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Northern Ireland
Land prices in Down rise 37% on 2021 levels
Peter McCann
There were 85 separate pieces of land publicly for sale in Down last year, with the average lot standing at 22 acres.
23 March 2023 Northern Ireland
Derry moves up the county rankings
There were 59 pieces of land publicly put on the market in Derry last year, which makes the average lot size stand at 30 acres.
22 March 2023 Northern Ireland
TB at highest level since testing began
Analysis of data going back over 60 years indicates disease rates are the highest they have ever been
Green body marks one year operating in NI
The Office of Environmental Protection has a role in overseeing and advising government.
22 March 2023 Northern Ireland
Covering the bases for higher barley yields
Managing winter barley crops through the spring period was the main topic of discussion at the latest AHDB monitor cereal farm meeting. Kieran Mailey reports.
22 March 2023 Northern Ireland
Major redevelopment at Greenmount Campus
The plans include the demolition of Fulton Hall, Boyd Hall, the Technology Building, modular storage, and student accommodation.
22 March 2023 Northern Ireland
Extra energy support for UK farms ruled out
The Energy Bill Relief Scheme is to be replaced by less generous support for gas and electricity bills under the new Energy Bills Discount Scheme.
22 March 2023 Northern Ireland
DAERA clarifies codes used on soil test reports
Some SNHS participants have queried their soil analysis results after certain fields were labelled with an environmental code.
22 March 2023 Northern Ireland
Tirlán and Aurivo follow trend of price cuts
Tirlán and Aurivo are the final two processors to set a price for February milk in NI
22 March 2023 Northern Ireland
News in-brief from Northern Ireland
Weekly news in-brief from across the agri-food industry in Northern Ireland
22 March 2023 Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland diary of events
Shows, sales and events happening across the NI agri-food industry over the next week
22 March 2023 Northern Ireland
MLAs will have to rethink climate target
The advice from the Climate Change Committee suggests that net zero is virtually impossible to achieve in NI
22 March 2023 Northern Ireland