Agricultural land prices are at record highs in almost every county in NI, the Irish Farmers Journal can exclusively reveal. The average price paid for land across NI during 2021 was £11,444/acre, up £1,399/acre, or 14% on the year previous.

Armagh has the most expensive land in NI with sales averaging £16,625/acre, representing a 19% increase on 2020 levels. In Tyrone, the average land price rose by 23% to £12,601/acre and it increased by 11% in Down to sit at £12,508/acre.