Creating more sustainable dairy in Ireland

Farmers want to look after land in a sustainable way

Consumers want more environmentally friendly dairy production


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of consumers want to see environmentally friendly claims1



Kerry works with farmers in Ireland to create more sustainable dairy farms

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Kerry Programmes with farmers Creating more sustainable dairy in Ireland

  • Animal health and welfare
  • Grassland management
  • Nutrient use / soil health
  • Water quality
  • New technologies
  • Alternative fuels
  • Sustainable packaging



Creating a world of sustainable nutrition


Kerry Irish dairy production has 59.4% lower CO2 footprint vs. global average dairy2 100% certification under Sustainable Dairy Assurance Scheme3 A more circular system – Grazing systems which recycle nutrients


Greater than 240 days grazing outdoors Greater than 95% grass
fed dairy




Sources:

  1. FMCG Guru’s global Health and Wellness report 2019
  2. Estimated based on extrapolation from FAO Global Dairy Platform and Kerry Supplier Data.
  3. Bord Bia Sustainable Dairy Assurance Scheme (SDAS)