N.Ireland

Union defends policy of maintaining livestock numbers in NI

Union defends policy of maintaining livestock numbers in NI

Ulster Farmers’ Union (UFU) deputy president, William Irvine, believes that production agriculture and the environment are two sides of the...

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Food production needs to be seen as a ‘public good’ – UFU

Food production needs to be seen as a ‘public good’ – UFU

Production agriculture must be seen as an industry delivering a key public good, according to Ulster Farmers’ Union (UFU) president,...

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Investigation launched after cattle stolen from Armagh farm

Investigation launched after cattle stolen from Armagh farm

An investigation is underway following the suspected theft of cattle from a farm in Northern Ireland in recent days. The...

11:50am

Are you wasting a third of the chemical fertiliser you spread?

Are you wasting a third of the chemical fertiliser you spread?

Chemical fertiliser is a hot topic at the minute in the agricultural sector, with concern over pricing in 2022 and...

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Spring Farm Machinery shows return for 2022

Spring Farm Machinery shows return for 2022

January 27, 2022

NIFDA welcomes review of NI agri-food sector

NIFDA welcomes review of NI agri-food sector

January 27, 2022

Research project aims to improve poultry welfare without antibiotic reliance

Research project aims to improve poultry welfare without antibiotic reliance

January 26, 2022

NI pig industry issues is making the sector ‘unsustainable’ – Sugden

NI pig industry issues is making the sector ‘unsustainable’ – Sugden

January 26, 2022

Review of NI agri-food sector published

Review of NI agri-food sector published

January 26, 2022

North-south agreement to protect heritage of old farm buildings

North-south agreement to protect heritage of old farm buildings

January 25, 2022

Primary beef and lamb production levels can be maintained in NI – LMC

Primary beef and lamb production levels can be maintained in NI – LMC

January 25, 2022

Poots welcomes new members to CAFRE advisory group

Poots welcomes new members to CAFRE advisory group

January 25, 2022

Slurry season brings renewed risks to farmers – HSENI

Slurry season brings renewed risks to farmers – HSENI

January 25, 2022

NI Water receives Green Apple  award

NI Water receives Green Apple award

January 25, 2022

Lively trade at Taaffe Auctions’ first spring sales

Lively trade at Taaffe Auctions’ first spring sales

January 25, 2022

Sinn Féin won’t support NI climate legislation if damaging to agri sector

Sinn Féin won’t support NI climate legislation if damaging to agri sector

January 24, 2022

Machinery Focus: To plough or not plough?

Machinery Focus: To plough or not plough?

January 22, 2022

Decisions on rural schools should not be purely cost-driven – Sugden

Decisions on rural schools should not be purely cost-driven – Sugden

January 21, 2022