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    Looking outside the box for Innovation in rural Ireland

    Looking Outside the Box - The Dairymaster Rural Innovation Award

    Innovation on the island of Ireland is set to receive a major boost with the announcement of the Dairymaster Rural Innovation Awards. The competition is ran in association with DARD, Irish Farmers Journal and Teagasc and seeks out rural innovations. In supporting farms, businesses and rural communities in Ireland we are making a positive influence on current and future generations of our society in terms of jobs, lifestyle and ensuring a vibrant & sustainable community.

    Innovation is key in Dairymaster and the strength of our belief in the importance of rural innovation is the main driver why Dairymaster are sponsoring these awards. “As a company we’ve always focused on innovation but we have also experienced the benefit of having that work recognised,” explained Dr Edmond Harty, CEO Dairymaster. “Having won the top three innovation awards around the globe in agriculture in the last year as well as previously winning the EY Entrepreneur of the Year, we have seen first-hand the boost to business, to recognition and to morale that they bring.”
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