Northern Ireland
NI milk prices 5p/l behind ROI
Kieran Mailey
Official milk prices show that farmers in NI have received significantly less for milk than counterparts in ROI over the last 12 months.
30 November 2022 Northern Ireland
NI milk prices lag behind Europe’s best
Milk prices in NI have kept pace with Britain, but fall short of key European producers. Kieran Mailey reports.
30 November 2022 Northern Ireland
Big lift in butterfat and protein in October 2022
Butterfat and protein percentages recorded by milk processors in October 2022 are significantly ahead of the NI average from the same month in 2021.
Aurivo changes fat and protein payments in NI
The west of Ireland based co-op has announced changes to its fat and protein increments in NI.
23 November 2022 Northern Ireland
Tillage events back to in-person normality
There are a number of tillage events coming up in the next few weeks and months, the majority of which plan to be held in person.
20 November 2022 News
Tillage conference goes live again in January
Next year's national tillage conference will be a hybrid event with the physical meeting back in the Lyrath in Kilkenny.
16 November 2022 News
Lakeland Dairies steady again for October milk
Lakelands Dairies has now maintained its milk price at the same level since August, with no increases or decreases for its dairy farmer suppliers.
11 November 2022 News
Grass+ Beef: game over for most beef farmers for 2022
Grazing has come to a halt on the majority of beef farms over the past two weeks, with only those on the driest of land and those who really need to remain at grass currently doing so.
9 November 2022 Grass & feeding
OSI head of sustainability beefing up the meat debate
Only with capability does one rise to become Operations Director and EU Head of Sustainability in OSI, one of the world’s largest privately owned meat companies. Amii McKeever meets Claire Donoghue
9 November 2022 Features
Tirlán announces move to A+B-C milk pricing in Northern Ireland
Tirlán has notified its suppliers in Northern Ireland of its plans to switch to an A+B-C payment system.
21 October 2022 News
Nutrition: brain food for brain fog
Nutritionist Laurann O’Reilly discusses how to boost your brain, improve your memory and concentration.
19 October 2022 Health
Kerry Group milk price steady for September
The processor’s milk price has remained the same for July, August and now September, following increases for months prior to this.
17 October 2022 News