Speaking today on FAO’s 15th World Milk Day, IFA National Liquid Milk Chairman John Finn said it was important to remember that while Ireland is on an expansion trajectory for its dairy output, fresh liquid milk produced by specialist producers year-round at a substantially higher cost must not be taken for granted.
01 04 2016
IFA CALLS ON NMA AND NDC TO REGULATE MORE STRICTLY RETAILERS’ SOURCING OF ‘IRISH’ PRIVATE LABEL MILKFMP, Liquid Milk
The IFA National Liquid Milk Committee, meeting this week fired a shot across the bow of Ireland’s liquid milk purchasing dairies and retailers in the wake of the shift in sourcing of the Tesco private label milk contract between Glanbia and some of the other dairies.
06 10 2015
IFA ADDRESSES JOINT OIREACHTAS COMMITTEE ON AGRICULTURE ON THE OPPORTUNITIES AND CHALLENGES FOR DAIRY FARMERSDairy, FMP, Liquid Milk
IFA President Eddie Downey today (Tuesday) led a delegation, including the IFA National Dairy Chairman Sean O’Leary and Liquid Milk Chairman Teddy Cashman, to discuss with the Joint Oireachtas Committee on Agriculture on the opportunities and challenges for dairy farmers now that quotas are at an end.