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Northern Ireland
Carbon price scheme for NI farms proposed
Peter McCann
“We, as an industry, shouldn’t be scared of this journey,” Professor John Gilliland said during his inaugural lecture at Queen's University Belfast.
18 May 2022 Northern Ireland
Lower fertiliser usage risks fodder shortage
The best response from fertiliser in terms of grass growth occurs in May and June.
18 May 2022 Northern Ireland
Poots announces review of country shows
The review of local shows follows on from the announcement of a £200,000 support package.
Top end ROI heifer prices ahead of NI
Strong demand and tight supplies have brought a significant lift to the trade south of the Irish border.
18 May 2022 Northern Ireland
Trouw launches FeedPrint programme
FeedPrint is to be rolled out across Trouw Nutrition customers this spring.
18 May 2022 Northern Ireland
NI farm payments to be issued from 1 September
Farmers in NI are to get full payments six weeks earlier this year, Minister Poots has confirmed.
18 May 2022 Northern Ireland
TB casts a cloud on farmer mood at Balmoral
While the general mood among farmers was upbeat, TB continues to cast a shadow on the industry.
18 May 2022 Northern Ireland
Tight supply to hit winter feed prices
The war in Ukraine is a major factor affecting international markets, but weather conditions in other grain growing regions could also cause further disruption.
18 May 2022 Northern Ireland
NI protocol points to a political failure
Checks at NI ports could have been avoided if a different course of action was taken.
18 May 2022 Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland diary of events
Shows, sales and events happening across the NI agri-food industry over the next week.
18 May 2022 Northern Ireland
NI news in brief: agflation, Queens rules and RHANI
Round-up of news from across the farming and food industry in Northern Ireland.
18 May 2022 Northern Ireland
NI sheep kill hits a 13-year high
The number of sheep processed at NI abattoirs is at its highest level since 2009.
18 May 2022 Northern Ireland