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Glanbia lifts milk price for June supplies
Amy Forde
Global milk flows remain flat which is helping to sustain commodity pricing at record levels, Glanbia Co-op chair John Murphy said.
NI milk quality increases in 2022
Milk produced in NI during 2022 has seen higher butterfat and protein levels compared to previous years.
11 July 2022 News
Kerry Group touches 51c/l for June milk
The first to set its price for June milk, Kerry Group has kicked its price on another 2c/l on that paid last month.
Lime usage hits record high in NI
The total value of lime purchases in Northern Ireland came to £8m during 2021, which is a 19% increase on the year previous.
6 July 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
Protected fats offer production benefits
The role of including protected fats in high-yielding dairy cow diets was outlined at a recent industry webinar hosted by Volac Wilmar.
15 June 2022 Northern Ireland
Lakeland Dairies drives on milk price once again
The milk processor announced the price it will pay for May milk supplied on Monday.
13 June 2022 News
Watch or listen: Farm Tech Talk - The Livestock Show
The sunshine is out, the silage is on the ground in fields all over the country and farmers are happy with prices
27 May 2022 News
What's causing butterfat to drop?
Aidan Brennan reviews some latest research on the factors involved in butterfat drop in spring and summer.
25 May 2022 Grass & feeding
NI milk prices running ahead of Republic of Ireland
Kieran Mailey looks at what is being paid for milk either side of the Irish border
25 May 2022 Northern Ireland
Dairy management: Minding clover and making silage
Aidan Brennan has some advice for farmers around managing clover seedlings, updates on butterfat research and information on making good silage
25 May 2022 Management
Glanbia Ireland fixed-price scheme favours A+B-C
Analysis of Glanbia Ireland's latest fixed-price milk scheme in NI shows that it offers a higher payment under the A+B-C option
11 May 2022 Northern Ireland