Posts Tagged: Dairy

Risk management post quota

Agriculture Minister Simon Coveney TD, Matt Dempsey, chief executive of The Agricultural Trust, the chairman of global dairy giant ARLA Foods, Ake Hantoft,…
Battle of the breeds

COMMENT: Irish Livestock Farming 10-Year Comparison: An analysis of Department of Agriculture livestock statistics over the past 10 years highlights the evolution of breed choice…
National Dairy Show results

There was a tremendous turnout of breeders and visitors for last Saturday’s National Dairy Show, held at its now traditional venue of Millstreet…
Ireland’s road to dairy 2020

Teagasc launched its ‘Road Maps to Better Farming 2020’ advisory booklet last month. The publications cover all the main sectors: dairying, suckler beef, pigs,…
Limerick scoops dairy top prize

The 2013 winners of the national prize for the best dairy farm are Edward and Olivia Fitzgerald, from Tobernea, Effin, Kilmallock, Co Limerick.…
Cream of the crop

Some 14 dairy farms  have been shortlisted as national finalists for the 2013 National Dairy Council (NDC) and Kerrygold Quality Milk Awards. The competition,…