Northern Ireland
NI milk prices 5p/l behind ROI
Kieran Mailey
Official milk prices show that farmers in NI have received significantly less for milk than counterparts in ROI over the last 12 months.
23 November 2022 Northern Ireland
No moves on October milk prices
All dairy processors in NI have now declared a base price for October supplies.
16 November 2022 Northern Ireland
Winter bonus payments lift October milk prices
Milk processors have held base prices for October, but winter bonus payments effectively raise farmgate returns.
Dairy Management: is it a good year to milk on cows?
Aidan Brennan takes a look at the impact of the high milk prices on when to dry off cows this winter
16 November 2022 Management
Merchant dilemma, including working capital challenges
No doubt any risk and potential softening has or had been built into the higher prices that farmers paid.
16 November 2022 Viewpoints
Tirlán sets October milk price
Tirlán is the second processor to set a milk price for October supplies of milk.
16 November 2022 News
Lakeland Dairies steady again for October milk
Lakelands Dairies has now maintained its milk price at the same level since August, with no increases or decreases for its dairy farmer suppliers.
11 November 2022 News
Arrabawn stays on top for September
As we enter the first week of November, the final tally on September is just completed as all October board meetings have been held.
2 November 2022 News
Move needs to be made on forestry premiums
There should be a bounce in 2023 planting if the forestry premiums can be nailed down.
2 November 2022 Viewpoints
No change to September milk prices
Milk processors in Northern Ireland have left base prices unchanged for September.
19 October 2022 Northern Ireland
ICMSA ‘disappointed’ as milk prices hold steady
The majority of the major milk processors have announced their price for September milk with Lakeland Dairies leading the way.
19 October 2022 News
Tirlán fixed milk price row goes public
A highly charged Tirlán fixed milk suppliers meeting heard harrowing accounts from some of the worst-affected farmers in the scheme.
19 October 2022 News