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Carbon Trust certifies emission-reducing diet feeder

Carbon Trust certifies emission-reducing diet feeder

June 18, 2019

KEENAN has had its diet feeder certified as climate-friendly and proven to reduce methane emissions.

The world-renowned Carbon Trust has awarded certification to Keenan, for its diet feeder. This is the first time a diet feeder has been awarded such a certification.

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Why this Carlow-built Keenan machine is ‘green’ in more ways than one

June 18, 2019

KEENAN – a well-known company with a manufacturing site in Co. Carlow – has become the “first manufacturer of diet feeders to be accredited by the Carbon Trust”.

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KEENAN keeping InTouch from Dunboyne

February 21, 2019

Keenan continues to invest and develop its business for the Irish and international market. Since its acquisition by Alltech just over two years ago, Keenan has seen a range of major investments by the Lyons family into its diet feeder manufacturing business.

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Forage focus: Precision feeding of dairy cows at Lyons Research Farm

February 16, 2019

The autumn-calving dairy herd on UCD’s Lyons Research Farm is currently being fed a mix of maize and grass silage; beet pulp; and soya. Farm manager Eddie Jordan has been asked: ‘Is the operator of the Keenan feeder filling it with a spoon?’

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The finishing line - How the Kepak feedlot is finishing 3,500 cattle per annum

February 11, 2019

The figures for finishing beef at the Kepak farm in Co Meath are certainly impressive. Situated less than 15 minutes from the Kepak factory in Clonee, Co Meath, the farm was first purchased in the early 1980s by group founder Noel Keating.