NI Trends: factories focusing on prime cattle kill; lamb prices on the rise
Kieran Mailey
Beef processors are prioritising prime cattle for Christmas orders, but prices remain steady. Demand for fat lambs is on the rise and prices are improving.
12 October 2022 Management
Listeriosis, housing space and Tullamore farm heifer sale preview
Adam Woods takes a look at Listeriosis and avoiding incidences on your farm, lying space requirements and previes the upcoming Tullamore Farm heifer sale.
14 September 2022 Management
Fat covers, housing repairs and pregnant weanlings
The latest tips and advice for drystock farms in this week's Beef Management
Northern View: prices edge up as factories chase supplies
A number of factories have increased base quotes for beef, while lamb prices in the marts are also up.
17 August 2022 Northern Ireland
Northern View: tight cattle numbers keeps trade steady
Prices paid for prime cattle in NI are largely unchanged from the previous week.
10 August 2022 Northern Ireland
Beef quotes bottom out as quotes steady
Adam Woods has the latest on this week’s beef trade, including the latest on factory quotes for finished animals.
18 July 2022 Markets
Beef Management: In-spec bonus queries, water requirements and BEEP S deadlines
A look at the in-spec bonus criteria, water requirements for livestock ahead of a very hot weekend and soem important deadlines in BEEP-S.
13 July 2022 Management
Time for a mid-season weight check
Weighing cattle midway through the grazing season is the best way to gauge whether animals are on track to hit target sale or housing weights this autumn.
12 July 2022 Management