first_imgIFFPG, The national farm plastics recycling scheme, is providing over 220 bring-centre  locations nationwide this year where farmers can recycle the full range of farm plastics. Farmers are advised to bring their silage plastics in loose as usual to the bring-centres. The rate this year for silage plastics is €12 per half tonne with the label code.This  represents the most cost efficient recycling service.In county Donegal, IFFPG will conduct 10 Bring-centres spread right across the county.Nearly 750 farmers recycled plastic at these bring-centres and almost 600 tonnes of farm plastic was collected last year. A full list of our Bring-centres every year is on our web-site www.farmplastics.ie or alternatively you can LoCall 1890 300 444.In addition to silage plastics, IFFPG in partnership with Farm Plastics Recycling is also  collecting other farm waste plastics.These plastics include:Small fertilizer and feed bags, bulk bag LinersBulk fertilizer and feed bags (Liners to be removed),Chemical containers (triple rinsed)Netting and twine.In order to avail of this service, farmers should segregate plastics into the various  categories mentioned into used bulk bags.The recycling fee per bag at the bring-centre is €15 per bulk fertiliser sized bag.In 2014 IFFPG collected and recycled over 25,000 tonnes of farm plastics. IFFPG is confident that 2015 will be another very successful year, in terms of service to farmers.IFFPG ANNOUNCE RECYCLING DETAILS FOR DONEGAL FARMERS was last modified: June 11th, 2015 by Mark ForkerShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)Tags:BusinessFeaturesnewsNoticeslast_img read more

Unilever launches probiotic ice cream brand Culture Republick

first_imgUnilever launches probiotic ice cream brand Culture RepublickPosted By: Martin Whiteon: October 16, 2018In: Dairy, Health, Industries, New products, SnacksPrintEmailUnilever has launched a new probiotic ice cream brand called Culture Republick, which the company claims is the first premium ice cream containing probiotics.Culture Republick’s product range initially includes seven flavours, such as: Milk & Honey, Turmeric Chai & Cinnamon, Cold Brew & Chocolate Chip, Pistachio & Caramel, Lemon & Graham, Chocolate & Cherry, and Matcha & Fudge.Each pint tub contains three billion live active cultures, between 400 and 500 calories, 16-18 grams of protein, 11-12 grams of fibre and no artificial sweeteners.According to Unilever, 10% of the brand’s profits will support the arts in local communities, and the brand will collaborate with emerging artists to design each pint tub, meaning that the brand “supports culture both inside and out.”Leslie Miller, marketing director of ice cream at Unilever said: “Culture Republick was created with a distinct purpose in mind.“We believe that humanity could use a bit more brightness. By combining our passions for culture and ice cream, we intend to do our part in making people feel more balanced, inspired and connected.”Culture Republick is now available from selected US retailers, with a suggested retail price of $3.99 to $4.99Share with your network: Tags: Culture Republickice creamprobioticsUnileverUSlast_img read more