A number of business firms and organisations give valuable financial support to Macra's activities. Many firms also give of their expertise to help with Macra training courses, projects and competitions. This help, whether professional or financial, is invaluable. The Associate Membership Scheme was founded in 1968 and continues to grow.

For more information on becoming an Associate Member, please contact Deirdre
Noyes on 01 4268908 or or read our flyer here.


AIB Group plc

Arrabawn Co-op

ABP Foodgroup 

Bank of Ireland

Bank of Ireland Finance Ltd.

Bord Bia

Carbery Milk Products

Carbery Plastics

Centenary Thurles Co-op

Cork Co-operative Marts Limited


Dairygold Co-Operative Society Ltd


Dawn Meats Group

Diageo Ireland

Donohoe Agri Ltd

Enterprise Ireland 

FBD Insurance plc

FRS Homecare

FRS Recruitment Services

FRS Network

Glanbia Plc

Golden Vale Co-Op Marts Ltd.

Grassland Agro

Griffin Engineering


Irish Cement Ltd.

Irish Co-operative Organisation Society Ltd

Irish Dairy Board

Irish Farmers Monthly

Irish Farmers' Association

Irish Farmers' Journal



Roches Feeds

Kerry Group plc

Kilkenny Mart

Lakeland Dairies Co-Operative Society Ltd.

Lee Strand Co-operative Creamery Ltd

Lisavaird Co-op creamery

Massey Ferguson Agco Ltd

Mayo-Sligo Co-operative Livestock Ltd.

Mid Tipperary Co-Op Livestock Ltd.

Milford Co-Operative Livestock Mart Ltd.

Mullinahone Co-op Dairy Sociey Ltd

National Dairy Council

New Zealand Dairy Careers

P F Quirke & Co Ltd M.I.A.V.I.

Roscommon Co-Op Livestock Mart

Slaney Foods International Ltd

Smyths Daleside Feeds    

T/A Brennans Hotel

Tama Uat Ltd

Tesco Ireland                   

Tipperary Co-operative Creamery Ltd

Town of Monaghan Co-operative Ltd

Tuam Co-Operative Livestock Mart

Wexford Creamery Ltd.