January 22, 2020
News

COWS updates its guide to parasite control

The Control of Worms Sustainably in cattle group (COWS) has released updated chapters of its technical guide to parasite control, at the Animal Health Distributors’ Association conference in Birmingham last week (Wednesday 15 January 2020). The new sections,…
January 17, 2020
CAREERS

Project Officer (Permanent Grassland)

The Northern Ireland Agricultural Research and Development Council (T/A AgriSearch), is a charitable organisation whose mission is to drive innovation and sustainability in ruminant livestock farming, as a trusted, valued conduit of knowledge and innovation…
December 30, 2019
CAREERS

Placement Student - Agricultural Research (Ruminant Livestock)

The Northern Ireland Agricultural Research and Development Council (T/A AgriSearch), is a charitable organisation whose mission is to drive innovation and sustainability in ruminant livestock farming, as a trusted, valued conduit of knowledge and innovation…
December 23, 2019
News

HAVE YOUR SAY ON DECISION SUPPORT TOOLS FOR PERMANENT GRASSLAND

AgriSearch and AFBI are continuing their series of farmer and industry workshops to review the existing provision of decision support tools for permanent grassland and to consider what further tools should be developed. This is being held as part of a…
December 08, 2019
News

AgriSearch to launch calf rearing booklet at the Winter Fair

Research results of real relevance to producers will be displayed and discussed on the AgriSearch stand at the Royal Ulster Winter Fair at the Eikon Complex, Balmoral Park Thurs, Dec, 12. Research topics featured on the stand will include calf rearing,…
October 21, 2019
News

Consider treating cattle at housing to get on top of liver fluke

With the National Animal Disease Information Service (NADIS) forecasting high risk of liver fluke in Scotland, northern England and North Wales, and cases now being seen south of these regions, parasite experts with the Control of Worms Sustainably (COWS)…

HAVE YOUR SAY ON DECISION SUPPORT TOOLS FOR PERMANENT GRASSLAND

Oct 15, 2019 News
AgriSearch and AFBI are holding a series of farmer and industry workshops to review the…

“FINISHING BEEF” EVENTS IN BALLYMENA AND MARKETHILL MARTS

Sep 03, 2019 News
“Finishing Beef” will be the title of two events targeted at beef farmers, that are being…

“FINISHING BEEF” EVENTS IN BALLYMENA AND MARKETHILL MARTS

Aug 29, 2019 News
“Finishing Beef” will be the title of two events targeted at beef farmers, that are being…

“LAMB FINISHING” EVENTS IN SWATRAGH AND HILLTOWN MARTS

Aug 27, 2019 News
“Lamb Finishing” will be the theme of two events targeted at sheep farmers, that are…

“FINISHING SHEEP” EVENTS IN SWATRAGH AND HILLTOWN MARTS

Aug 20, 2019 News
“Finishing Sheep” will be the title of two events targeted at sheep farmers, that are…

BEEF & SHEEP FINISHING EVENTS TO BE HELD

Aug 13, 2019 News
A series of events on beef and sheep finishing will be held in livestock markets across…