Northern Ireland
NI milk prices lag behind Europe’s best
Kieran Mailey
Milk prices in NI have kept pace with Britain, but fall short of key European producers. Kieran Mailey reports.
27 November 2022 News
Milk trumps substitutes in UK
AHDB analysis shows that real milk sales are more than competing with substitute products in supermarkets, despite higher prices.
23 November 2022 Northern Ireland
Min-till planting makes immediate impact on monitor farm
AHDB monitor farmer Alastair Craig has seen lower fuel use and improved crop establishment in his winter cereal enterprise near Limavady, Co Derry.
Sheep trends: official price quotes slow to rise
Base quotes increased by 10c/kg over the last week but reports indicate those trading at the higher end of the market have secured a higher price increase.
16 November 2022 Markets
UK lamb exports running 10% lower year on year
The latest figures for August show exports of fresh or frozen lamb stood at 5,600t, while imports of 3,000t were 6% lower year on year.
22 October 2022 News
Beef Trends: farmer frustration mounting
Adam Woods has the latest on this week’s beef trade, including the latest factory quotes for finished stock.
12 October 2022 Markets
What's in organic for consumers?
Production subsidies will drive organic production but will the market follow?
7 October 2022 News
Dairy Trends: setback for dairy markets
GDT resumes downward trend after two positive auctions in September
5 October 2022 Markets
Beef demand falls in Britain but rises in China
Retail demand in Britain falls due to consumer price inflation and return to normal in the hospitality and catering sectors.
30 September 2022 News
Market Digest: stories from around the world
Brief updates from the US, New Zealand, China and the UK.
28 September 2022 World
Sheep Trends: factories digging in on lamb prices
There is a strong appetite for fleshed lambs, but factory agents are holding tight on base quotes, which continue to range from €6.00/kg to €6.20/kg.
21 September 2022 Markets
British meat exporters to follow Ireland’s green messaging
The Irish Farmers Journal spoke with a representative of British food exporters at Food Hotel Asia in Singapore this week.
10 September 2022 News