Northern Ireland Farming News

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BETTER farm NI: big increases in meal and fertiliser costs
Gross margin per hectare increased by more than 9% for the farms participating in the NI BETTER Farm programme.
Watch: delayed calving easing spring workload
Calving dates have been pushed back to mid-March on Ryan McDowell's farm to suit turnout date.
BETTER farm NI: super weight gains in finishing cattle
Mark Lewis is weighing cattle each month to monitor performance in finishing animals.
BETTER farm NI: earlier steer finishing in Co Antrim
Improved performance in finishing steers has resulted in animals slaughtered at a young age on Alastair McNeilly's farm.