Irish Dairy Board

High UK production sees exports of Irish dairy products fall

High UK production sees exports of Irish dairy products fall

Irish dairy exports to the UK has fallen significantly over the last six months. Dairy exports to the UK fell...

May 3, 2015

Ornua reports profits up 23% in 2014, positive outlook for 2015

Ornua reports profits up 23% in 2014, positive outlook for 2015

Ornua (formerly the Irish Dairy Board) has announced a review of its 2014 operational and financial performance, including and increase...

April 21, 2015

Irish Dairy Board reveals new corporate look

Irish Dairy Board reveals new corporate look

Ireland’s largest exporter of Irish dairy products, the Irish Dairy Board, today (Tuesday), on the eve of EU milk quota...

March 31, 2015

IFA calls on Bord Bia to ‘overhaul’ its beef marketing strategies

IFA calls on Bord Bia to ‘overhaul’ its beef marketing strategies

Both Bord Bia and the Irish Dairy Board will have to up the ante in respect of their agri food marketing...

January 2, 2015

Irish Dairy Board to change its name to Ornua

Irish Dairy Board to change its name to Ornua

The Irish Dairy Board has confirmed that its new name, as part of a re-branding process, will be Ornua. A...

December 15, 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

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

Milk, Fertiliser & Feed Price Index – Feed Prices Trends Positive, Milk Prices continue to slide

Milk, Fertiliser & Feed Price Index – Feed Prices Trends Positive, Milk Prices continue to slide

Together with our usual run down of International Milk Prices, this month we are also comparing Feed and Fertiliser price...

September 13, 2014

IFA hits out at Dairy Board’s poor milk price prediction

IFA hits out at Dairy Board’s poor milk price prediction

Reacting to a prediction of poor year-end farm-gate milk price of less that 30cpl by the Irish Dairy Board (IDB),...

September 11, 2014

Glanbia use stability fund to offset 2cpl August milk price cut

Glanbia use stability fund to offset 2cpl August milk price cut

Due to market conditions, Glanbia Ireland Ingredients Limited has reduced its August manufacturing milk price by 2cpl to 33.0 cpl incl...

September 10, 2014

Dairy Board index falls 3% in August

Dairy Board index falls 3% in August

The Irish Dairy Board’s (IDB) Production Price Index (PPI) for August was down over 3% on the July return and...

September 9, 2014