Farming Life

Arrabawn milk supplies already reach growth levels anticipated for 2020

Farming News
Heather Smyth (2nd left) from Martys Baps, Lurgan and Lucy Smyth (2nd right) from Mr Bens, Lurgan are pictured at the launch of Harvesting Tomorrows Skills, a new collaborative  programme which aims to address the skills shortage across the food & drink sector. With Heather and Lucy are (from l-r): Harry Hamilton, Project Facilitator, NIFDA, Joanne McMullan, Invest NI, and Michael Bell, NIFDA.

Lurgan man spearheads group set to tackle job shortage in agri-food sector

Farming News

Slideshow: Elite Ayrshire cow rules supreme at Ballymena Show

Farming News
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Government must think seriously about farm and rural support after Brexit

Farming News

New record price of £1,845 in bullock ring at Omagh Mart

Market Reports

Sucklers sell to £1,700 and bullocks to £1,500 at Rathfriland Co-Op

Market Reports
Wendy Gray (Crop Protection Association), Tim McClelland (UFUs VI Strategy Board representative), Barclay Bell (UFU President) and Susie Hill (Chairperson of the Ulster Bee Keepers Association)

Ulster Beekeepers Host launch “BeeConnected” scheme

UFU Watch
Sharon Porter, Rosemary Hughes, Pat McKay, Jim Magill and Barbara Simms.

Diversification in focus at Armagh Down

UFU Watch

Flooding tops the agenda in Fermanagh

UFU Watch
Samuel wilson, 148 1.20, 148 1.10 6/7 and 148 1.10m winner

Hat-trick for Wilson at 2017 TRI Equestrian & Baileys Pony finals

Equestrian

Double delight for Jill and Hanne at Knockagh

Equestrian
Tug of war advanced winners: The winners of the 2017 Advanced tug of war competition, Derg Valley YFC, are pictured with Denise Rafferty from sponsor John Thompson and Sons Ltd and YFCU president James Speers

Tug of war finals at Balmoral

YFC
Pictured are the 12-14 age category winners in the YFCU floral art competition. From left-right: Third place winner, Erin Warden, Newtownards YFC, YFCU president James Speers, first place winner, Emma Mills, Randalstown YFC, Stephen McGill, commercial manager from sponsor, Tesco NI, and second place winner, James Johnston from Kesh YFC

YFCU floral art final at Balmoral 2017

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