provided funding to support the development of a new grassland management platform using drones, satellites and artificial intelligence
14 September 2022 News
Dairy Trends: GDT bounce puts optimism back on menu
Global dairy markets got a shot in the arm this week, as the Global Dairy Trade auction result rebounded after weeks and months of a steady decline.
7 September 2022 Markets
Ornua PPI hits 59.2c/l
The July milk league published this week averages 54c/l excluding VAT at base solids.
31 August 2022 News
Dairy Trends: cheese prices show upward turn in steady market
Cheese is the brightest light in a dairy commodity market that refuses to drop as the summer comes to an end and school is back on.
31 August 2022 Markets
Surge in energy prices could cost an additional €100/cow
Increases in the unit price gas, heavy oils and electricity are pushing energy costs to levels never seen before.
24 August 2022 News