Articles tagged with: Co-operative Poultry Products

HOPES FOR JOBS AS NEW COMPANY TAKES OVER FORMER COOTEHILL POULTRY PLANT

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11 Jan 2013 Comments Off on HOPES FOR JOBS AS NEW COMPANY TAKES OVER FORMER COOTEHILL POULTRY PLANT
HOPES FOR JOBS AS NEW COMPANY TAKES OVER FORMER COOTEHILL POULTRY PLANT

BY MICHAEL MCDONNELL michael@northern-standard.ie THE ANNOUNCEMENT this week that the former Co-operative Poultry Products plant in Cootehill has been sold to Lyntop Ltd has been tentatively welcomed in the wider locality, where hopes have been expressed that some or all of the jobs at the former chicken factory can be saved. The new owner, who paid an undisclosed sum for the plant, will concentrate on producing food for the ‘halal’ market, and has stressed that this will allow the company to avoid competing in an already saturated Irish market and instead ...

NEW ORGANISATION TO REPRESENTING ALL POULTRY PRODUCERS TO BE FORMED

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23 Nov 2012 Comments Off on NEW ORGANISATION TO REPRESENTING ALL POULTRY PRODUCERS TO BE FORMED

PLANS to establish a single representative body to highlight and pursue the interests of people working in all aspects of the poultry sector took a first major step on Friday night last at a public meeting organised by Marion Harkin MEP for the North and West region WRITES MICHAEL McDONNELL. Up 100 people involved in the poultry industry, which has long been a major sector in the Monaghan and Cavan areas, including broiler chicken growers, egg layers, egg packagers, free-range producers and others in the sector attended the meeting ...