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Dairy
Arrabawn Co-op leads June milk price payout
Jack Kennedy
June milk price is an important benchmark as it marks the downward supply descent for spring milk producers.
13 July 2022 Markets
NI trends: cattle prices holding firm despite factory pressure; lamb prices ease
Beef prices in Northern Ireland are holding firm but processors continue to apply pressure to quotes. Lambs have eased as demand slows.
13 July 2022 Markets
Beef trends: two-tier factory quotes in operation
Adam Woods has the latest on this week’s beef trade including this week’s factory quotes for finished cattle.
NI Trends: beef prices steady but quotes slipping; live trade improves for lambs
Beef prices in Northern Ireland are holding steady for prime cattle, but factories have moved to ease quotes. Lamb prices have improved in the live ring.
6 July 2022 Markets
Heavy income hit with fixed price milk
Farmers are incurring significant reductions in income on milk committed under fixed-price schemes during 2022.
22 June 2022 Northern Ireland
NI milk prices march on for May
All NI milk processors have announced further increases in milk prices.
15 June 2022 Northern Ireland
NI Trends: steady demand for prime cattle and cows; lamb prices rise
Beef prices in Northern Ireland are holding firm, but there is more life for slaughter-fit lambs.
8 June 2022 Markets
NI milk league: Glanbia Ireland stays out in front for April
Glanbia Ireland has again finished on top of the NI milk league, paying a leading price in April
25 May 2022 Northern Ireland
NI milk league: Glanbia dominates 1m litre league tables
Glanbia Ireland continues to lead the April and 12-month rolling average milk leagues for a 1m litre producer in NI.
25 May 2022 Northern Ireland
NI milk prices running ahead of Republic of Ireland
Kieran Mailey looks at what is being paid for milk either side of the Irish border
25 May 2022 Northern Ireland
Aurivo increases fixed milk price payments
Aurivo has announced an increase to the payment rates in its fixed price milk schemes in NI.
25 May 2022 Northern Ireland
NI Trends: plants increase prime cattle and cow quotes; lamb prices pushing on
Beef prices in Northern Ireland remain buoyant, as quotes on prime cattle and cull cows continue to rise. The sheep trade is also improving, with lamb quotes up 15p/kg.
18 May 2022 Markets