Northern Ireland
Retail shortages put spotlight on egg sector
Peter McCann
While outbreaks of avian influenza had some impact, producers are clear that unsustainable eggs prices are the main reason for supply shortages.
16 November 2022 Northern Ireland
Fermanagh farms under bird flu restriction
A number of poultry units in Fermanagh are included within a disease control zone put in place after avian flu was confirmed in Co Monaghan.
2 November 2022 Northern Ireland
Full-time president and part-time farmer
UFU president David Brown hosted a visit by agricultural journalists to his Fermanagh farm last Friday.
Kerry Shorthorn herd wins on Shannonside
Adam Woods reports from Saturday's Shannonside Shorthorn sale in Ennis Mart, Co Clare.
13 October 2022 Markets
Young Stock Podcast: agri banking and sucklers
In this week’s Young Stock Podcast, Peter McCann talks to Richard Primrose about his day job with the Bank of Ireland and his suckler farm in Co Fermanagh.
10 October 2022 News
MartBids hosting September Select Angus timed auction
Adam Woods has details of an upcoming timed auction of Angus heifers being ran by Clogher Mart and MartBids.
14 September 2022 Pedigree
New solutions for agroforestry on NI farms
Electric wire might be the answer to protecting young trees from grazing animals and wildlife.
14 September 2022 Northern Ireland
Firewood sales for August as busy as run-up to Christmas
Firewood is in high demand already this year ahead of the winter months as people fear increased energy prices and decreased supply.
31 August 2022 News
Veterinary: ‘it’s not just a job. It’s a vocation’
Aoife Ferris discusses winning Young Vet of the Year, her career path in veterinary and what can be done to attract more people into large animal practice. In conversation with Anne O’Donoghue
10 August 2022 Features
Henderson wins Fermanagh Show suckler competition
A new competition organised as part of the Fermanagh Show saw entries from some of the country's top suckler herds.
10 August 2022 Northern Ireland
Martbids announces September Select Aberdeen Angus Timed Auction
Adam Woods has details of a rare opportunity to acquire stock from some of Northern Ireland’s top Aberdeen Angus pedigree herds.
8 August 2022 Pedigree
Fermanagh Show in search for classic suckler
A new competition in Fermanagh is on the lookout for the top commercial suckler herd.
27 July 2022 Northern Ireland