It has been announced that the Irish Natura and Hill Farmers’ Association has reached an agreement to supply 400 light lambs per week to Kepak Athleague.
The INHFA confirmed this news at their recent AGM.
The organisation have emphasised that this is a partnership effort between the farmers, Kepak and Bord Bia.
Gerry Loftus of the INHFA says that for the last 10 years or more, there has been no light lamb quoted for by any factory.
The INHFA will be supplying 400 light lambs a week to Kepak, from a carcass weight of 10kg to 15kg, starting on August 1.