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No softening of fertiliser prices yet
Rachel Donovan
There is low activity at all levels of the fertiliser chain right up from farmer demand to importers moving to buy stock. Noel Bardon and Rachel Donovan report.
1 February 2023 Pedigree
Sixteen breed societies to gather for Pedigree Breeders Council Awards
Shanon Kinahan previews the Pedigree Breeders Council awards which are set to take place this Friday 3 February.
1 February 2023 Markets
MartBids Database: roaring ringside trade continues
The positive beef market continues to deliver big prices in marts across the country, with large cow numbers as sellers make the most of the trade.
Northern Ireland diary of events
Shows, sales and events happening across the NI agri-food industry over the next week.
1 February 2023 Northern Ireland
Camera at the Mart: tremendous trade in Tullow for first fatstock of year
Shanon Kinahan reports from the annual spring bullock fatstock show and sale in Tullow.
1 February 2023 Markets
In pictures: brisk trade in Baltinglass for annual Bullock sale
There was plenty quality cattle on offer at the 48th annual bullock show and sale in Baltinglass Mart.
28 January 2023 Markets
Fertiliser companies slow to cut prices
Price quotes on nitrogen fertiliser shows little sign of movement in the short term.
25 January 2023 Northern Ireland
Star of the show scoops 23,000gns at Borderway
Harelaw Star set a new female breed record at the British Blue special January show and sale in Borderway. Shanon Kinahan reports.
25 January 2023 Pedigree
Northern Ireland diary of events
Shows, sales and events happening across the NI agri-food industry over the next week.
25 January 2023 Northern Ireland
MartBids Database: cows up €300/head on January 2022
The average price for dry cows has increased 46c/kg compared with January last year, as the demand for manufacturing continues to outstrip supply.
25 January 2023 Markets
Interest rate increases are starting to hit bottom lines
Farmers need to be aware of increases in the cost of credit sales
25 January 2023 News
European organic sales rise but Germans row back
The European Commission has published its latest analysis on the expansion of organic production and consumption in recent years.
24 January 2023 News