The £30m (€42m) Dairy Technology Centre in Artigarvan is now running for the new season. All of the heavy lifting at the Artigarvan site has now been completed in terms of investment and commissioning. There are some minor ancillary works being carried on the effluent system in anticipation of the peak milk season. These works are expected to be finished … Read More
Photo: Sam Clyde, Rev , Mrs M Russell, Florence Noble, Rev Dr Noble and Eamonn O’Malley, General Manager Lacpatrick. During November the Rev. Dr. Noble McNeely and his wife Florence visited the Artigarvan site and received a tour of the new LacPatrick Lactex Dairy Technology Centre. They both spent the entire week in the northwest taking part in 24 engagements.
[Lto R] Enda Gallen, International Sales Manager; Gabriel D’Arcy, CEO; Alan McCay, farmer supplier and newly appointed Board member; and Eamonn O’Malley, General Manager, Artigarvan. The LP Dairy Technology Centre was officially opened on Tuesday, 12th of September and Wednesday, the 13th of September. LacPatrick Board members, employees, customers, and almost 900 farmer suppliers and their families joined the LacPatrick … Read More
LacPatrick welcomed visitors from Japan to the Artigarvan site in early March. They toured the new site and also visited local suppliers Hall and Derrick Donnell’s farm. Thank you to the Donnell’s for their hospitality. They are pictured during their visit to the site with the LacPatrick staff who hosted them for the day, and at the Donnell’s farm.
Artigarvan’s New Dryer Process is edging closer to completion. The plant is currently being commissioned by a team of GEA engineers who are progressing well. Project planning is a key factor as contractors all work towards finishing on time. The success of the project is priority for all involved, with all parties working closely together to hit deadlines and minimise … Read More
The Artigarvan development has entered its final phase before completion on the 2nd of April. Progress is rapid at this period as the project hits the transition period of going from a construction site to a food production facility. Commissioning of the new plant is underway and progressing rapidly in order to introduce milk to the plant next month. The … Read More
For many reasons, farmers will be pleased to see the end of 2016 and forget the impact of poor prices which resulted in serious financial pressure on farms. The difficulties facing farmers have been aggravated by poor weather in many parts of the country which has led to additional costs incurred by housing cows at times throughout the grazing season. … Read More
In this issue, we’re delighted to announce details of our Fixed Milk Price Scheme. We have the usual advice articles, with useful pieces on Thermoduric bacteria and Johne’s Disease prevention. There are also some great pictures of the Artigarvan project, which is nearing completion. Click to download the October Newsletter Save
In this issue, we have a report on the company’s recent successful trade visit to Iran. We also have a feature on the recent Balmoral Show, where LacPatrick had a significant presence. There are some important dates for the diary regarding upcoming shows, as well as the usual advice articles which we hope you find useful. Click to download the … Read More
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