Ornua’s operating profit is up 69%; Kerrygold sales are also up 13% with over 10 million packets sold weekly, the Irish company reports.
GEA’s In-Liner Everything system for robotic miking operations has struck gold at Ireland’s Innovations Awards, held in conjunction with the prestigious National Dairy Show.
Dairy continues to be the largest export segment for Ireland, with an increased value of €5.16 billion.
The acquisition of Bio-K Plus will expand Kerry’s capabilities and leadership position in the probiotics market.
Milk output in the European Union has been surprisingly strong with production through April 2020 running 2% ahead of 2019, according to a global market analysis from the Foreign Agricultural Service of the US Department of Agriculture.
Teagasc and Dairy Sustainability Ireland have published the first Agricultural Sustainability Support and Advisory Programme (ASSAP) interim report.
Trouw Nutrition’s new €10,000 HealthyLife grant is available to progressive dairy farmers, nutritionists and veterinarians who are serious about the sustainability and well-being of their herd.
Through Bord Bia’s new Grass Fed Standard, Irish dairy processors will now be able to provide verifiable proof that the milk used in products and ingredients has come from grass fed cows.