Northern Ireland
Aurivo changes fat and protein payments in NI
Kieran Mailey
The west of Ireland based co-op has announced changes to its fat and protein increments in NI.
26 October 2022 Northern Ireland
NI milk league: Lakeland makes it two months in a row
Despite not changing its base price, Lakeland Dairies leads the NI milk league for September.
26 October 2022 Northern Ireland
Tirlán first to pay over 50p/l for high solids milk
Tirlán has moved back to the top of the monthly milk league in NI for a farmers supplying 1 million litres.
Tirlán NI suppliers move to A+B-C by 2025
Kieran Mailey analyses what the announcement means for Tirlán suppliers in NI.
26 October 2022 Northern Ireland
Tirlán announces move to A+B-C milk pricing in Northern Ireland
Tirlán has notified its suppliers in Northern Ireland of its plans to switch to an A+B-C payment system.
21 October 2022 News
Milk solids continue to edge up in NI
Butterfat and protein content in Northern Ireland milk is going upwards year on year.
12 October 2022 Northern Ireland
NI milk league: Lakeland moves back on top for August
For the first time since December 2021, Lakeland Dairies has finished on top of the NI milk league.
28 September 2022 Northern Ireland
Lost signals around higher milk solids
New fat and protein increments have been introduced by a number of processors, but do they matter at current milk prices? Kieran Mailey and David Wright report.
28 September 2022 Northern Ireland
Lakeland breaks Tirlán run at the top
Lakeland Dairies has knocked Tirlan off the top of the one million-litre milk leagues for August.
28 September 2022 Northern Ireland
IHFA delighted to be back at National Ploughing Championships
Shanon Kinahan caught up with some of the livestock exhibitors at this year’s ploughing championships.
22 September 2022 Pedigree
Monaghan family investing for long haul
The Lakeland Dairies entrant farms right on the border between north and south at Tomoacrow, outside Castleblaney in Co Monaghan.
7 September 2022 Milk quality
NI milk league: 12 month increase for milk prices
Milk prices in Northern Ireland have increased every month since August 2021.
24 August 2022 Northern Ireland