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Poor weather driving feed sales
Declan O’Brien
Farmers who are struggling to get animals out on grass are purchasing increasing quantities of baled silage, fodder beet and concentrate feed.
27 March 2024 Northern Ireland
News round-up from Northern Ireland
Weekly round-up of news from the farming industry in Northern Ireland.
20 March 2024 Northern Ireland
Badger culling retained in England TB plan
The removal of badgers in TB hotpsot areas of England is set to remain a key part of disease control
News round-up from Northern Ireland
Weekly round-up of news from the farming industry in Northern Ireland.
6 March 2024 Northern Ireland
Market Digest: stories from around the world
Brief news snippets from New Zealand, England, United States and Brazil.
28 February 2024 News
First case of bird flu this year confirmed in England
Bird flu continues to circulate across Britain and Europe.
26 February 2024 News
Post-Brexit UK agriculture policy sees farmers disillusioned
British farmers may not be protesting widely, but they are disillusioned with the present government.
25 February 2024 News
Brexit checks in Bandon?
The Dealer got a land when he heard that a officials from the UKs Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (DEFRA) were spotted in a pair of south west marts this week.
21 February 2024 Dealer
Clarkson’s Farm to return
The popular farming show charts the trials and tribulations of Jeremy Clarkson as he navigates a farming year on his 1,000ac farm in the Cotswolds, complete with Lamborghini tractor.
7 February 2024 Dealer
Ministers agree to AHDB levy increase
Levies on livestock and crops will increase from April 2024 across England.
7 February 2024 Northern Ireland
Bluetongue restrictions keep live imports out
With bluetongue continuing to spread in England, the ongoing ban on live exports from Britain to NI remains in place.
7 February 2024 Northern Ireland
Green belt restrictions on housing
There are large areas of the country, especially outside Leinster, where new units can be delivered at costs which are within the budget of would-be home owners on average incomes.
31 January 2024 Viewpoints