Farming Life

Pigs (Honker does tricks) need rehomed urgently

Farming News
Pictured at the Annual General Meeting of Lakeland Dairies are (l-r) Colin Kelso, Vice-Chairman; Alo Duffy, Chairman; Michael Hanley, Group Chief Executive and Peter Sheridan, Chief Financial Officer. 25th April 2018

Lakeland’s operating profit doubles to £14.9m

Farming News
European bidders turned out in force again (despite the weather) for the recent three-day sale in Leeds (April 11th-13th) organised by Euro Auctions, leading auctioneers of used industrial plant, construction machinery and agricultural equipment

Euro Auctions reports huge European bidder turnout despite appalling weather

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Shannon Airport’s 1,200 plus bales despatched to farmers

Farming News

New wool scheme launched for first time sheep farmers

Farming News

EU move to suspend imports from 20 Brazilian meat plants supported

Farming News

92% of Northern Ireland haven’t encountered female electrician, plumber or builder

Farming News

DAERA urges farmers to submit online Single Applications as soon as possible

Farming News

Markethill Mart: Top price of £3,050 paid for calved second calver

Market Reports
Absolute Justesse, 6,000gns

6,000gns Absolute Justesse leads Newark Limousin Day sale

Market Reports

Saintfield Mart: Hoggets sell to a top price of £125

Market Reports
Robert Calvin, group manager, Damian McCloskey, County Antrim group chairman, Judith Pyper, office manager

North Antrim to mark UFU centenary at Galgorm

UFU Watch
Group members enjoying the NE Armagh afternoon tea event.

Dinner and farm visit marks start of year for NE Armagh

UFU Watch

Laurel View plays host to Easter “Egg-stravganza

Equestrian

Midweek showjumping proves popular as final night draws near

Equestrian
YFCU presidential team (left to right): Peter Alexander, YFCU vice president, Andrew Patton, YFCU vice president Stuart Mills, YFCU vice president, Zita Blair, YFCU deputy president, James Speers, YFCU president and William Beattie, YFCU vice president, pictured at the 2018 YFCU AGM and conference held at the Armagh City Hotel

YFCU 2018 AGM and conference

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YFCU members pictured at the Co Antrim dairy stock judging heat, sponsored by Ulster Bank along with Martin Convery, Ulster Bank representative

Dairy stock judging results for Co Antrim heat revealed

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Young Farmers’ Clubs of Ulster one act performances begin

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