Northern Ireland
NI winners at Lakeland Dairies awards
Kieran Mailey
Lakeland Dairies has announced the names of the prize-winning farmers from this year’s milk quality awards.
NI Sheep Programme: New paddock system paying off
Antrim sheep farmers Karol and Peter McCaughan have set up a paddock system on an out-farm this spring. Kieran Mailey reports.
25 May 2022 News
News round-up from Northern Ireland
Weekly round-up of news from across the farming industry in Northern Ireland.
Operating profits up 6% at Cranswick
Turnover at the UK food giant has crossed £2bn for the first time, preliminary results show.
25 May 2022 Northern Ireland
My Farming Week: Robin Cherry, Carnlee, Ballymena, Co Antrim
Robin Cherry has developed a successful business growing pak choi with his son Adrian in Co Antrim.
25 May 2022 News
In pictures: out and about at Balmoral Show 2022
More of the action captured during the much awaited 2022 Balmoral Show at Balmoral Park, Lisburn, Co Antrim last week.
18 May 2022 News
Journalist turned sheep farmer stuck in the middle with ewe
Holly Crawford’s new book is a traditional love story, just with added sheep. She discusses moving from England to a Northern Ireland sheep farm in conversation with Anne O’Donoghue.
18 May 2022 Features
Listen: wool chief upbeat on 2022 prices
The market for wool is continuing to improve, as customers return to normal operations, the CEO of British/Ulster Wool has said.
18 May 2022 Northern Ireland
Top of €11,904 at Jalex select sale
On Saturday 30 April, Harrison and Hetherington, the English-based auction company, conducted its first on-farm sale of 200 commercial in-calf heifers on behalf of James Alexander, Randalstown.
4 May 2022 Markets
Ulster Unionists air lame election advert
Voters in Northern Ireland go to the polls for Assembly elections on 5 May 2022.
27 April 2022 Dealer
Average price nears £11,000/ac in Antrim
Antrim is the fourth most expensive county to buy land in NI and it ranks 13th across the island of Ireland.
26 March 2022 Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland land market hits new highs
Land prices sit at records highs in almost every county in Northern Ireland. Peter McCann reports.
19 March 2022 Northern Ireland