Dairy Farmer Family Business of the year


This award recognises a family business which can demonstrate a significant contribution made to the Irish dairy sector in the product it provides.

The criteria which the judging panel will consider include the following:

  • Innovation in production of dairy that demonstrates improved business performance
  • Demonstrates good production practice
  • Benefits generated by the business for the wider community
  • Investment in staff development
  • Demonstrates work safety practices of the highest standards
  • Exhibits commitment to sustainable practices
  • Demonstrates consistent delivery of products
  • Evidence of achievements

This category is open to micro, small, medium and large companies. Judging will be assessed in the context of the size and resources of the business.