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Saturday 3 June 2023 Dublin: 14°C

# Dairy

This year
# factcheck
FactCheck: The ‘15-minute city’ concept does not involve detaining or punishing people
Conspiracy theorists falsely claim 15-minute cities prohibit eating meat or traveling.
Last year
# Arrabawn
Over 100 dairy jobs face uncertainty as Ballinasloe milk plant set to close
The east-Galway dairy milk plant employs 110 people.
All time
# Northern Ireland Protocol
Northern Irish products not being of EU origin could cause 'huge problems' for valuable Irish dairy sector
Lorcan McCabe, a Cavan dairy farmer, said this could “pose huge problems” for the dairy sector.
# Food Safety
Yoghurt recall over possible presence of metal pieces extended to Lidl products
Several Müller yoghurt products were recalled yesterday.
# Yoghurt
Müller yoghurts recalled over possible presence of metal pieces
Several products from the company have been recalled.
# milk price
Dairy industry in Northern Ireland could be 'wiped out' by no-deal Brexit
The tariff and administrative burden would create a crisis of epic proportions, said the Dairy Council Northern Ireland.
# Lakeland Dairies
'A huge blow': Concern as 68 workers face redundancy at Monaghan dairy site
The redundancies at Lakeland Dairies were announced today.
# food and drink
'We need to defend ourselves': Dairy's in-your-face play to woo Irish millennials
The National Dairy Council has taken a ‘provocative’ approach to the rise of plant-based products.
# moo idea
Social welfare recipients to earn extra cash filling dairy farm worker shortage
A new pilot programme will see recipients able to apply for four weeks of training as dairy operatives.
# the white stuff
Nine executives at dairy giant paid over €9 million
The payment was criticised by TD Martin Ferris.
# Holy Cow!
Nothing is denting the world's appetite for Irish dairy
The sector was the biggest contributor to record food and drink exports in 2015.
# Unreal
Stop the world - fake milk is on the way
For a good reason though. Muufrii (pronounced ‘Moofree’) will provide all the goodness of real milk without any of that pesky cow nonsense.
# with cheese please
9 signs that you are in a love affair with cheese
Emmental, Port Salut, Cashel Blue *faints*
# Dairy
Without milk quotas, what will happen to the price of a pint of milk?
It’s largely positive news for farmers.
# dairy goodness
The company behind Avonmore wants to take the Irish brand international
But most of Glanbia’s growth plans are in protein powders and sports supplements.
# recipes
Don't eat eggs, dairy or gluten? You CAN have amazing pancakes today
We’ve got you covered.
# moooooo
Got milk? Ireland's cows will be giving us a LOT more of the white stuff
Fifty-two high-skill jobs are expected to be created over the five years.
The Chinese are lapping up Irish dairy - and that means big money for exporters
And why shouldn’t they like it? It’s grand, sure.
# fairlife
Coca Cola is selling fancy milk now
It’s “premium” brand milk. Y’know the one.
# dear dairy
Irish dairy farmers are mad at Rosanna Davison for telling people to go vegan
They’re calling her a big old spoofer. A spoofer!
# pass the cheese
People who eat high-fat dairy foods less likely to develop type 2 diabetes
Researchers found there is no association between low-fat dairy products and the risk of T2D.
# dairy products
Economists are predicting that cheese mountains could become a reality
Not literally, of course. Russia sanctions means we could have an awful lot of leftover cheese, and meat too.
# cook like a frenchman
Guess how many of these were sold around the world last year?
It’s a lot of milking.
# udder disgrace
Coveney to dairy farmers: You're (still) producing too much milk
Ireland’s volume of milk supplies in January was above what is allowed under EU quotas.
# Bord Bia
Value of Irish food and drink exports nearly €10 billion in 2013
Exports for dairy products and ingredients brought in the most money, followed by beef exports.
# dublin's great in '88
Millennium milk bottles are coming back to Irish doorsteps
It’s been 25 years since their first appearance.
Column: Raising animals for food contributes to climate change
On World Vegetarian Day, Frank Armstrong asks why we refuse to see the relationship between farm animals and climate change.
# hanging out
This American supermarket has a 'hanging cheese' section
We want to go to there.
# cso stats
Slide in pharmaceutical sales drives a nine per cent drop in exports
There was a decline of €703 million in the year up to June – driven largely by the drop in pharma sales, as patents for major drugs expire.
# dem bones dem bones
No milk today: Drop in how much milk Irish people are drinking
But even with the decrease, Irish people are still drinking more than 9 litres of milk per month EACH.
# Jobswatch
Glanbia in €157 million investment for major new dairy facility
The company said the state-supported investment will create 1600 direct and indirect roles.
# Irish Dairy Board
The top selling butter in Germany is... Kerrygold
The Irish Dairy Board’s report today also revealed that profits were up by 10.8% in 2012.
# Cheese
Exemption of cheese under new advertising rules welcomed
Following recommendations by the Department of Health, new rules curtailing the advertising of unhealthy foods to children will not include cheese products.
# Glanbia
Glanbia retirees launch court action over alleged breach of contract
The group has launched a High Court action over an alleged breach of contract regarding pension payments.
# laughing cow
Lucky cow gets a full spinal massage
Massages, concerts and water beds are the latest innovations to hit the dairy industry. For the cows… not the farmers.
# No Pigskin
NFL star gets career boost after losing four stone on vegan diet
Deuce Lutui from Tonga has changed to ‘a mostly animal-free’ eating regime and loving life at the Seattle Seahawks.
# Dairy
Committee criticisms proposed changes to cheese ads aimed at children
Andrew Doyle TD noted the concern among farmers and the agri-food sector over the “targeting of cheese” in proposed by the BAI.
# Got milk?
That's not a protest, THIS is a protest.
Milkmen from India show us how it’s done.
# Dairy
Minister 'disappointed' over likelihood of super levy fine for milk farmers
The Minister for Agriculture says that Irish milk producers may incur a super levy fine for the first time in several years as March is expected to be at 0.69 per cent above quota.
# E-coli
Irish cheese tests positive for E.coli in South Africa
A sample of Irish cheese tested positive for the bug in South Africa – prompting calls for an embargo on Irish dairy imports.