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Wool flooring award winners put quality and design in the spotlight

Farming News
Smaller quantities of lime have been applied to agricultural fields of England and Wales in recent years which may have contributed to an increase in soil acidity that we report in our study. Agricultural lime helps to neutralise the various sources of acidity in the soil. Photo courtesy of Rothamsted Research

Data farming provides insights on soil fertility

Farming News

Enniskillen Mart: Lightweights sold to £910 for 334kg

Market Reports

Armoy Mart: Fat hoggets sell to £93 and fat ewes to £94

Market Reports

Outstanding sale at Draperstown (Richard Beattie) Mart

Market Reports

Gortin Mart: Sharp trade for store lambs and breeding stock

Market Reports

Markethill Mart: Very firm trade for all types of sheep

Market Reports
Barclay Bell's farm, Rathfriland.

UFU calls for full import ban on Brazilian meat

UFU Watch 1

Irish Farmers’ Association launches Brexit paper

UFU Watch
James Allen with George Hamilton, Rodney Noble, Marcus Grey and David Oliver.

Rodney re-elected as chairman of North Fermanagh Group

UFU Watch

European Parliament wants tougher penalties for mistreatment of horses

Equestrian

Friday start for showjumping at Ecclesville

Equestrian
Members of Finvoy Young Farmers' Club who took part in YFCU arts festival

It has been a busy start to the year for Finvoy YFC

YFC
Lynne Montgomery (secretary), Diane Smyth (club president), Pippa Moore, Robert Moore (guest speaker), Gordon Crockett (club leader), Emma Montgomery (PRO) and Joel Eakin (treasurer)

City of Derry YFC annual dinner dance and prize distribution

YFC
Members of Spa YFC are looking forward to their annual parents' night at Edengrove Church Hall, 15 Dromore Road, Ballynahinch, BT24 8AY on Tuesday, April 4.

Spa YFC to hold annual parents’ night

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