Our founder Margaret Kelleher operates this hen house on the home farm. Margaret’s son, Mortimer and his wife Norma have 2 daughters and one son. The couple also run a dairy and beef farm. It is on this farm that Margaret and the now deceased Dan Joe started the egg production in 1966. Each day Margaret and her neighbour Ann O’Connell gather the eggs early in the morning. Between the poultry and agricultural farm, they employ 4 local people. The hen house is an integral part of the dairy farm, and greatly contributes to well being of the farm. The hen house is approved by Bord Bia and the Department of Agriculture.
Richard McGuinness & Family
Farmer Code: 3IEO08
Richard McGuinness is the 3rd generation to enter the family poultry business, started by his Granny, Mary, in 1969, and continued to grow with his father Gerry. The McGuinness Family are part of the Riverview Family of Egg Producers, since 1990. Richard has HNC in Poultry Production and a degree in Agriculture from the University of Glasgow, thus ensuring, and guaranteeing the highest attention to animal welfare, for the production of Bord Bia Quality Assured Eggs – well into the future! Richardis involved in the McGuinness family farm since 2013 and gives us great continuity into the future, and ensures our food security, which is becoming increasingly important to us all.
Phil and Anna Collins
Farmer Code: 3IER128
Phil Collins and his wife Anna are the owners of this farm. With the help of two neighbours they operate this new state of the art hen house. This hen house is a very important part of the Collins family farm. The family are involved in this house 7 days a week, to guarantee the freshest eggs. The hen house is approved by Bord Bia and the Department of Agriculture.
Trevor Power & Family
Farmer Code: 1IEW03
Trevor Power & Family, from, Ballinagulkee, Ballinamult, Co Waterford, has two hen houses on his farm, and is part of the Riverview Eggs Family of “Amazing” egg producers. Trevor got into egg production to supplement his farm income. Trevor operates with steely determination, to ensure the best possible environment for his hens. “When the hen is happy, she will produce a better egg”. This gives you, the consumer, every confidence, in the eggs you purchase. Trevor with the help of a neighbour gathers his eggs early in the morning, 7 days a week. Trevor also operates his own agricultural farm. The hen houses are approved under the Bord Bia Egg Quality Assurance Scheme – SEAS. Trevor plays a pivotal role in ensuring our Food Security, in these challenging and changing times.
Tom Kiely & Family
Farmer Code: 1IEW01
Tom & Bridget Kiely of Lyrattin, Ballinamult, Co. Waterford are one of the Riverview Family, of Egg Producers. Their drive, and hard work, 7 days a week, ensures the welfare & husbandry of the hen, is their primary goal. They have three hen houses spread across their farm.
Now their daughter Mary – seen here with her daughter Lizzie, and husband Daryl – has taken over the reigns. Mary, along with some local staff, continues in the strong spirit of producing top quality Free Range, Bord Bia Quality Assured, eggs, for you, our customers.
Garret Bannon & Family
Farmer Code: 1IEB43
A FAMILY Affair! Garret Bannon, along with his wife, Una, and their three children – Leah, Oran and Ruairi, are part of the Riverview Family of Egg Producers. Garret is a leading Free-range egg producer, who works hard 52 weeks of the year to ensure the BEST Quality, Bord Bia Approved eggs, for all our customers. He has two hen houses on his farm, which keep him and his family busy, to ensure the health and wellbeing of all his hens, all year round.
Declan and Ann O'Flynn and Family
Farmer Code: 1IED09
Declan and Ann O’Flynn, and Family, of Strawhall Farm, Fermoy, Co.Cork, are one of the Riverview Family of producers. They are producers of Free Range, Bord Bia Quality Assured eggs, for our customers. They have 4 hen houses spread over their land. This is no easy job, as it is 7 days a week, every week of the year. The O’Flynn family are very dedicated farmers, with both agriculture and poultry, where sustainability, and animal welfare, are part of their everyday lives, in everything they do. They provide very important local employment on their farm. The Kelleher Family, of Riverview Eggs Ltd., are delighted to have The O’Flynn family, as one of our leading producers.
Farmer Code: 3IED50
Fintan Foley, of Watergrasshill, Co. Cork, has recently joined the Riverview Family of producers. A former Merchant Navy Marine Engineer, he is now a dedicated egg producer for Riverview Eggs. Like all our producers, he has invested heavily is a state of the art hen egg production farm, where he produces Bord Bia Quality Assured eggs. The Bord Bia Quality Assurance Scheme – SEAS – is a guarantee of the highest animal husbandry and welfare, along with sustainability in producing eggs, for the Irish Consumer. Food Security is very important in these very challenging and changing times. He employs 2 local people on his farm in Watergrasshill.
Robert and Ann Potts & Family
Farmer Code: 1IER169 & 3IER136
Robert and Ann Potts are 2nd generation egg producers and are part of the Riverview Family of egg producers. Roberts’ Mother, Elizabeth, started the enterprise, on the family farm, in 1968. Today, Robert, Ann, and their four children, own and run two hen houses on the family farm, where they also farm beef. Through sheer determination, hard work, and a Love for what they do, they produce Bord Bia Quality Assured Eggs, to the highest standards of welfare and husbandry. This, they do, 7 days a week, 52 weeks of the year.