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No softening of fertiliser prices yet
Rachel Donovan
There is low activity at all levels of the fertiliser chain right up from farmer demand to importers moving to buy stock. Noel Bardon and Rachel Donovan report.
1 February 2023 News
H Fulton Tractors appointed UK Schaffer importer
Irish Schaffer Importer H Fulton Tractors has recently been appointed as UK importer for the German-built loader brand.
16 November 2022 News
Legal ruling wont effect operation of CETA
CETA, the trade deal between the EU and Canada, was controversial with EU farmers when it was agreed in 2016, but has had a positive effect so far.
Fertiliser supply outlook improves
The recent reduction in wholesale gas prices brings good news. However, an industry source warns of logistical issues if fertiliser buying doesn't pick up.
19 October 2022 News
Farmers advised to act now to secure 20% of fertiliser needs
Now is the time for farmers to get moving on some of their fertiliser needs for 2023, according to the fodder and food security committee.
19 October 2022 News
Farmers advised to act now to secure 20% of fertiliser needs
Now is the time for farmers to make moves and purchase some of their fertiliser needs for 2023.
13 October 2022 News
Serious concern around fertiliser availability
EU production of nitrogen is down approximately 70% due to plant closures as a result of high natural gas prices. Siobhán Walsh and Rachel Donovan report.
12 October 2022 News
Turkish market set to reopen for Irish weanlings
Two Irish live exporters are gearing up to fill a contract for Irish weanlings to Turkey.
28 September 2022 Markets
Watch: robotic seeder and weeder scoops NPA machine of the year title
Gary Abbott spoke with Pat Kenny of IAM Agricultural Machinery to find out more about the solar-powered FarmDroid robotic seeder and weeder, which won NPA machine of the year.
23 September 2022 News
Farmers make moves to purchase fertiliser
Increased activity for fertiliser has been seen by both individual farmers and purchasing groups in recent weeks. Declan O'Brien and Rachel Donovan report.
17 August 2022 News