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IGFA welcomes resumption of grain exports from ports in Ukraine

IGFA welcomes resumption of grain exports from ports in Ukraine

The Irish Grain and Feed Association (IGFA) has welcomed the resumption of grain and oilseed exports from Ukraine through the...

August 4, 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

Unprecedented challenges facing farming and food in NI – NIGTA

Unprecedented challenges facing farming and food in NI – NIGTA

Farming and food in Northern Ireland are facing a number of unprecedented challenges at the present time. That was the...

April 11, 2022

Conflict in Ukraine continues to dominate world grain markets

Conflict in Ukraine continues to dominate world grain markets

According to the Northern Ireland Grain Trade Association (NIGTA), the conflict in Ukraine continues to dominate world markets. In turn,...

April 4, 2022

Grain and feed market volatility set to continue amid weather conditions

Grain and feed market volatility set to continue amid weather conditions

Grain and feed market volatility looks set to continue over the coming months as pressure persists on global supply chains,...

December 21, 2021

New chief executive for NI Grain Trade Association

New chief executive for NI Grain Trade Association

The Northern Ireland Grain Trade Association (NIGTA) has confirmed the appointment of Gill Gallagher as its new chief executive, succeeding...

November 5, 2021

Northern Ireland’s compound animal feed sector continues to grow

Northern Ireland’s compound animal feed sector continues to grow

Northern Ireland’s compound animal feed industry continues to underpin the growth achieved by the various livestock sectors – dairy, beef,...

April 13, 2019

UFU among 21 NI industry bodies writing to May over Brexit labour concerns

UFU among 21 NI industry bodies writing to May over Brexit labour concerns

Farming organisations are among a group of 21 Northern Ireland business organisations who have penned a letter to the Prime...

October 17, 2018

Feed demand soars in Northern Ireland as mills struggle to secure materials

Feed demand soars in Northern Ireland as mills struggle to secure materials

The continuing dry weather and poor growing conditions in Northern Ireland have created an unprecedented demand for feed materials to...

July 23, 2018

NIGTA: ‘Farming income was higher than support payments in only three of the last 20 years’

NIGTA: ‘Farming income was higher than support payments in only three of the last 20 years’

Northern Ireland Grain Trade Association (NIGTA) President Dr. Keith Agnew believes that the farming and food sectors are those which...

May 4, 2017