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Northern Ireland
NIFAIS to be made ‘more user friendly’
Peter McCann
The first stage of the new NI Food Animal Information System went live in September 2023.
3 April 2024 News
Ban on feeding high crude protein from 15 April
A maximum crude protein content of 15% for feed applies to all holdings with a grassland stocking rate of 130kg N/ha or above.
Department issues guidance for sprayer operations
The guide includes practical advice which the Department outlines aims to reduce the risk and impacts of pesticide use on human health and the environment.
Drop of £1,560/ac recorded in 2023
Our records show that 1,692 acres of land were offered up for sale in Derry during 2023.
23 March 2024 News
Most expensive NI country for land
Less than 800 acres of land was publicly advertised for sale in Armagh during 2023.
21 March 2024 News
Land price up almost £2,000/ac
Our records show that 2,970 acres of land were publicly advertised for sale in Antrim last year.
20 March 2024 News
Third year of price rises for farmland
We found 1,060 acres of farmland were publicly advertised for sale in Fermanagh last year.
13 March 2024 News
Irish genetics bull their way to new records across the world
Shanon Kinahan has the latest on a new record set in Africa for a Charolais bull sired by Irish stockbull.
28 February 2024 Pedigree
Ampertaine Teus tees up a new record of 17,000gns in Ballymena
Shanon Kinahan reports from the British Limousin Cattle Society’s regional show and sale in Ballymena, where a new record was broken.
28 February 2024 Pedigree
Ampertaine dominates Ballymena with new 17,000gns record
Shanon Kinahan reports from the British Limousin Cattle Society’s regional show and sale in Ballymena, where a new record was broken.
22 February 2024 Pedigree
Farm rules and dates unchanged for 2024
Cross-compliance standards for 2024 were published by DAERA last week in a document that spans 97 pages.
3 January 2024 Northern Ireland
Tillage Management: managing catch crops and upcoming events for your diary
Rain has dominated the forecast, but hopefully drier weather is on the way. There are plenty of events coming up in January.
3 January 2024 Husbandry