Northern Ireland
No change in ration prices for March
Kieran Mailey
There is little appetite to reduce prices on livestock rations going into March.
7 February 2024 Northern Ireland
Lower grain prices slow to impact feed trade
Prices for grain and proteins used in animal feed are falling in value, but will not impact ration prices until late spring.
3 January 2024 Northern Ireland
Cut to soya price keeps rations steady
The downturn in soya price in late December means ration prices start 2024 unchanged.
Soya downturn eases fears of ration price hike
A downturn in spot prices for soya has helped to alleviate that feed mills would increase ration costs for January.
13 December 2023 Northern Ireland
Ration prices hold but soya a problem for new year
Ration prices will see little change going into December. However, there are signs that prices could increase late next month
29 November 2023 Northern Ireland
November price freeze on livestock rations
Price quotes on livestock rations will see no changes being applied for November
1 November 2023 Northern Ireland
Ration prices continue to fall
Adam Woods takes a look at last week’s Irish Farmers Journal meal price survey results.
25 October 2023 News
Soya a barrier to lower feed prices
Spot prices for soya remain stubbornly high, blocking the prospect for lower ration prices.
18 October 2023 Northern Ireland
Top tips for choosing a livestock ration
Purchased feed remains expensive, so choosing the right ration is important. Kieran Mailey outlines some steps to choosing a ration.
27 September 2023 Climate and environment
Ration prices set for more price cuts
Livestock rations are expected to see significant price cuts from early October with the potential for further reductions later in the year.
27 September 2023 Northern Ireland
Steady feed price forecast for autumn
Prices for livestock rations are expected to remain relatively steady this autumn as feed mills lock in to forward purchasing contracts.
30 August 2023 Northern Ireland