KEENAN Through The Years

  • 1978 Richard Keenan, age 60, establishes Richard Keenan & Co. Ltd.
  • 1979 KEENAN launch several innovative farm machines.
  • 1980 HRH Prince Philip presents RASE award to Gerard and Richard KEENAN.
  • 1983 The first KEENAN mixer wagon.
  • 1986 KEENAN focus on producing highly reliable mixer wagons with unique, gentle mixing action.
  • 1994 KEENAN prove that mixer wagon and nutritional expertise needed to max farm profit.
  • 1997 KEENAN introduce the world's first six paddle mixer wagon.
  • 1998 TQM introduced led by Jim Greene MD and Ollie O'Neill Manufacturing Director.
  • 2001 KEENAN Klassik launched, a revolutionary machine, with an array of patented features.
  • 2003 KEENAN assemble an Advisory Board of leading international animal nutrition experts.
  • 2007 KEENAN open 'Centre of Engineering Excellence' to further advance mixer wagons.
  • 2009 KEENAN discover a physical mix that increases yields, quality and animal health.
  • 2010 Mixer wagons with computer controls and web connectivity further revolutionise feeding.
  • 2011 KEENAN launch first global Feed Efficiency & food Sustainability Summit.


Our vision is to become leaders in ethical and profitable farming solutions. At the heart of this vision is to drive on-farm productivity and results through maximising feed efficiency. Our responsibility goes beyond the farm gate. We are aware of our role in the food value chain and committed to creating powerful partnerships and benefits throughout the wider food industry. These include delivering greater consistency for processors to producing better quality products for consumers.

We are constantly looking to bring new solutions to our customers and new thinking to our working practices. We actively encourage creativity, innovation and new ideas, both in terms of New Product Development.

We are 100% focused on being a world class company in every aspect and developing leadership positions in all our markets. We encourage leadership skills at every level and benchmark only against the best in the world.

Robert Walker

Robert Walker, CEO


Balanced, Efficient Farming to Minimise Environmental Impact

As our global village grows, and as climate change introduces new and difficult challenges for agricultural production, adopting integrated technologies which address inefficiencies in production without compromising our environment become an imperative. KEENAN is the first of its kind to offer such a solution to the livestock industry - a solution that is real and verifiable.


KEENAN works with many partners across the world. These include large international feed companies, processors, consultants and nutritionists. By working with partners who have specialist skills and common goals, we can bring win-win solutions to farmers.

KEENAN are always looking to grow our partner network. If you are interested in becoming a KEENAN partner, contact us now.

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