On a wet and windy Saturday morning in July, the CFE team of cyclists once again participated in the Ring of Kerry charity cycle ride. The Ring of Kerry has become one of the most successful cycles on the European cycling calendar, this year attracting 11,000 cyclists.
Irish Grain & Feed Association Dinner
CFE attended the Irish Grain & Feed (IGFA) Association Dinner in January. The IGFA represents the majority of compound feed manufacturers in Ireland. Collectively they produce approximately 4.3 millon tonnes of animal feed. IGFA is a member of The European Feed Manufacturers’ Federation (FEFAC). FEFAC membership today consists of national associations from EU Member States as full members and of an increasing number of observer members from non-EU countries. FEFAC is the only independent spokesman of the European Compound Feed Industry at the level of the European Institutions. FEFAC holds observer status in CODEX Alimentarius.
The dinner was attend by members of the CFE team and guests from Dan O’Connor Feeds, A.N. Irwins, Moy Park, United Feeds, Aurivo, Fane Valley Feeds, John Thompson, Drinagh Co-op, Carrs Billington & Duffield Animal Feeds. The industry was well represented at this years dinner which was an enjoyable dinner and fantastic networking event.
Photographed: (l to r) Euros Davies, (CFE), Maurice Daniels (CPM), Peter Coad (CPM), Chris Walker (Duffields Animal Feeds), Con Lynch (CFE), Nigel Hillyer (Carrs Billington), Hans van Dijk (CPM), Caroline Martin (CFE) and Patsy Murphy (CFE).