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Weekend weather: largely dry with outbreaks of rain on Sunday
Rachel Donovan
It will stay largely dry through the weekend and into next week, although some outbreaks of rain are expected on Sunday, according to Met Éireann.
11 January 2023 Northern Ireland
Opportunities for farmers in peatland restoration
Farmers must be rewarded for protecting this natural asset, writes David Wright.
4 January 2023 Sport
Cherishing the quiet moments in sport
While the the major finals and competitions grab the spotlight, the more quiet moments can tell us a lot about sport, writes Denis Hurley.
Peatland map to identify key areas for action
The mapping exercise will help to highlight areas of peatland in NI where restoration work will deliver a significant benefit.
4 January 2023 Northern Ireland
Farmers angry at Translink’s vegan adverts
Photos of the adverts by campaign group Go Vegan World have been shared widely on social media platforms and messaging services in recent days.
4 January 2023 Northern Ireland
BBC 1 Northern Ireland chef Paula McIntyre on Christmas dinner and food safety
Chef Paula McIntyre recalls the Christmases of her youth and gives tips on keeping everyone fed – and safe from potential food-borne illness – this festive season. Janine Kennedy writes
21 December 2022 News
This week in photos: widespread freezing conditions
Our top photos from the past week include farming through the cold snap, the live animal crib in Co Dublin and the 36th Royal Ulster Winter Fair in Co Antrim.
18 December 2022 News
Kicking off the European Champions Cup
With three South African teams now in the European Rugby Champions Cup, Denis Hurley weighs up the chances of an inter-provincial final.
7 December 2022 Sport
Northern Irish ice cream producers heading south with InterTradeIreland grant
Draynes Farm in Lisburn, Northern Ireland, have been dairying since the 1930s and - up to now - their business has grown organically, writes Janine Kennedy.
30 November 2022 Consumer
Finance key to peatland restoration suggests Murnion
A peatland mapping exercise in NI highlights areas in greatest need of restoration.
23 November 2022 Northern Ireland
Deadline approaching for Tier 1 grant scheme applications
Representatives from Countryside Services have outlined some of the key issues to note before the application window closes
2 November 2022 Northern Ireland
96% of farmers concerned over farm profitability
Some 1,513 farmers surveyed by the Irish Farmers Journal shared their views on farm profitability, incomes and future outlooks.
21 September 2022 News