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IHFA all-Ireland awards back with a bang
Shanon Kinahan
Shanon Kinahan reports from the annual IHFA awards which gave recognition to some of the top Fresian herds in Ireland
25 January 2023 Northern Ireland
CAFRE outlines best practice in calf rearing
Calf rearing on dairy farms has become a specialised task. Kieran Mailey reports.
25 January 2023 Northern Ireland
NI milk league: Lakeland and Tirlán dominate one million-litre leagues
While Lakeland Dairies paid the highest milk price for December, Tirlán leads the way in analysis of rolling 12-month prices.
NI milk league: Lakeland stays on top for December
Lakeland Dairies holds its position on top of the NI milk league for December.
25 January 2023 Northern Ireland
46% rise in calf-rearing costs since 2021
Calf rearing was once seen as a low-cost system to establish on farm but with rising input costs farmers need to carefully plan purchases this spring.
25 January 2023 Breeding & health
Milk price indicator falls below 40p/l
The market indicator for milk pricing in NI has fallen back below the 40p/l mark.
25 January 2023 Northern Ireland
Carbery latest to stay steady for December milk
Carbery is the latest co-op to announce the price it will pay farmers for their December milk.
19 January 2023 News
Milk replacer costs up, but not by as much as expected
The price of milk replacer has increased from this time last year but is much lower than the peak of summer prices.
18 January 2023 Calves
December milk prices hold firm in NI
Dairy processors have announced no changes to December milk prices in NI.
18 January 2023 Northern Ireland
Dairygold maintains price for December milk
Dairygold is the latest co-op to announce that it will maintain its milk price for farmers’ December milk.
18 January 2023 News
No shift for Kerry's December milk price
Kerry has not changed the price it will pay suppliers for December milk.
17 January 2023 News
Lakeland Dairies steady again for December milk
There will be no change in the milk price received by its farmers for December milk supplied, Lakeland Dairies has confirmed.
12 January 2023 News