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NDC launches new media campaign – ‘From the Ground Up’

NDC launches new media campaign – ‘From the Ground Up’

The National Dairy Council (NDC) has launched a new media campaign entitled ‘From the Ground Up’, which aims to encourage...

September 2, 2021

EMF research: 60% of Irish consumers want a more sustainable diet

EMF research: 60% of Irish consumers want a more sustainable diet

Over half of Irish consumers would like to follow a more sustainable diet (61.5%) and would be more likely to...

June 22, 2021

NDC: ‘Worrying shortfall’ of nutrients among teenagers

NDC: ‘Worrying shortfall’ of nutrients among teenagers

There is a “worrying shortfall” of nutrient consumption among teenagers in Ireland, the National Dairy Council (NDC) has warned. The...

June 15, 2021

World Milk Day: Top 10 dairy nutritional facts from the NDC

World Milk Day: Top 10 dairy nutritional facts from the NDC

Today (Tuesday, June 1) is World Milk Day – global day of celebration to recognize the importance of milk as...

June 1, 2021

GAA stars raise a glass as World Milk Day hits 21

GAA stars raise a glass as World Milk Day hits 21

Tomorrow (Tuesday, June 1) marks World Milk Day – with this year marking 21 years of the global day of...

May 31, 2021

‘Growing disconnect between farmers and consumers of dairy’ – IFA

‘Growing disconnect between farmers and consumers of dairy’ – IFA

The Irish Farmers’ Association (IFA) Dairy Committee met with the chief executive officer of the National Dairy Council (NDC), Zoe...

May 25, 2021

Dairy consumption for under-35s increased 48% in pandemic

Dairy consumption for under-35s increased 48% in pandemic

Consumption of dairy products for those aged under 35 increased by 48% during the Covid-19 pandemic. This was particularly true...

May 18, 2021

NDC board appoints new vice-chairperson

NDC board appoints new vice-chairperson

The board of the National Dairy Council (NDC) has appointed Co. Kildare dairy farmer Larry Hannon as its new vice-chairperson....

April 28, 2021

NDC: Social media a ‘vital channel’ for backing dairy

NDC: Social media a ‘vital channel’ for backing dairy

Social media is “definitely a place that accelerates the spread of bad news” – but is also a vital channel...

April 13, 2021

‘No one is talking to the consumer’: NDC outlines Irish dairy dilemma

‘No one is talking to the consumer’: NDC outlines Irish dairy dilemma

While the Irish dairy sector is good at communicating what it is doing at an environmental level, it is currently...

April 12, 2021

GAA stars announced as ambassadors for NDC milk campaign

GAA stars announced as ambassadors for NDC milk campaign

Three high-profile GAA players have joined up with a National Dairy Council (NDC) campaign to promote consumption of milk. The...

March 25, 2021

How is Irish dairy production viewed by consumers?

How is Irish dairy production viewed by consumers?

The coronavirus pandemic has reinforced the importance of dairy in Irish diets, according to the National Dairy Council (NDC). But...

October 29, 2020

NDC appeals Revenue decision on €815,000 VAT repayment

NDC appeals Revenue decision on €815,000 VAT repayment

The National Dairy Council (NDC) is appealing a decision from Revenue Commissioners not to repay over €815,000 in VAT repayment...

July 3, 2020

Daily servings of milk for under 5s in new initiative

Daily servings of milk for under 5s in new initiative

A pilot initiative has been launched that will see children under the age of five given a daily serving of...

March 2, 2020

NDC offering schools ‘chance to train with Ireland’s top athletes’

NDC offering schools ‘chance to train with Ireland’s top athletes’

The National Dairy Council (NDC) is offering three schools or sports clubs the chance to train with “some of Ireland’s...

January 12, 2020

Billboard campaign unveiled by NDC to promote Irish dairy

Billboard campaign unveiled by NDC to promote Irish dairy

A new billboard advertising campaign “celebrating Irish dairy farmers and their grass-fed Irish cows working together to sustainably produce top...

November 4, 2019

Winners of NDC Kerrygold Quality Milk Awards 2019 announced

Winners of NDC Kerrygold Quality Milk Awards 2019 announced

The winners of the 2019 National Dairy Council (NDC) and Kerrygold Quality Milk Awards have been revealed as Kieran Hearne...

October 2, 2019

‘Milk sommelier’, ‘Grá Island’ and more from NDC at ‘Ploughing 2019’

‘Milk sommelier’, ‘Grá Island’ and more from NDC at ‘Ploughing 2019’

The National Dairy Council (NDC) has unveiled a jam-packed programme of events ahead of this year’s National Ploughing Championships, including...

September 2, 2019