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Delegates at the International Dairy Federation (IDF)/Organisation for International Standardisation (ISO) Analytical Week in Dublin, Ireland, were told last week that the global dairy sector must continue its efforts to harmonise methods of analysis and sampling for milk products if trade in dairy products is to continue to thrive.
According to the latest figures from HMRC, exports of cheese from the UK surpassed the £615 million mark last year, rising 23% from 2016.
Northern Irish food businesses, Morelli’s Ice Cream and Irish Black Butter Company, have joined forces to create a new ice cream.
Michael Creed, minister for agriculture, food & the marine and Glanbia Group chairman Henry Corbally have re-opened Glanbia Ireland’s Wexford cheese plant following a major capital investment programme.
Dairy UK has issued the following comment in response to the Prime Minister’s speech at Mansion House, on the UK’s future relationship with the EU.
Markus Mühleisen will become Arla Foods’ new head of Germany as of 1 March. As managing director and group vice president Germany, he will be responsible for Arla Foods’ business in Germany and Austria.
Dairy co-operative LacPatrick has opened a new €33.7 million technology centre in Northern Ireland.
Ulster University in Northern Ireland has been awarded funding of almost €400,000 as part of a larger €2.6 million research grant to develop new mixing process technologies for milk powder hydration, which aims to significantly enhance the economic competitiveness of the Irish dairy industry.
Ornua has announced that its CEO Kevin Lane is to step down in 2018, following eight and a half years in the role.
Cheese manufacturer Lactalis McLelland has embarked on a food waste reduction partnership with food redistribution charity FareShare UK.
Following the company’s investment in energy-saving lighting systems at its logistics centre in Newtownards, Northern Ireland, the Lakeland Dairies received a Lux Award 2017 for the best industrial and transport lighting project of the year with lighting specialist Resourceable in Belfast.
The news this week of further Brexit wrangling in Parliament, complemented by the bungling of the foreign secretary in matters dealing with a British national presently in prison in Iran, don’t really fill one with hope about how smoothly the transition to life outside the European Union will go for the United Kingdom, in light of the current government.
Irish Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Michael Creed T.D. is leading a week-long Government of Ireland Agri-Food trade mission to Japan and South Korea.
As part of a four-day trip organised by Alltech, dairy farmers are being provided with the opportunity to tour some of Europe’s leading dairy farms.
Dairy UK has published the White Paper report for 2017 which details the opportunities and challenges that the industry is facing over issues such as Brexit and consumer confidence in dairy foods.