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New leadership at IFA liquid milk committee
Grace Hoare
Concerns over the decline of farmers in liquid milk production could see the end of the industry.
7 July 2024 News
Milk supply dips for May
Irish milk production has declined for the fifth consecutive month in 2024, Central Statistics Office (CSO) data shows.
Climate-neutral Ireland could require 30% cut to beef and milk - EPA research
Sweeping changes to Ireland's agricultural output, forestry plantings and soil management would be required to reach net zero by 2050, new research published has suggested.
Camera at the Mart: average of €1,600 at Clonganhue dairy dispersal sale
There was a solid trade for larger-framed pedigree cows, with 30 cows topping the €2,000 mark and another 42 cows selling between €1,700 and €2,000.
26 June 2024 Markets
Co Monaghan family wins Lakeland Dairies Milk Quality Awards
Brian, Gene and Gene (junior) McGinnity, who farm in partnership at Scotstown, Co Monaghan, took home the top prize.
20 June 2024 News
Tirlán remains out in front on NI milk price
Several milk processors in NI have opted to increase base prices for milk supplied in May.
19 June 2024 Northern Ireland
Tirlán and Dairygold increase May milk prices
However, both have removed weather or fodder relief payments, scaling back the rise in the milk price.
18 June 2024 News
Lakeland pulls milk carton stunt
Lakeland Dairies wrote to all 27 MEP candidates in its constituency this week and sent them an empty milk carton.
5 June 2024 News
NI milk production hits record high during Q1
Milk production for Q1 of 2024 is the highest on record for Northern Ireland.
5 June 2024 Northern Ireland
ICMSA challenges President Higgins’ comments on Irish farming
ICMSA president Denis Drennan said he wants to correct a number of misunderstandings in an interview given by President Higgins.
28 May 2024 News
Market Digest: stories from around the world
Brief news snippets from Uruguay, United States, UK and New Zealand.
22 May 2024 World
Quality Milk Awards 2024 open for entries
Ornua and the NDC have invited dairy co-ops throughout the country to nominate their top milk suppliers before the closing date of Friday 31 May 2024.
17 May 2024 News