Michelle O’Neill

‘Collaborative approach needed to address milk price concerns’

‘Collaborative approach needed to address milk price concerns’

The dairy sector needs a collaborative approach to address milk prices concerns, according to the North’s Agriculture Minister, Michelle O’Neill....

August 9, 2015

Phil Hogan is living in an ivory tower, says North’s Minister of Agriculture

Phil Hogan is living in an ivory tower, says North’s Minister of Agriculture

The European Commissioner for Agriculture Phil Hogan is living in an ‘ivory tower’ and is not recognising the economic pressures...

July 3, 2015

‘China impressed with the North’s standard of pork’

‘China impressed with the North’s standard of pork’

China’s General Administration of Quality Supervision, Inspection and Quarantine (AQSIQ) is impressed with the standard of pork production in Northern Ireland,...

June 8, 2015

Northern Ireland to see £1m spent on rural broadband

Northern Ireland to see £1m spent on rural broadband

All rural broadband dwellers should have access to good broadband, the North’s Agriculture Minister Michelle O’Neill has said. The Minister...

June 3, 2015

North’s Minister O’Neill to visit China for trade negotiations

North’s Minister O’Neill to visit China for trade negotiations

The North’s Agricultural Minister Michelle O’Neill is to visit China at the beginning of June to further trade negotiations between...

April 29, 2015

Re-appointment of the North’s Agri-Food Strategy Board ‘a positive move’

Re-appointment of the North’s Agri-Food Strategy Board ‘a positive move’

The Ulster Farmers’ Union has said the decision by Agriculture Minister Michelle O’Neill and Enterprise Minister Arlene Foster to reappoint...

February 25, 2015

Milk prices have dropped over 30% (10p/L) in Northern Ireland

Milk prices have dropped over 30% (10p/L) in Northern Ireland

The dairy sector in Northern Ireland continues to feel the impact of a 30% fall in milk prices, according to...

January 28, 2015

Have your say on the battle to wipe out bovine TB in Northern Ireland

Have your say on the battle to wipe out bovine TB in Northern Ireland

Northern Ireland’s Agriculture Minister Michelle O’Neill has urged the public to have its say on plans to eradicate bovine TB in...

January 14, 2015

Appointment of members to the TB Strategic Partnership Group

Appointment of members to the TB Strategic Partnership Group

The North’s Agriculture Minister Michelle O’Neill has announced the appointment of independent members to the TB Strategic Partnership Group. According...

October 10, 2014

O’Neill welcomes progress on cattle residencies

O’Neill welcomes progress on cattle residencies

Northern Ireland’s Agriculture Minister Michelle O’Neill has welcomed efforts made by the beef industry in the north to resolve the...

August 28, 2014