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    Dairymaster are Expanding their Dealer Network: Grand Opening of Waterford Dairy Services Shop & Service Depot

    Farmers from across county Waterford and beyond are invited to the launch of Waterford Dairy Services new service depot in Kilrush Business Park, Dungarvan. Waterford Dairy Services is a branch of East Cork Dairy Services and are exclusive supply and service partners for Dairymaster. Due to increased demand they have established a new service for dairy farmers in the region. The unveiling of the new facility will take place on Thursday July 30th from 2pm – 9pm and all are welcome.

    A wide range of interesting speakers from the agricultural sector will be present to give helpful advice and demonstrations on the day, beginning at 7.30pm. Veterinarian Conor Beirne of Dairymaster will discuss how the milking machine can contribute to increased productivity while Tom Ryan of Teagasc will brief farmers on all they need to know about grants that are currently available. Francis Walsh, a customer of Dairymaster and Waterford Dairy Services, will tell his farming story and other speakers will also share their experiences and advice on the night.

    Dungarvan Shop Opening 2

    Pat Ryan, Irish Business Development Manager at Dairymaster, commented: “It is an exciting prospect for Dairymaster to now have a dedicated, on the ground service for farmers in Waterford. We wish Tom Barry and all the staff the best of luck with the new expansion. They are a great team, dedicated to our ethos of making dairy farming more profitable, enjoyable and sustainable.”

    The ‘Udder Race’ that was so popular at the National Ploughing Championships last year will also be present where participants will be able to participate in friendly competition to see how fast they can attach clusters!

    This venture of the new shop and service depot has been made to service the growing Dairymaster customer base in the Waterford area. There has been a big investment in fitting out the new shop and service depot in Dungarvan which will allow dairy farmers from the area to avail of a full range of dairy consumables, such as liners, filter socks, rubber wear, detergent, oil and much more, while also offering advice on existing parlour extensions and upgrades. It will be a one-stop shop, run on a day-to-day basis catering for all your parlour needs. The new premises will allow the extra space they need to build on the success of their East Cork client base.

    Dungarvan Shop Opening

    “We are very excited about this new venture, there is a lot of change in the dairy industry since the abolition of the quota and the time felt right. The aim is to be able to better serve the people of Waterford and the shop having items at hand should be an added bonus for farmers,” said owner Tom Barry.

    East Cork Dairy Services has been in operation for over 40 years. Operating from their head office in Ladysbridge, Co. Cork the company was established in the early seventies and is now one of the leading milking equipment suppliers to East Cork and Waterford. Today, they are employing in excess of 14 employees including 4 IMQCS qualified technicians.

    Dairymaster is a world leader in hi-tech dairy equipment manufacturing. Dairymaster concentrate on five key areas where technology is a big focus throughout: Milking Equipment, Automated Feeding Systems, Milk Cooling Tanks, Manure Scrapers and Cow Health and Fertility Monitors.