Dairygold

Dairygold Board elects new Chairman and Vice Chairman

Dairygold Board elects new Chairman and Vice Chairman

In its first meeting of 2015 the Board of Dairygold Co-Operative Society elected a new Chairman, James Lynch a dairy...

January 6, 2015

Dairygold announces measures to support its milk suppliers

Dairygold announces measures to support its milk suppliers

Dairygold has announced that its Board has approved changes to the Society’s Member Funding mechanisms designed to assist its milk...

December 11, 2014

Kerry Group to deliver 7-9% growth in share earnings this year

Kerry Group to deliver 7-9% growth in share earnings this year

Kerry expects to deliver 7% to 9% growth in adjusted earnings per share for the full year, it says after...

November 6, 2014

Dairygold online store shortlisted for award

Dairygold online store shortlisted for award

Dairygold Co-Op SuperStores’ newly launched online shopping facility (www.coopsuperstores.ie), has been shortlisted as one of six finalists for the Retail...

September 27, 2014

Dairy farmers worldwide now choosing Irish bulls

Dairy farmers worldwide now choosing Irish bulls

Last September ABS Ireland sent its first shipment of AI straws from their grassland programme to New Zealand. Since then...

September 17, 2014

Dairygold breaks records at international cheese awards

Dairygold breaks records at international cheese awards

Dairygold Food Ingredients has won the coveted Kerrygold Trophy for the Best Irish Cheddar at the internationally renowned Nantwich Cheese...

August 12, 2014

‘Discussion Groups are not everyone’s cup of tea, and that’s ok’ 

‘Discussion Groups are not everyone’s cup of tea, and that’s ok’ 

While Teagasc has pushed farmer participation in Discussion Groups in recent times, Teagasc Director Gerry Boyle admitted this week that...

July 13, 2014

Milk price is key to dairy expansion – Donie Cashman

Milk price is key to dairy expansion – Donie Cashman

Milk price will be key for dairy farmers once quotas are removed, former IFA President Donie Cashman told the Teagasc...

June 10, 2014

Keenan Launch inTouch Service for N. Ireland

Keenan Launch inTouch Service for N. Ireland

Richard Keenan & Co. Ltd recently launched their inTouch system for Northern Ireland at a function in Hillsborough. It says...

May 23, 2014

Agrifood co-ops to highlight employment opportunities

Agrifood co-ops to highlight employment opportunities

‘Foot in The Door’ an Irish co-operative industry initiative targeting potential new employees for the agrifood sector was launched today...

May 20, 2014

News round up

News round up

This week there was good news for Irish Dairy processors as every company that applied for approval to export dairy...

May 3, 2014

Two years’ notice on five-year Glanbia milk supply agreements

Two years’ notice on five-year Glanbia milk supply agreements

Glanbia Ingredients Ireland Limited (GIIL) has announced that its Milk Supply Agreement (MSL) with suppliers will run for five years,...

April 9, 2014

Dairygold profits rise by a third

Dairygold profits rise by a third

Dairygold has this morning reported a 33% increase in operating profit to €27.3m. The farmer owned co-operative also saw revenues...

April 9, 2014

Dairygold rewards suppliers and customers with €7.5m year-end bonuses

Dairygold rewards suppliers and customers with €7.5m year-end bonuses

Dairygold, at its January board meeting last Friday, 17 January 2014, finalised €7.5m bonuses for its suppliers and customers for...

January 21, 2014

Review of the year: US beef market, TLT, suckler decline and CAP difficulties

Review of the year: US beef market, TLT, suckler decline and CAP difficulties

November started of with a week-long Bord Bia-led Irish agriculture trade visit to the Gulf States. There was more positive...

December 31, 2013

Ireland set to blossom in Japan

Ireland set to blossom in Japan

Taoiseach Enda Kenny and Agriculture Minister Simon Coveney will lead a trade mission to Japan next week with high expectations...

November 30, 2013

Liquid gold, multimillion ‘milk mining’ investment

Liquid gold, multimillion ‘milk mining’ investment

A functional foods centre is the latest to benefit from €100m joint Enterprise Ireland and IDA Ireland technology centres programme, which...

November 27, 2013

War and peace, the Dairygold Henchy affair

War and peace, the Dairygold Henchy affair

Over 19 days, spread across four months, the case of the former chief executive of Dairygold against his former employers...

November 14, 2013