Kevin Lane

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John Jordan (right) appointed as Ornua chief executive designate. Pictured with   Ornua chairman Aaron Forde.

Ornua insider John Jordan has been appointed as the dairy group’s new chief executive designate. Mr Jordan, who currently heads up Ornua foods in Eu(...)

Sales of Kerrygold hit record levels in Germany and the United States with double-digit volume growth. Photograph: Clare Keogh

Ornua, formerly the Irish Dairy Board, said it expects sales of its flagship Kerrygold brand to hit €1 billion next year, making it Ireland’s first bi(...)

There’s a need to be able to answer questions raised about the expansion of the dairy and beef sectors, and to be “persuasively sustainable”, according to Aidan O’Driscoll. Photograph: iStock

There is “real intent and seriousness” among farmers and those in the food industry to meet ambitious EU targets to reduce climate change emissions, a(...)

The removal of  subsidies alone will render thousands of  British farms  unviable, potentially altering significant swathes of the countryside. Photograph: David Moir/Reuters

Historically, one of the principal functions of the European Union was to protect the interests of farmers. Even now, more than a third of the bloc’(...)

Kerrygold saw record retail sales of €900 million in 2016. (Photograph: Clare Keogh)

Ireland’s dairy industry will be a “net loser” regardless of whether the UK achieves a hard or soft Brexit, Ornua’s chief executive Kevin Lane has war(...)

Photograph: iStock

Irish dairy product exporter Ornua is to buy UK-based cheese company FJ Need for an undisclosed sum as the company looks to the post-Brexit business e(...)

Minister for Agriculture Michael Creed and Kevin Lane, Ornua CEO, at the opening of Kerrygold Park in Mitchelstown, Co Cork

Ireland’s largest dairy exporter Ornua has acquired US dairy business CoreFX for an undisclosed sum believed to be in the region of €5 million. Illi(...)

Ken Maguire, general manager of Kerrygold Park, at the official opening of the facility in Mitchelstown Co Cork. Photograph: Clare Keogh

Irish food and dairy exporters will have to deal with the fallout from Brexit, particularly if sterling continues to weaken, according to the head of (...)

Kerrygold Park will have a capacity of up to 50,000 tonnes of butter per annum

Kerrygold is to create 65 jobs in Mitchelstown, Co Cork with the opening of a new €38 million production facility. Kerrygold Park will have a capac(...)

Chief executive Kevin Lane, chairman Aaron Forde and group finance director Donal Buggy at the announcement of Ornua’s results. Photograph: Patrick Bolger

News that Ornua’s nine top executives shared more than €9 million in pay, bonuses and pension contributions over the last two years “couldn’t have co(...)

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