Monday 27th September 2021
Dairygold has this week finalised its 2021 harvest cereal prices.
Following on from a very successful harvest which saw strong yields and excellent quality, grain markets have strengthened based on global supply and demand. Dairygold, in line with its ethos, has demonstrated its support and commitment to its cereal growers by paying leading prices.
In addition, Dairygold continues to be firmly committed to maximising the use of native Irish cereals across its range of feedstuffs.
Dairygold’s Head of Agri Business Liam O’Flaherty said: “Overall the 2021 harvest went very well and was completed in excellent conditions which delivered strong yields and top quality grain. Quality Irish cereals are a key component of our feed rations and Dairygold will always aim to pay a competitive price for our Members’ grain.”
Speaking about the grain price, Dairygold’s Chairman John O’Gorman said: “As a 100 % farmer owned Co-Operative, tillage growers are a very important part of Dairygold’s business, and we remain committed to supporting and developing this sector of our business into the future.”
The final prices are as per the table below: