53. Fane Valley
- Chief executive: Trevor Lockhart
- Pre-tax profit: £6.7m
- Employment: 2,312
- Pay bill: £52.5m
Fane Valley Group is one of Ireland’s most progressive agri-food businesses, with interests in red meat — through Linden Foods and Kettlye Irish Foods — feed compounding, agricultural supplies, breakfast cereals and renewable energy.
Its dairy business is now part of Lakeland Dairies. In January this year it opened a new head office and logistics centre at Glenavy Road, Moira.