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Tillage
Record €700m harvest in heatwave
Andy Doyle
The 2022 harvest will be worth €170m more than last year, and is the earliest in nearly 40 years.
10 August 2022 Northern Ireland
NI shows complete first year since COVID
The two-year interruption affected local shows financially, although a £200,000 aid package from DAERA has been well received.
NI Sheep Programme: replacement selection – EID coming to the fore
Programme adviser Senan White gives an outlined to how some of the programme farmers have begun selecting their potential flock replacements this year.
Lime usage hits record high in NI
The total value of lime purchases in Northern Ireland came to £8m during 2021, which is a 19% increase on the year previous.
6 July 2022 Northern Ireland
Help required for technology research survey
Improving the ability to research broad topics like technology would ultimately help the development of potentially useful digital tools in the future.
30 May 2022 Crops
Watch: 1.2t bullock sells for £3,000 at Keady Mart
The blue cross bullock was sold by James Waugh from Portadown in Co Armagh.
16 May 2022 News
Seven-day timeline to submit BEEP-S weights
From 1 May 2022, weight records must be submitted under the programme within seven days of weighing.
13 May 2022 Management
NI farmers using spreadsheets for digital VAT
Since April 2019, most farm businesses have had to keep digital VAT records and submit returns to HMRC through a digital link.
27 April 2022 Northern Ireland
Beef finisher disputes DAERA evidence in court
The third day of evidence in a case involving issues with cattle identification and movement heard the case for the defence.
30 March 2022 News
Top tips for understanding CellCheck reports
Michelle McGrath, assistant programme manager for CellCheck in Animal Health Ireland, outlines the steps involved in interpreting CellCheck reports.
23 February 2022 Breeding & health