Lakeland Dairies

Lakeland posts ‘robust’ results, operating profits of €12.9m

Lakeland posts ‘robust’ results, operating profits of €12.9m

Lakeland Dairies has released its results for 2014, with a 15% increase in revenues to €625.8m for 2014, yielding an...

April 29, 2015

Ice cream sales up 50% as Lakeland Dairies secures Tesco contract

Ice cream sales up 50% as Lakeland Dairies secures Tesco contract

The recent sunny weather resulted in Tesco’s ice cream sales increasing by 50% compared to the same time last year...

April 15, 2015

80% of farms in Lakeland Dairies catchment area need lime

80% of farms in Lakeland Dairies catchment area need lime

Lakeland Dairies has analysed almost 6,000 soil samples in its catchment area and says that 80% of the soils need...

April 12, 2015

Lakeland Dairies to expand milk processing with €36m investment

Lakeland Dairies to expand milk processing with €36m investment

Lakeland Dairies is beginning a €36m investment in an expansion of milk powder processing operations at Bailieboro, Co. Cavan. The...

February 9, 2015

Lakeland Dairies acquires UK frozen yogurt maker Taste Trends

Lakeland Dairies acquires UK frozen yogurt maker Taste Trends

Lakeland Dairies has announced the acquisition of Taste Trends Ltd – the leading UK based maker of Coolicious branded fat-free...

January 15, 2015

Lakeland Dairies appoints new Chairman

Lakeland Dairies appoints new Chairman

Lakeland Dairies has appointed a new Chairman – Alo Duffy of Corbrack, Ballybay, Co. Monaghan. Alo was first elected to...

November 17, 2014

Arrabawn cuts 2c/L from its September milk price

Arrabawn cuts 2c/L from its September milk price

Arrabawn has cut its September milk price by 2c/L, it has announced. This brings its September milk price down to...

October 16, 2014

Strathroy cuts 1c/L off September milk price

Strathroy cuts 1c/L off September milk price

Starthroy Dairy has cut its September milk price by 1c/L to 33c/l plus VAT and excluding bonuses. Last month Strathroy...

October 15, 2014

Aurivo holds July milk price at 37c/L

Aurivo holds July milk price at 37c/L

Aurivo Co-op has held its milk price for July, the co-op has confirmed today (Friday) after its board met to decide...

August 15, 2014

Lakeland Dairies talks strategy

Lakeland Dairies talks strategy

The Lakeland Dairies Agribusiness Division is taking a strategic and supportive approach in meeting the future needs of dairy, beef...

March 3, 2014

It’s a good time to be a dairy farmer

It’s a good time to be a dairy farmer

“It’s a good time to be a dairy farmer.” That’s how Lakeland Dairies’ CEO Michael Hanley described the prospects for milk...

February 24, 2014

Superlevy fines of 28.66c per litre over quota warning from Lakeland Dairies

Superlevy fines of 28.66c per litre over quota warning from Lakeland Dairies

Superlevy fines of 28.66c per litre over quota are now inevitable for suppliers to Lakeland Dairies. This is according to the...

February 19, 2014

Have you got what it takes for Lakeland Dairies?

Have you got what it takes for Lakeland Dairies?

The major cross-border dairy processing co-operative, Lakeland Dairies, has established a dedicated graduate development programme aimed at upcoming graduates from disciplines...

January 24, 2014

New head of HR for Lakeland Dairies

New head of HR for Lakeland Dairies

Major cross-border dairy processing co-operative Lakeland Dairies has appointed Tadhg O’Halloran head of group human resources.  He will lead the...

December 4, 2013

Lakeland farmers are cream of the crop

Lakeland farmers are cream of the crop

At the recent Lakeland Dairies Milk Quality Awards, dairy farmers from both sides of the border won top honours for...

July 16, 2013