August 20, 2019
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“FINISHING SHEEP” EVENTS IN SWATRAGH AND HILLTOWN MARTS

“Finishing Sheep” will be the title of two events targeted at sheep farmers, that are being organised by AFBI, CAFRE, AgriSearch and the Livestock and Meat Commission. The events will be held on Tuesday 3rd September 2019 in Swatragh Livestock Market and…
August 13, 2019
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BEEF & SHEEP FINISHING EVENTS TO BE HELD

A series of events on beef and sheep finishing will be held in livestock markets across Northern Ireland during early September. The events which are being jointly run by AFBI, CAFRE, AgriSearch and the LMC will cover a wide range of topics related to the…
August 06, 2019
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ENTRIES INVITED TO SUPER-G EUROPEAN GRASSLAND PHOTO COMPETITION

SUPER-G is a European project which involves 20 organisations in 14 different European countries aiming to develop sustainable permanent grassland systems that will be effective in optimising productivity, whilst supporting biodiversity. SUPER-G ¬are running…
July 14, 2019
Sam Boon (AHDB) speaking to a packed turnout at the recent “Breeding for Performance” event in Draperstown Livestock Market.
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EXCELLENT ATTENDANCE AT SHEEP BREEDING EVENT

Around 100 farmers attended the recent “Breeding for Performance” roadshow at Draperstown Livestock Market organised by AFBI, AgriSearch, CAFRE and LMC. Speakers at the event included Sam Boon (Signet); Dr Aurelie Aubry (AFBI), Dr Eileen McCloskey (CAFRE) and…
July 05, 2019
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“BREEDING FOR PERFORMANCE” SHEEP EVENT IN DRAPERSTOWN MART

This event is part of a series of Beef and Sheep events entitled ‘Future proofing Beef and Sheep farming’, organised during 2019 by AFBI, CAFRE, AgriSearch and the LMC. Each event focuses on one of three key topics under the control of the producer, with…
June 26, 2019
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"BREEDING FOR PERFORMANCE” SHEEP EVENT IN DRAPERSTOWN MART

Sheep breeding and flock health management will be the key focus at the upcoming “Breeding for Performance” event being organised by AFBI, CAFRE, AgriSearch and the LMC. This will be held on Tuesday 9th July at 7pm in Draperstown Livestock Market. The event…

AGRISEARCH TO SHOWCASE LATEST SHEEP RESEARCH

Jun 26, 2019 News
AgriSearch will be attending this year’s NSA Sheep NI event on 1st July 2019 at Ballymena…

EXCELLENT TURNOUT AT BREEDING FOR PERFORMANCE ROADSHOW

Jun 04, 2019 News
Dr Francis Lively (AFBI) speaking at the recent “Breeding for Performance” event at Ballymena Livestock Market
Around 200 farmers attended the recent “Breeding for Performance” roadshows at Ballymena…

LEADING BEEF SCIENTIST TO SPEAK AT MART EVENTS

May 21, 2019 News
Professor David Kenny An internationally renowned beef scientist from Teagasc will speak…

BENEFITS OF GRASS BUDGETING HIGHLIGHTED AT GRASSCHECK DAIRY FARM WALKS

May 20, 2019 News
The benefits of grass measuring were highlighted at recent GrassCheck dairy farm walks…

“BREEDING FOR PERFORMANCE” BEEF EVENTS IN BALLYMENA AND CLOGHER MARTS

May 14, 2019 News
Francis Lively (AFBI) and Graeme Campbell (CAFRE) discussing the forthcoming “Breeding for Performance” events on 28th & 29th May
“Breeding for Performance” will be the title of two events targeted at beef farmers, that…

OPPORTUNITY TO JOIN AGRISEARCH COMMITTEE

May 01, 2019 News
The farmer funded research body, AgriSearch is inviting forward looking farmers to join…