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Agribusiness
Dairygold pushes on to lead in May
Jack Kennedy
With dairy commodity markets generally remaining strong in light of reduced supply and continued demand, the co-ops are passing back more to suppliers in May.
25 May 2022 News
West Cork Co-ops lead industry over peak milk
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.
Shinagh: grass still growing with low N
Aidan Brennan reports from the Shinagh dairy farm in Cork, where nitrogen use has been reduced and the carbon footprint measured.
April milk supply well down on 2021
Our survey this week shows milk supply back in most of the big players.
27 April 2022 News
Milk League: the west leads the rest for March
Aurivo leads the way for March, with the west Cork co-ops and Dairygold in the chasing pack.
27 April 2022 Markets
Higher debt not hindering west Cork ambition
Carbery Group has just finalised publication of the 2021 annual report showing revenues up, profits up and debt up but a belief that it is still on the right track.
27 April 2022 Company finances
Clarity needed on supply before fertiliser can be quoted
"Our priority is getting everyone fed to the end of April," one fertiliser importer said.
15 March 2022 News
€128 per cow milk price gap between Ornua and co-ops
As December milk cheques have just landed our annual analysis of base milk price paid versus Ornua shows farmers losing out nearly €130 per cow.
26 January 2022 News
Milk League: December price lift caps off good year
The milk cheques have just landed for December milk supplies. While the volumes are small for most, the price is good.
26 January 2022 News