Demand driving lift in straw prices
Reports suggest straw could cost up to £150/t delivered to farms in NI.
Sheep inventory forms to be returned to DAERA
Northern Ireland sheep farmers have until 5 January 2019 to return flock inventory cards to DAERA.
Spring barley the only crop in NI with production increase
The total production of spring barley in Northern Ireland was up 17% in 2018, but all other crops were down on last year’s levels.
News in-brief from North Ireland
The December sale of pedigree Aberdeen Angus bulls saw a top price of 3,300gns , DAERA launches a cattle movement phone service and more news from around Northern Ireland.