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Look to Ireland for More Milk – Lakeland CEO tells Chinese Ambassador

Monday, 22 September 2014 14:26 Published in News & Updates

Ireland - The major dairy processing co-operative, Lakeland Dairies has been exporting value-added dairy products to China for the past four years and is continuing to look for new opportunities in the Chinese market, CEO Michael Hanley told the Chinese Ambassador to Ireland Jianguo Xu...Read more 

Winter challenges ahead for both the dairy and beef sectors

Monday, 22 September 2014 14:21 Published in News & Updates - While there are more positive signs long term, the dairy and beef sectors are potentially facing a difficult winter, according to Trevor Lockhart, chief executive of the Fane Valley Group. Speaking at the quarterly lunch of the NI Grain Trade Association, Trevor pointed out that 18 months of higher milk prices ...Read more 

School milk programs 'catalyst' for dairy market growth: Tetra Pak

Monday, 22 September 2014 08:10 Published in News & Updates - Speaking with, Ulla Holm, director general, Tetra pak Food for Development office, said a new "generation of milk drinkers" has emerged in many developing markets as a result of the school milk programs it supports. ..Read more 

Caution over dairy market despite milk price rise

Thursday, 18 September 2014 15:23 Published in News & Updates - Investors held back from forecasting a revival in the dairy market, even after prices at GlobalDairyTrade auction failed to fall for only the second time since February. Dairy commodities sold at GlobalDairyTrade for the same price, overall, as the previous event, two weeks ago...Read more 

India’s livestock population decreases by 3.33 percent: Census

Monday, 08 September 2014 13:24 Published in News & Updates

India - New Delhi: They might be the farmer’s friend, but the population of India’s domestic animals is declining, according to India’s nineteenth livestock census. According to the census, population of India’s livestock has declined by 3.33 per cent. ..Read more