Balmoral Show

Machinery Focus: Belt rakes, tractors and UTVs at Balmoral Show

Machinery Focus: Belt rakes, tractors and UTVs at Balmoral Show

With shows now thankfully being held again, Balmoral has once more taken its place as the main event at which...

May 21, 2022

Marks & Spencer eager to develop closer relationships with farmers

Marks & Spencer eager to develop closer relationships with farmers

Marks & Spencer is keen to develop ever closer supply relationships with farmers across the island of Ireland. It was...

May 13, 2022

Grain trade association: Meal rationing not on the cards yet

Grain trade association: Meal rationing not on the cards yet

Northern Ireland Grain Trade Association (NIGTA) chief executive, Gill Gallagher, has confirmed that meal rationing for livestock production purposes is...

May 13, 2022

Farmgate prices mostly matching increased costs – Ulster Bank

Farmgate prices mostly matching increased costs – Ulster Bank

This week’s Balmoral Show has seen a wide range of updates provided regarding the current state of agriculture in Northern...

May 13, 2022

Sinn Féin to prioritise agriculture in NI

Sinn Féin to prioritise agriculture in NI

Sinn Féin has confirmed that farming in Northern Ireland will remain a key priority for the party during the period...

May 13, 2022

Balmoral seminar hears about stress in agriculture from vet perspective

Balmoral seminar hears about stress in agriculture from vet perspective

Vets are now on the frontline of agriculture’s response to the rocketing stress levels currently impacting on farm families across...

May 12, 2022

Opinion: What might farmers be chatting about at the Balmoral Show?

Opinion: What might farmers be chatting about at the Balmoral Show?

This year’s Balmoral Show (May 11-14) takes place against the backdrop of real change impacting every sector of agriculture in...

May 10, 2022

M&S to showcase local agriculture at Balmoral 2022

M&S to showcase local agriculture at Balmoral 2022

UK supermarket Marks and Spencer (M&S), platinum sponsor of the Royal Ulster Agricultural Society’s (RUAS’s) annual show, will show its...

April 27, 2022

Six Nations Sheep Shearing Championship returns to Balmoral

Six Nations Sheep Shearing Championship returns to Balmoral

The Six Nations Blade Sheep Shearing Championship will return to this year’s Balmoral Show, which take place from May 11-14,...

April 20, 2022

Food inflation levels to start climbing – Ulster Bank

Food inflation levels to start climbing – Ulster Bank

Ulster Bank chief economist, Richard Ramsey, believes that food inflation will become a major factor within Northern Ireland’s economy during...

April 11, 2022

Balmoral Show prepares to return to traditional dates

Balmoral Show prepares to return to traditional dates

Representatives from Ulster Bank and the Royal Ulster Agricultural Society (RUAS) have come together to kickstart the countdown to this...

February 3, 2022

Balmoral Show vaccine centre uptake revealed

Balmoral Show vaccine centre uptake revealed

Almost 150 people received their Covid-19 vaccine at an historic Balmoral Show this year. The show was held later than...

October 4, 2021

Pics: Check out Balmoral’s most appropriately dressed

Pics: Check out Balmoral’s most appropriately dressed

The Most Appropriately Dressed competition returned this year to the Balmoral Show and once again, it proved to be a...

October 2, 2021

2021 Balmoral Show attendance ‘around two-thirds’ of normal turn-out

2021 Balmoral Show attendance ‘around two-thirds’ of normal turn-out

Attendance at this year’s Balmoral Show was “around two-thirds” of the usual turn-out, according to organisers. The show has boasted...

September 28, 2021

Eustice rules out nationalisation of UK CO2 production

Eustice rules out nationalisation of UK CO2 production

Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) Secretary George Eustice has ruled out any prospect of the government nationalising...

September 27, 2021

New herd names come to the fore at Balmoral Show

New herd names come to the fore at Balmoral Show

The Beef and Dairy Championships, held at this year’s Balmoral Show, saw a number of new herd names and faces...

September 27, 2021

Balmoral Show: Several cattle leave show early after spate of respiratory infections

Balmoral Show: Several cattle leave show early after spate of respiratory infections

Several cattle have been taken home early from this year’s Balmoral Show after respiratory conditions, including pneumonia, were confirmed among...

September 25, 2021

Consumer side of UK-wide beef research project begins at Balmoral

Consumer side of UK-wide beef research project begins at Balmoral

Scientists from Scotland have begun a UK-wide beef research project testing which production methods make the best steak at this...

September 24, 2021