Fertiliser Prices

NFU calls for more transparency with fertiliser prices

NFU calls for more transparency with fertiliser prices

National Farmers Union (NFU) deputy president Tom Bradshaw has urged the government and industry to help farm businesses plan for...

June 8, 2022

Regulatory changes to use of urea fertiliser to be delayed

Regulatory changes to use of urea fertiliser to be delayed

Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, George Eustice, has announced that changes to the use of urea fertiliser...

March 30, 2022

Fertiliser: International prices reach highest ever levels

Fertiliser: International prices reach highest ever levels

International prices for fertiliser have reached their highest levels ever, according to a key business and market intelligence company. CRU...

March 24, 2022

Price of potatoes looks set to rise by 30%

Price of potatoes looks set to rise by 30%

An unprecedented rise in all input costs looks set to impact the price of potatoes in the shops throughout Ireland,...

February 14, 2022

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...

January 28, 2022

AgriSearch commissions report on the impact of fertiliser prices

AgriSearch commissions report on the impact of fertiliser prices

AgriSearch has commissioned a report to assess the impact of price increases on the economics of fertiliser application for grass...

December 21, 2021

Fertiliser – as it turns out, Ireland is awash with the stuff

Fertiliser – as it turns out, Ireland is awash with the stuff

It’s hard to get away from the fertiliser debate taking place across the island of Ireland at the present time....

November 16, 2021

Fertiliser Price Update: Best quotes for CAN at €210/t

Fertiliser Price Update: Best quotes for CAN at €210/t

Fertiliser sales have slowed considerably over recent weeks, according to the IFA’s latest fertiliser price update. It says good grass...

July 11, 2016

Fertiliser prices vary by €35/tonne around the country

Fertiliser prices vary by €35/tonne around the country

Fertiliser prices are varying around the country by as much as €60/t as fertiliser sales are beginning to gather speed....

June 10, 2016

Fertiliser Price Update: Turf war develops in Munster and South Leinster

Fertiliser Price Update: Turf war develops in Munster and South Leinster

Fertiliser sales have been a little easier in recent weeks, according to the IFA’s latest update on fertiliser prices. It...

April 13, 2016

Urea prices look set to be €50/t lower – year-on-year – in early 2016

Urea prices look set to be €50/t lower – year-on-year – in early 2016

Urea prices have fallen by €50/t over the past 12 months, according to UK-based fertiliser nitrogen analyst Christine Gregory. “Last January...

December 21, 2015

Don’t hold out much hope for lower fertiliser prices next year

Don’t hold out much hope for lower fertiliser prices next year

Despite the recent and forecast future reductions in energy prices, a weaker euro means that fertiliser prices in 2016 are...

December 11, 2015

Grass advice: Decisions with the final round of fertiliser

Grass advice: Decisions with the final round of fertiliser

Deciding which fertiliser to use at this time of the year will depend on soil fertility and previous fertiliser used...

August 31, 2015

Purchasing groups make ‘huge’ fertiliser savings as EU prices remain high

Purchasing groups make ‘huge’ fertiliser savings as EU prices remain high

Despite oil prices falling significantly in early 2015, fertiliser prices remain stubbornly high in the EU and the European Commission...

July 15, 2015

Cold and wet weather hits fertiliser sales

Cold and wet weather hits fertiliser sales

The recent cold and wet weather has slowed down grass growth and fertiliser sales, according to the IFA’s latest fertiliser...

May 17, 2015

IFA calls for an immediate suspension of EU fertiliser import duties

IFA calls for an immediate suspension of EU fertiliser import duties

The IFA is to ask the European Commission to suspend all EU fertiliser import duties with immediate effect, according to...

May 6, 2015

Little movement with fertiliser prices

Little movement with fertiliser prices

There is no real difference in fertiliser prices year-on-year, according to Yara business manager for Ireland Nicholas Morrison. “Both CAN...

March 18, 2015