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Northern Ireland
NI milk league: Glanbia Ireland dominates 1m litre leagues
Kieran Mailey
Glanbia Ireland leads the NI milk league analysis for a 1m litre annual supply.
NI milk league: Glanbia Ireland retains top spot for June
The NI milk league sees Glanbia Ireland again paying the highest price for milk supplied in June.
27 July 2022 Markets
Arrabawn Co-op leads June milk price payout
June milk price is an important benchmark as it marks the downward supply descent for spring milk producers.
Top performance from farm with two parlours
Aidan Brennan reports from the Irish Grassland Association dairy summer tour to Tipperary where attendees visited the Cody farm at Clonmore, near the Laois border.
20 July 2022 Grass & feeding
Global dairy production to grow 1.8% by 2031
An OECD outlook report points to continued growth in global dairy production.
13 July 2022 Northern Ireland
NI milk quality increases in 2022
Milk produced in NI during 2022 has seen higher butterfat and protein levels compared to previous years.
13 July 2022 Northern Ireland
Keeping it simple in the Co Down hills
The recent British Grassland Society summer tour included a visit to Cairngaver Farm outside Newtownards in Co Down.
6 July 2022 Northern Ireland
Stocking rates for good profits and lifestyle
Aidan Brennan reports from the Positive Farmers Conference where a good discussion was had on the subject of the importance of choosing an appropriate stocking rate.
6 July 2022 Grass & feeding
Dairygold pushes on to lead in May
With dairy commodity markets generally remaining strong in light of reduced supply and continued demand, the co-ops are passing back more to suppliers in May.
6 July 2022 News
Grass+ Dairy: rain has come but growth is slow
Most of the country has got heavy rain over the last week but grass growth rates continue to lag, write Aidan Brennan and Martin Merrick.
29 June 2022 Grass & feeding
NI milk league: lower solids take edge off 1m litre price rises
Production peaks in May, but it means that milk solids are at their lowest for the year.
22 June 2022 Northern Ireland
NI milk processors paying double for water
The clear signal being sent to NI milk suppliers is still to drive volume.
22 June 2022 Northern Ireland