Northern deputy editor
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Kieran Mailey is Northern deputy editor with the Irish Farmers Journal. Prior to joining the Irish Farmers Journal, Kieran worked as a Beef and Sheep adviser in Co Down with the Department of Agriculture in Northern Ireland. He was also the programme adviser for the NISBP for two years. He hails from a beef and sheep farm in Co Derry and graduated with a degree in agriculture from Queens University, Belfast. Away from work his interests are farming and sport, mainly GAA, rugby and cycling.
Dairy processors in Northern Ireland have now declared their base price for September with increases of 0.5p/l to 1p/l for some processors.
Co Down BETTER farm NI participant Paul Jamison is focusing on tightening the calving pattern in his suckler herd.
Camera at the mart visited the weekly cattle sale at Markethill Livestock Mart, Co Armagh, on Saturday last. Trade was strong for top-quality animals.