Drinagh Spring Dairy Seminar 2014 a Great Success

Drinagh‘s Spring Dairy Seminar, held in the West Cork Hotel, Skibbereen last Wednesday night was a great success with an impressive turnout to hear guest speakers Kevin Lane, CEO of the Irish Dairy Board and Michael Moloney of Bord Bia.

Topical issues were discussed including products and routes to market for milk in the post quota era and the Sustainable Dairy Assurance Scheme.

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December 2013 Newsletter

Milk Price

The milk price for the month of November is the same as last month- 39.80 cents per litre (180.93 cents per gallon) at 3.60% butterfat and 3.30% protein, including an increased bonus of 0.88 cents per litre for Winter Somatic Cell Count of less than 200,000 and including V.A.T. @ 4.8%.

Milk Supply

The milk supply for the month of November was 6,749,096 litres (1,484,599…

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