Much-kneaded: New flour mill planned for Kilkenny village
Plans to build a new mill for in a county Kilkenny village have been lodged with the local authority.
Kells Wholemeal Ltd has applied to Kilkenny County Council looking for permission to build a new plant on the Danesfort Road in Bennettsbridge.
The company is seeking permission to construct a new 240 metre sq standalone single storey steel portal frame building.
The building will house the processing plant and equipment for the production of flour. It will also contain storage and other associated product, with surface water attenuation tanks, retaining walls, and two external 10.5m high grain storage silos.
A decision on the application is expected from the local authority by October 19.