Kilkenny farmers to benefit from Glanbia scheme
Kilkenny-based food giant Glanbia has announced details of its 2021 Trading Bonus Scheme and confirmed the continuation of its monthly profit distribution payment for milk supplying Members
The scheme will reward members of the Co-op for purchases made from Glanbia Ireland and its subsidiaries.
For milk supplier members of Glanbia Co-op, the Trading Bonus is potentially worth up to 0.40 cent per litre (cpl) on all milk delivered in 2021.
For grain growers, a Trading Bonus of up to €10 per tonne of grain supplied is available for the coming year.
Beef, sheep and pig farmer customers of Glanbia Ireland that are Glanbia Co-op members will also qualify for a Feed Bonus on their tonnes purchased this year.
The 2021 Feed Trading Bonus will be €10 per tonne on beef, dairy and sheep feed products purchased from Glanbia Ireland by non-milk suppliers, with €3 per tonne available to qualifying Co-op members on purchases of pig feed and straights.