Northern 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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Review of NI agri-food sector published

Review of NI agri-food sector published

January 26, 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

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

UK government called on to support NI peatland strategy

UK government called on to support NI peatland strategy

The UK government has been called on to “play an active part” in the implementation of a new Peatland Strategy...

January 18, 2022

Additional BVD control measures likely to be required in Northern Ireland

Additional BVD control measures likely to be required in Northern Ireland

January 18, 2022

New suckler payment for Northern Ireland could be worth up to £160/cow

New suckler payment for Northern Ireland could be worth up to £160/cow

January 18, 2022

Society suggests verifying carbon footprint of Jersey cows

Society suggests verifying carbon footprint of Jersey cows

January 18, 2022

NI-bred Simmental stock are ‘first choice’ for Swiss and German customers

NI-bred Simmental stock are ‘first choice’ for Swiss and German customers

January 16, 2022

Concerns over future agricultural policy in Northern Ireland

Concerns over future agricultural policy in Northern Ireland

January 13, 2022

DAERA publishes crop production estimates for 2021

DAERA publishes crop production estimates for 2021

December 22, 2021

Poultry sector briefed on NI bird flu situation

Poultry sector briefed on NI bird flu situation

December 21, 2021

New ‘Phoma’ disease threat on oilseed rape emerges in UK

New ‘Phoma’ disease threat on oilseed rape emerges in UK

December 17, 2021

Northern Ireland Protocol will work, if we allow it – Coveney

Northern Ireland Protocol will work, if we allow it – Coveney

December 17, 2021

DAERA issues advice on new BVD requirements for cattle moving south

DAERA issues advice on new BVD requirements for cattle moving south

December 15, 2021

Northern sheep trade: Boost in lamb prices

Northern sheep trade: Boost in lamb prices

December 13, 2021

‘Largest ever’ bird flu outbreak in NI as two more cases suspected

‘Largest ever’ bird flu outbreak in NI as two more cases suspected

December 13, 2021