Kilmacow Fuel & Agri Ltd. unveils new look store

Kilmacow Fuel & Agri Ltd. will unveil its new look store at a special celebratory event this weekend. Located on the Dublin Road at Skeard, Kilmacow, the impressive new store retains its charm and high standards of customer service but has added a number of exciting new products and innovative services. The store first opened in 2010 after John Walsh, former Manager of the Glanbia depot in Loughcullen, identified an opportunity to better serve farmers in his local community after the closure of several local agri businesses/co-ops.
A local man, with farming in his blood, John is keenly aware of the issues facing farmers and has been involved in the agri business since attending Gurteen Agricultural College in Co. Tipperary.

The team at Kilmacow Fuel & Agri Ltd. look forward to welcoming you to the new look store. Pictured L-R are: Damien Aylward, David Maddock, John Walsh, Anne Marie Walsh, Deirdre Foskin, Ruth McGarry and James Upton.  Photos: Joe Cashin

The team at Kilmacow Fuel & Agri Ltd. look forward to welcoming you to the new look store. Pictured L-R are: Damien Aylward, David Maddock, John Walsh, Anne Marie Walsh, Deirdre Foskin, Ruth McGarry and James Upton. Photos: Joe Cashin


All at Kilmacow Fuel & Agri Ltd. (which is part of the Homevalue Hardware group) pride themselves on their intimate knowledge of the local area; their customers; the products which are offered; and the challenges facing the farming community. When the store first opened in 2010, the product range consisted mainly of agri related items.
However, Kilmacow Fuel & Agri Ltd. has substantially expanded and diversified its offering.
The store provides a full range of animal feeds for cows, beef, sheep and poultry supplied with a bulk feed delivery service; a full range of equine products including feed from TopSpec, Bluegrass, Red Mills and Pegus; veterinary supplies; a full range of chemicals; dairy detergents and milk socks; fencing supplies including gates; hardware; fuel products; clothing and footwear; gardening/landscape supplies, including compost, seeds and seed potatoes; garden equipment; paint supplies; pet and bird food and accessories; and an extensive range of DIY products and items required for household jobs.

The new range of services which are now offered includes a comprehensive fertiliser service as well as reseeding services.Additionally, Kilmacow Fuel & Agri Ltd. is now an agent for Progressive Genetics for the Dunamaggin/Kells area. The impressive ‘Spuds & Stuff’ farm shop, located within the store, is a wonderful showcase of homemade products.
This dedicated area is home to a mouth-watering selection of tarts, brown breads, jams, chutneys etc. as well as potatoes, eggs and vegetables. The tempting array of items will offer something to suit all tastes and can be accompanied by a beverage from the Douwe Egberts tea and coffee dock. ‘Spuds & Stuff’ prides itself on promoting Irish products, especially those from the surrounding areas, and also stocks a selection of high quality homeware items.
Even though Kilmacow Fuel & Agri Ltd. has expanded and diversified, the store still retains its trademark ‘personal touch’.

Customers can be assured of a warm welcome and the same great service from John, his wife Anne Marie, David, Ruth, Damien, Deirdre and Jimmy. With customers coming from throughout South Kilkenny, Waterford and beyond, Kilmacow Fuel & Agri Ltd. is not just a store but a community hub where customers can browse, purchase and chat in a relaxed atmosphere. The official opening of the new look store takes place this Saturday April 27th at 12pm with KCLR broadcasting live from 12pm – 2pm.Expert advisers will be on hand throughout the day to meet customers.There will be live music, tea, coffee and refreshments as well as fantastic giveaways, spot prizes and special offers. All at Kilmacow Fuel & Agri Ltd. are looking forward to welcoming their existing loyal customers as well as many new faces.

For more information on Kilmacow Fuel & Agri Ltd. call 051-881894, 086-3234966, visit www.kilmcowagri.ie, email info@kilmacowagri.ie or call into the new look store located on the Dublin Road at Skeard, Kilmacow.

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