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Northern Ireland
DAERA planning for early BPS payments
Peter McCann
In England, farmers are to receive half their payment at the end of July.
NI Ag can move forward for now
A legislative change means that even without political agreement, Minister Poots can remain in post.
Frustrations grow as DAERA court case nears end
The fourth day of evidence in a case involving a Tyrone beef finishing business was heard on Tuesday.
Over 10,000 single application forms still to be submitted
A department spokesperson said “no general problems” with single applications have been reported so far this year.
Challenges ahead for new UFU president
The most immediate concern for David Brown will be how farmers deal with high input costs.
Marts bemused by ‘deleted moves’
The concept of "deleted moves" was first raised in an employment tribunal involving a former DAERA vet.
27 April 2022 Northern Ireland
News round-up from Northern Ireland
Weekly round-up of news from across the farming industry in Northern Ireland
27 April 2022 Northern Ireland
Lessons to be learned from Bronckaers case
Reputations have been trashed and our whole animal traceability system questioned on the back of this case.
27 April 2022 Northern Ireland
Context required in Bronckaers v DAERA case
Dr Bronckaers was a whistleblower who raised various issues of concern related to NI marts.
21 April 2022 Northern Ireland
News round-up from Northern Ireland
Weekly round-up of news from across the farming industry in Northern Ireland.
20 April 2022 Northern Ireland
Glanbia Ireland leads with 4p/l rise
All processors have increased base prices for March supplies, with Glanbia Ireland applying the largest price rise.
20 April 2022 Northern Ireland
DAERA to review slurry export rules
Russia’s invasion of Ukraine caused significant disruption in the global fertiliser industry.
20 April 2022 Northern Ireland