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Northern Ireland
UFU pushes back on Muir’s plans for NIEA
David Wright
The farm lobby organisation has warned that more enforcement will be counterproductive.
Untimely passing of Paul Coyle
19 June 2024 Northern Ireland
Untimely passing of Paul Coyle
Paul Coyle was the general manager at the Northern Counties co-op based in Swatragh.
Lamb prices tumble as buying demand eases
19 June 2024 Northern Ireland
Lamb prices tumble as buying demand eases
There has been a sharp cut to lamb prices in NI, as buying demand slows with the passing of the Eid-Al-Adha festival.
Tirlán remains out in front on NI milk price
Several milk processors in NI have opted to increase base prices for milk supplied in May.
19 June 2024 Northern Ireland
Price increases imminent for nitrogen fertiliser
Reports indicate nitrogen fertiliser prices look set to rise before the start of July.
19 June 2024 Northern Ireland
Limited availability of sheep abortion vaccines
Supply chain issues are likely to create a shortage off vaccines preventing enzootic abortion in sheep.
19 June 2024 Northern Ireland
Climate change linked with NI water quality
The NI Institute of Agricultural Science held its annual conference last Wednesday. David Wright reports from the event.
19 June 2024 Northern Ireland
Good and bad in Labour party plans
The British Labour Party manifesto includes some positive commitments, but nothing on future farm funding.
19 June 2024 Opinion
CAFRE to host ‘profit from pasture’ events
The CAFRE-led events are open to all beef and sheep farmers across NI.
19 June 2024 Northern Ireland
DUP open to UK/EU veterinary deal
David Wright reports from a pre-election hustings events organised by the UFU.
19 June 2024 Northern Ireland
UFU calls for re-think on XI tags
The UFU has said the transition to new 'XI' tags does not give spring-calving farms enough time to use up stocks.
19 June 2024 Northern Ireland
NFU hits out at Labour party manifesto
The NFU in England has outlined two main issues with the Labour party manifesto.
19 June 2024 Northern Ireland