Fodder available for LacPatrick suppliers

Patrick DonohoeGeneral News, Producer news

LacPatrick suppliers have answered the call to provide fellow farmers with fodder as stocks continue to deplete on some farms. Following a meeting of LacPatrick’s emergency fodder response team, a call was issued to all suppliers asking those with excess fodder to come forward so that they could be paired with farmers who are running short. As of Friday, some … Read More

LacPatrick running fodder services for suppliers

Patrick DonohoeGeneral News, Producer news

With the worsening fodder situation, LacPatrick Dairies has moved to help suppliers affected by the extended winter conditions.   Over the weekend, LacPatrick called a meeting of its emergency response team to put in place a robust plan to help suppliers in the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland.   The following actions have been put in place:   Silage … Read More

Fodder advice: five tips for dealing with shortages

Patrick DonohoeGeneral News, Producer news

With the extended winter showing no sign of letting up, the LacPatrick Farm Advisory team offers advice to farmers on how to deal with the current conditions 1.Look at what you have in the yard If you still have pit or silage bales left in the yard, you need to know how much you have so you can plan from … Read More

LacPatrick helps suppliers short of fodder

Patrick DonohoePress releases

LacPatrick Dairies has moved to help its farmers who are dealing with the ongoing fodder shortage. LacPatrick has secured a significant volume of quality maize silage for its suppliers in Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland The maize silage is 71% dry matter digestibility (DMD) with a crude protein of 9%. LacPatrick has negotiated the price to below the … Read More