Northern Ireland
NI round-up: record cattle kill, tier 2 letter and safety risks
Peter McCann
Weekly round-up of news from across the farming industry in Northern Ireland.
23 November 2022 Northern Ireland
Retail shortages put spotlight on egg sector
While outbreaks of avian influenza had some impact, producers are clear that unsustainable eggs prices are the main reason for supply shortages.
2 November 2022 Northern Ireland
‘Food security is finally being taken seriously’
The National Farm Management Conference took place in London this week.
Growing cereals and beans for dairy cows
Ian Bowness farms near Wigton, Cumbria, in the northwest of England. Peter McCann reports.
19 October 2022 Northern Ireland
Slowing the pace of BPS decline
The decision by Defra to review farm policy has been welcomed by English farm leaders.
5 October 2022 Northern Ireland
Big jump in profits at NFU Mutual
Increased income from investments ensured NFU Mutual was back in profit during 2021.
17 August 2022 Northern Ireland
Cost of rural crime falls 19% in NI
Rural insurance company NFU Mutual has released its annual rural crime report.
3 August 2022 Northern Ireland