CellCheck 2022 Milking for Quality Awards


If you have recently received a letter from us informing you that you have been selected for this year’s CellCheck Milking for Quality Awards – please return your form as soon as possible.

We would like to remind you to now return your consent form if you wish to be a participant in the awards as soon as possible please. The letter you will have received has full details of the awards, and why we need to seek your consent to share your data with DAFM and AHI.

If you consent to opt in, please sign and return the form. You can post it to us, or alternatively, you can take a photo of the completed form and send that to your Milk Supply Manager via text, email or whats app.

If you choose not to sign and return the form, we regret that we will not be able to release your details and you will not be considered for an award. Please let your MSM know if you are opting out.  

Well done on having such a low SCC in 2022, it has been our pleasure to inform you that you are being considered for an award. Congratulations to you and all involved on your farm. We look forward to hearing from you.  

Animal Health Ireland (AHI) and the Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine (DAFM) established the CellCheck Milking for Quality Awards Scheme to recognise and reward the 500 milk suppliers with the lowest national weighted average SCC.

The CellCheck Awards night is due to take place on November 9 at the Killashee Hotel, Naas, Co.Kildare.

Please contact Fionnuala Malone 086 8130726  or your local Milk Supply Manager with any queries.


First Published 22 May 2023


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