William Canning


Name: William Canning
Location: Dungiven
County: Londonderry
Total Cost: £ 16,752.00
Axis: AXIS 3 : ARC North West
Telephone: 028 7774 1837


To expand and diversify W & R Cannings concrete product range thus creating an additional income stream.


The promoter manufactures concrete drinking troughs specifically for the farming community for feeding dairy cattle.


The promoter sought to expand and diversify the product range of the business focusing on the farming sector. The promoter had requests from farmers asking him to manufacture double concrete drinking troughs.  These types of large drinking troughs are mainly requested by dairy farmers. The largest troughs, which are easily available on the market, are 45 gallon, whereas the dairy farmers are requesting 300-400 gallon capacity drinking troughs.

Funded under Axis 3, through ARC North West, the promoter purchased 4 Drinking trough moulds and 1 Water Channel mould


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