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IDB index still suggests sub 30c/L milk price despite rise – ICOS

IDB index still suggests sub 30c/L milk price despite rise – ICOS

The Irish Dairy Boards Purchase Price Index (PPI) rose over 4% last month from 93.1 in January to 97.5 in February....

March 12, 2015

Irish Dairy Board to unveil new identity at end of quota year

Irish Dairy Board to unveil new identity at end of quota year

The Irish Dairy Board Co-operative (IDB) has voted to change its name to Ornua Co-operative Limited. It has also approved...

February 23, 2015

Don’t talk dairy sector into a crisis, warns IFA

Don’t talk dairy sector into a crisis, warns IFA

All dairy industry stakeholders have been urged, by IFA National Dairy Chairman Sean O’Leary, to avoid talking the sector into a worse...

January 16, 2015

Responsibility at EU level to address Superlevy – IDB

Responsibility at EU level to address Superlevy – IDB

“There is an element of responsibility at EU level to accept that action does need to be taken to address...

January 16, 2015

Latest IDB 2015 milk price forecast at 26-27c/L

Latest IDB 2015 milk price forecast at 26-27c/L

The Irish Dairy Board’s latest forecast of farm gate milk price for 2015 stands at 26-27 c/L, according to Chief...

January 14, 2015

Aurivo suppliers told medium to long term outlook is positive

Aurivo suppliers told medium to long term outlook is positive

The medium to long term outlook for dairy markets is positive Aurivo milk suppliers were told at a recent dairy...

December 21, 2014

Latest IDB returns suggestive of high 20s milk price – ICOS

Latest IDB returns suggestive of high 20s milk price – ICOS

Latest market returns to the Irish Dairy Board is set to mean a milk price in the high 20s according...

December 15, 2014

IDB market returns back 25% since January

IDB market returns back 25% since January

The Irish Dairy Board’s (IDB) Production Price Index (PPI) for November was down over 2.4% on the October return remains at its lowest...

December 11, 2014

IDB confirms a tough year ahead for the milk sector

IDB confirms a tough year ahead for the milk sector

Average producer milk prices will range between 24c/L and 26c/L in 2015, according to Irish Dairy Board (IDB) analyst Fergal...

December 1, 2014

Netwatch wins Irish Dairy Board contract

Netwatch wins Irish Dairy Board contract

Netwatch has secured a multi-site, multi-country contract from the Irish Dairy Board (IDB) to provide protection services at six of...

November 19, 2014

IDB milk returns slump over 6% in October to two-year low

IDB milk returns slump over 6% in October to two-year low

The Irish Dairy Board’s (IDB) Production Price Index (PPI) for October was down over 6.7% on the August return and...

November 12, 2014

New Kerrygold whole milk product launched in China

New Kerrygold whole milk product launched in China

The Irish Dairy Board (IDB) has announced a major product expansion into the Chinese market with the launch of Whole...

November 4, 2014

Dairy production forecasts need to be tempered

Dairy production forecasts need to be tempered

I hate to be a harbinger of gloom and doom, but has it not occurred to anyone within the dairy...

November 3, 2014

UK dairy farmers protest at Irish Dairy Board plant over ‘cheap’ Irish cheese imports

UK dairy farmers protest at Irish Dairy Board plant over ‘cheap’ Irish cheese imports

Farmers in the UK have protested outside Adam’s Food – an Irish Dairy Board-owned company – over what they say...

October 29, 2014

‘Milk prices to remain challenging’

‘Milk prices to remain challenging’

Irish Dairy Board (IDB) Chairman Aaron Forde has admitted that milk prices will be challenging over the next few months,...

October 18, 2014

IDB index at lowest level since November 2012

IDB index at lowest level since November 2012

The Irish Dairy Board’s (IDB) Production Price Index (PPI) for September was down over 4% on the August return and...

October 9, 2014

5 actions farmers can take to help deal with milk price volatility

5 actions farmers can take to help deal with milk price volatility

In its latest advisory update to dairy farmers Teagasc outline some key actions farmers can take to deal with milk...

October 6, 2014

Kerrygold butter to be produced at Dairygold site

Kerrygold butter to be produced at Dairygold site

All of Kerrygold butter will be produced and packed at the new state-of-the art complex on the Dairygold Mitchelstown’s site...

September 21, 2014