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Agribusiness
West Cork Co-ops lead industry over peak milk
Jack Kennedy
In exceptional times those that lead the industry take on more risk, but ultimately when the market is returning they are simply passing back what the market has delivered.
4 May 2022 Global trade
Dairy Trends: GDT down a lot while PPI is up again
The Global Dairy Trade New Zealand-based auction took an unexpected dip this week, as prices crashed.
13 April 2022 Editorial
Editorial: a dairy co-op is about more than just milk price and profit
The long-term strategy developed by the board and executed by management must deliver on the purpose of the organisation.
‘Substantial’ milk price increase justified by Ornua PPI – IFA
The IFA has called on processors to increase milk prices to reflect the rise in the Ornua PPI.
6 April 2022 News
Reseeding in 2022: what you need to know
Events in Ukraine are impacting on farming decisions in Ireland writes Aidan Brennan. What impact will the war have on reseeding?
15 March 2022 Reseeding
Three in a row for Aberclyde
Perennial ryegrass variety Aberclyde tops the pasture profit index for the third year, running writes Aidan Brennan.
15 March 2022 Reseeding
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.
6 March 2022 News
Dairy Trends: commodity price bounce continues in Europe
Dairy commodity markets continued with an upward trend, reflecting all the positive mood music in markets of late.
2 March 2022 News
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
Over €6/kg milk solids gets closer
Dairy commodity markets continue to show improvement as demand continues and supply is constrained globally.
23 February 2022 News
Milk League: bonuses push big two to top for January
Early season milk supply bonuses push Glanbia and Dairygold to the top for January milk supply.
23 February 2022 News
Lakeland’s 41c/l milk price ‘not good enough’ – IFA
The IFA has said that Lakeland Dairies’ milk price is running behind Ornua’s PPI and does not reflect market prices.
14 February 2022 News