Dairygold

Online facility for registration of pesticide advisors and inspectors launched

Online facility for registration of pesticide advisors and inspectors launched

A new online registration facility for pesticide advisors and inspectors of pesticide application equipment has been launched by Department of...

November 13, 2013

High Court hears Henchy cattle claims

High Court hears Henchy cattle claims

The former chief executive of Dairygold has told the court that in order to pay the outstanding balance on his...

November 8, 2013

Henchy’s farm account recalled in High Court

Henchy’s farm account recalled in High Court

The farming account of the former chief executive of Dairygold had fallen so far into arrears that it was closed...

November 6, 2013

AgriLand’s Top Stories This Week

AgriLand’s Top Stories This Week

Top stories on Agriland this week NEWS: All things dairy: Limerick scoops dairy top prize All things E&Y: Top honour for Kerry...

October 27, 2013

€33m expansion for Dairygold in Cork

€33m expansion for Dairygold in Cork

Dairygold Co-op is to invest €33m in expanded facilities in Mitchelstown, Cork. The Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation, Richard Bruton...

October 24, 2013

‘I didn’t mean to mislead the court’ – Henchy

‘I didn’t mean to mislead the court’ – Henchy

The former chief executive of Dairygold has told the High Court that he did not mean to mislead the court...

October 17, 2013

Dairygold cross-examination of Henchy continues

Dairygold cross-examination of Henchy continues

At the time of his dismissal the former chief executive of Dairygold did not have a viable contract,  it was...

October 16, 2013

Court hears Henchy refused €422k

Court hears Henchy refused €422k

The former chief executive of Dairygold has alleged his former employers refused to acknowledge the “elephant in the room” before...

October 11, 2013

Judge warns Henchy counsel on ‘wasting time’

Judge warns Henchy counsel on ‘wasting time’

A High Court judge told the lawyer for a former co-op chief that he did not want to “waste endless time”...

October 10, 2013

Henchy claims no credit limit on Dairygold account

Henchy claims no credit limit on Dairygold account

The former chief executive of Dairygold has said that allegations of financial impropriety severely damaged his good name in front...

October 9, 2013

Dairygold calls for minimal costs and paperwork in new pesticide regulation rollout

Dairygold calls for minimal costs and paperwork in new pesticide regulation rollout

Dairygold is calling for minimal costs and paperwork in Ireland’s rollout of new compulsory pesticide regulations. Farmers, distributors, inspectors and...

September 6, 2013

Crop profit think-in today amid fallen grain prices

Crop profit think-in today amid fallen grain prices

How farmers can profit from crop and farm analysis will be a main theme at The Teagasc National Tillage Forum...

September 3, 2013

Checkout Ireland’s top brands

Checkout Ireland’s top brands

‘Consumers are shopping around more than ever before’ ‘Increase in sales of retailers’ own-brand products, such as milk’ ‘Frozen Ready...

August 26, 2013

Say cheese

Say cheese

UPDATE: Irish cheese producers won several top awards at this week’s 116th annual Nantwich International Cheese Show in Cheshire. The...

August 2, 2013

Dairy expansion – Are you a chicken or a pig?

Dairy expansion – Are you a chicken or a pig?

Dairy farmers need to learn from the mistakes of the Celtic tiger property boom and not leap into post-quota expansion. This...

July 31, 2013

Judge asks Henchy if he should have had thicker skin

Judge asks Henchy if he should have had thicker skin

The former chief executive of Dairygold was asked in court whether he should have had a thicker skin when dealing...

July 25, 2013

Dutch dairy board member view

Dutch dairy board member view

“Some neglect what milk actually is. If you want to be the best in class you should know everything about milk.” These...

July 25, 2013

Dismissal a result of ‘concerted campaign’ claims ex-CEO Henchy

Dismissal a result of ‘concerted campaign’ claims ex-CEO Henchy

The High Court today has heard claims that Dairygold continued to control key rates of payment and bonuses of its...

July 24, 2013