Dairygold Co-Operative Society elects board members

Dairygold Co-Operative Society has confirmed a number of new appointments and reappointed board members, following elections with co-op members.
Dairygold Co-Operative Society elects board members

The co-op’s vice-chairman, Tom Feeney, has been re-elected to the board.

From Araglin, Co Cork, he is a member of the Dairygold Mitchelstown regional committee and was first elected to the board in 2010.

Gerard O’Dwyer, a member of the Limerick regional committee, had been elected to the board to fill the position held by John McKeogh who is retiring having served his permitted consecutive term on the board.

Mr O’Dwyer is a dairy and beef farmer from Pallasgreen, Co Limerick.

He is married to Mary and they have three children.

Mr O’Dwyer was a monitor farmer in the original Dairygold/ Teagasc Monitor Farm Programme and he is a member of the Kilteely/Dromkeen discussion group.

He also completed the Plunkett Institute/Dairygold member up-skilling programme in 2015.

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