Northern Ireland
Lime usage hits record high in NI
Peter McCann
The total value of lime purchases in Northern Ireland came to £8m during 2021, which is a 19% increase on the year previous.
NI winners at Lakeland Dairies awards
Lakeland Dairies has announced the names of the prize-winning farmers from this year’s milk quality awards.
24 June 2022 News
Monaghan family wins Lakeland Dairies supreme milk quality awards
To win an award where you are recognised by your own co-op for having produced a top-quality product is a truly remarkable achievement, Minister McConalogue said.
NI Milk League: five months on top for Glanbia Ireland
Glanbia Ireland continues to dominate NI milk leagues, having finished on top for May.
22 June 2022 Northern Ireland
Top performance from Quality Award winners
Top performance in all aspects of the farm business sealed the win for the McCarthy family, writes Aidan Brennan.
22 June 2022 Grass & feeding
NI milk prices running ahead of Republic of Ireland
Kieran Mailey looks at what is being paid for milk either side of the Irish border
25 May 2022 Northern Ireland
Glarryford farmer scoops Dale Farm award
Dale Farm’s milk quality award ceremony returned to Balmoral Show last week with top honours going to Glarryford producer, Steven Houston.
18 May 2022 Northern Ireland
Glanbia offers new NI fixed price scheme
Suppliers can chose from one of two payment options related to milk solids.
NI Milk League: Glanbia Ireland makes it three in a row in March
Glanbia Ireland has finished on top of the NI milk league for milk supplied in March.
27 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
Dairygold confirms March milk price
Dairygold has set the price it will pay farmers for March milk supplied.
19 April 2022 News
Co-ops increase March prices
Dairy farmers supplying Dale Farm and Lakeland Dairies in NI will see a sharp increase in base price for March.
13 April 2022 Northern Ireland