Northern Ireland Farming News

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High-quality silage ensiled on BETTER farms
First-cut silage has now been analysed on the BETTER farms and programme adviser Darryl Boyd outlines the results.
Getting the suckler herd ready for autumn
The autumn period is just around the corner and programme farms will be busy over the next month preparing cattle for the many management tasks carried out at this time of year.
Watch: mixing native and continental breeding in Co Antrim
Alastair McNeilly uses a combination of Angus and Limousin genetics on his Co Antrim farm and is now introducing Shorthorn to breed replacements.
Watch: breeding draws to a close in Co Armagh
Breeding for the spring-calving herd is coming to a close for Mark Lewis with cows being due to be scanned in September.