Proud of our co-operative history and heritage

Aurivo is the largest multipurpose co-operative in the West of Ireland, with business in Consumer Foods, Dairy Ingredients, Retail Stores, Animal Feeds and Livestock Trading. Our business pillars of innovation, customer focus, operational excellence and investing in our people, are the platforms of our growth and customer experience.

Turnover €40 0million 10,000 members Over 1,000 farmers Employing 700 staff

Our Brands

  • Connacht Gold
  • Nutrias
  • Organic For Us
  • Homeland
  • Donegal Creameries

Dawn to Dusk
Experience Aurivo's interactive timeline

6am

At dawn break, our 1,000 quality assured local milk suppliers start morning milking.

Supplying 350 million litres of milk annually, ensuring that we can achieve our vision of supporting communities and our members with dairy goodness for local, national and international customers.

Cows in the field

7am

Pasteurisation and milk assembly at our ingredients plant.

Quality, safety and innovation driving our milk business forward producing innovative quality assured products.

Milk delivery at the plant

8am

Fresh from our dairy within hours of milking

Our Connacht Gold fresh milk is enjoyed across the West of Ireland. Trusted by families for generations with its unique rich taste and nutritious goodness.

10am

Ensuring that only the richest freshest milk is collected from our farmers

Our farm services team work daily to ensure that we meet our customers promise and give guidance and advice to our milk suppliers.

Support from our farm services team

11am

Watering the plants in one of our garden centres

Providing advice and help on every aspect of gardening from cottage gardens to urban hideaways.

At our garden centres, our horticulturist work on ensuring the broadest range of vegetables, plants, flowers and trees are kept in prime condition for your garden.

12pm

Around the ring, farmers trade, converse and bid for livestock as they have done for generations.

Our four mart locations of Balla, Ballymote, Ballinrobe and Mohill livestock centres of excellence and continue to be trusted by local farmers to global exporters for the best cattle breeds in Ireland

Farmers at the mart Farmers at the mart

1pm

Enjoyed by butter lovers everywhere

Connacht Gold Low Fat Butter is a favourite at lunch time on sandwiches, on baked potatoes or simply on warmed scones. With half the fat of creamery butter, it’s a family favourite

2pm

Quality every day in all our animal feed products

Our laboratory cross checks and monitors the quality of all our feed ingredients ensuring the best possible finished product with the added assurance of our nutritionally enriched feed formulations delivering optimum animal performance from all our Nutrias animal feeds.

Nutrias “The Science of Animal Nutrition” is our core belief in our animal feeds business supplying our dairy, beef, and sheep farmers.

Feed testing in our laboratory

3pm

Afternoon coffee break in the city

Fresh from the fields of An Grianan - Ireland's largest organic farm in Donegal, our organic milk is revered for its consistency and frothing ability. Ireland’s top barista, Colin Harmon advocates our Organic for Us whole milk to make his signature coffee at Dublin's renowned 3FE.

Colin Harmon

4pm

Customers in one of our retail stores

Retail stores of choice for our farming and non-farming customers

True to our heritage, with the broadest range of agricultural and non-agricultural hardware. Our aim is to delight our customers with highly trained staff, rich product knowledge and giving trusted advice for all our customer needs.

11pm

Dusk settles over the West of Ireland

Cows rest but our Dairy Ingredients continues to process our farmer’s milk to the highest international standards.

Our focus on value added products across milk powders and butters continues to drive our business for global customers.


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