Major boost for Glanbia as over 70% of farmers vote yes

OVER 70% of Glanbia Co-Op members have voted yes, agreeing the sale of 3.5% of the co-ops 54% holding in Glanbia PLC. Results have just come in from the Newpark Hotel, Kilkenny where the count was conducted by ICOS and 77% of eligible voters cast their preference.

OVER 70% of Glanbia Co-Op members have voted yes, agreeing the sale of 3.5% of the co-ops 54% holding in Glanbia PLC. Results have just come in from the Newpark Hotel, Kilkenny where the count was conducted by ICOS and 77% of eligible voters cast their preference.

A simple 50% majority was required to bring the co-ops holding to about 51pc.

More updates to follow.