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Sean O’Brien works with his sons John and Declan, pictured, at the family farm in Co. DownThis month, LacPatrick caught up with Sean, John, Declan, Ann and Claire O’Brien to learn how incorporating a zero-grazing system has improved outcomes at their farm in Poyntzpass in Newry, Co. Down. It was an excellent example of two…

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The international dairy co-operative, LacPatrick, has secured over £1m of sales of its dried whole milk and skimmed milk powder in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), following participation at Gulfood in February 2017. Welcoming the deals, Steve Harper, Invest Northern Ireland’s Executive Director of International Business said: “LacPatrick has used Invest NI support to make…

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In this issue, we have an update on LacPatrick’s new council members. There is useful information and advice following Teagasc Moorepark Open Day 2017. We have some great pictures from the Breffni Oriel Stock Judging Final. We have some helpful advice articles from Cellcheck Farmer Workshops. We also have updates on a new appointment at…

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In the last edition of the newsletter, it was outlined that the next stage in LacPatrick’s governance review would focus on the reform of its council and board structures. Following a recent election process, LacPatrick is now pleased to announce the names of the 60 members of its new council. The society has undertaken a…

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Winter Premium Update The LacPatrick milk pricing schedule has been designed to reflect the needs of our customers. As customers’ needs change, our milk pricing schedule must respond accordingly. An example of this is our winter premium payments. Due to the demand for fresh product over the winter period, we have been incentivising winter milk…

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