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Reflection and comment on the topics and issues that are important to Ireland’s dairy industry today.

One Dairy Voice – Our Manifesto for 2022
2022 is shaping up to be a year of real challenge played out in a public arena. This will be...
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Make Pancake Tuesday special with these five recipes
Make #PancakeTuesday extra special by adding the goodness of fresh dairy into the mix! Whether it's sweet or savoury, you'll...
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Dairy Matters – the National Dairy Council Podcast | Episode 7: Donning the Green Shirt
Deirdre Ryan joins the pod to talk about how she went from donning the green shirt for Ireland as an...
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Ho Ho Ho – What Do You Want For Christmas? Honestly? Vitamins, minerals and essential nutrients…
It’s Christmas again and whether or not we get our Christmas parties and extended family gatherings this year, we will...
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Dairy Matters – the National Dairy Council Podcast | Episode 6: Meet the McKennas
Authors Sally and John McKenna, the couple behind the wonderful McKennas' Guides, join the pod to talk about their lifelong...
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Dairy Matters – the National Dairy Council Podcast | Episode 5: The Science of Farming
In ‘The Science of Farming’, episode 5 of Dairy Matters, the NDC podcast, farmer and Phd student Nicole Keohane joins...
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Dairy Matters – the National Dairy Council Podcast | Episode 4: Family Farm
In the latest episode of Dairy Matters, a new podcast from the National Dairy Council, Co. Roscommon farmer Miriam Gunn...
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Sustainable Food Production, Not Sacrificed Food Production
By Zoë Kavanagh, CEO, National Dairy Council As a nation, Ireland has no choice when it comes to climate change...
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Dairy Matters – the National Dairy Council Podcast | Episode 3: Peak Performance
Dairy Matters is a new podcast from the National Dairy Council bringing you closer to Ireland’s dairy industry. In each...
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The NDC & Kerrygold Quality Milk Awards – Pride in Irish Dairy
by Zoë Kavanagh, CEO, NDC Two weeks on from the announcement of this year’s NDC & Kerrygold Quality Milk Awards...
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From The Ground Up – Re-connecting the Consumer and the Farmer
By Shane Fitzgerald, NDC Farmer Ambassador Concerns around climate change – solidified by the recent data from the IPCC (the...
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There’s One and a Half Million Cows In Ireland – But Do We Know Their Names?
It probably seems a silly question. Indeed, many people won’t have given a thought to whether cows actually have names...
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Ireland’s Dairy Sector – Sustainability and Commitment
By Zoë Kavanagh, CEO, NDC Backed by 4,000 years of dairy history, today there are around 18,000 dairy farmers in...
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Irish Dairy – Part of Ireland’s Sustainable Future
By Zoë Kavanagh, CEO, NDC Ireland is blessed with the perfect conditions for dairy production, with a temperate climate and...
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