Northern Ireland
Cuddy wins UFU deputy president race
Peter McCann
Cuddy, who farms beef, sheep and pigs, was effectively in a three-way race for the vacant deputy president position.
24 April 2024 Crops
Spring planting finally under way in dry weather
This week, Conor Kehoe talks to farmers in Derry, Cork, and Galway as farmers finally get an opportunity to get fieldwork done.
27 March 2024 Crops
Ground conditions causing fieldwork backlog
This week, Conor Kehoe talks to farmers in Cork, Galway, and Derry as growers battle poor ground conditions to get fieldwork done.
Drop of £1,560/ac recorded in 2023
Our records show that 1,692 acres of land were offered up for sale in Derry during 2023.
23 March 2024 News
Strong and steady land market in Northern Ireland
Tight supply and strong demand during 2023 helped put land prices in Northern Ireland at their second highest level on record. Peter McCann reports.
20 March 2024 News
PSNI investigating 63 sheep stolen in two Derry thefts
Most recently, 13 Suffolk-cross-Texel in-lamb ewes were taken from a field at the junction of the Kilcreen and Altinure roads.
20 February 2024 News
First for Europe as biogas to be converted to SAF in Derry
A UK biofuel company working in collaboration with NASA has announced plans to open a new £9m (€10.5m) Co Derry plant on a landfill site creating 20 new jobs this year.
24 January 2024 News
Yellow rain warning for six counties
According to Met Éireann, spells of heavy rain spreading eastwards will be accompanied by strong and gusty southeasterly winds.
5 December 2023 News
Property: Aghadowey estate offered up for sale
Agivey House is a detached country residence which was fully renovated in 2005, writes Peter McCann
24 November 2023 For Sale