This week in photos: big shows are back
Photo Desk
Our top farming photos from the past week include some of the action from Balmoral Show, setting grass seeds, sowing maize, milking cows, turf production and more.
13 May 2022 Pedigree
Watch: Balmoral day two results from the cattle lawns
Adam Woods reports from ringside in Balmoral for day two of judging on the cattle lawns.
12 May 2022 News
Watch: new sheep classes take centre stage on day two of Balmoral Show
Niamh Gunn reports from day two of the sheep judging competition at Balmoral Show.
Watch: Day one Balmoral show results
Adam Woods reports from a busy day’s judging on day one in Balmoral
12 May 2022 Pedigree
Bonus scheme for Hampshire Down lamb launched
The farmer-led group is developing a network of local butchers to process and markets lamb through the scheme.
11 May 2022 Northern Ireland
Showtime buzz returns to Balmoral
Northern Ireland's largest agricultural show returned to its usual mid-May slot on Wednesday.
11 May 2022 Northern Ireland
Cotter Agritech launches new weighing and targeted worming system
The Kerry sheep farming brothers, Jack and Nick Cotter, have developed a performance-based algorithm which they say can reduce anthelmintic use by up to 40%.
7 May 2022 News
Back to normal service for Balmoral
Northern Ireland’s largest agri-food event has returned to its usual May date.
Drumcorn Angus looks to take home the honours at Balmoral
Drumcorn Angus have been an ever present at Balmoral show since 1993 and owners John and Ann Henning give an update on this year's show preparations. Kieran Mailey reports.
Bridging the divide between town and country
A new book by a BBC journalist looks at the disconnect between urban and rural dwellers. Peter McCann reports.
Positive outlook for new RUAS President
Christine Adams is the new president of the RUAS, the organisers of Balmoral Show.
NI news in-brief: NI ammonia strategy, EFS payments and support for agri shows
Find out what is happening in Northern Ireland in the weekly round up of news headlines.
30 March 2022 Northern Ireland