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UFU calls on Minister to consider exemptions for hedgecutting closed period
The Ulster Farmers’ Union has called on Agriculture Minister Michelle O’Neill to consider introducing exemptions to Northern Ireland’s   Read More.....
Created: 30/10/2014 15:07:02

UFU – “Negotiate hard to maximise returns”
Ulster Farmers’ Union Beef and Lamb Chairman Robert Davidson is encouraging producers to negotiate hard and price around when marketing their livestock in order to maximise   Read More.....
Created: 30/10/2014 11:41:36

Dairy industry’s difficulties set to continue but talk of market collapse irresponsible - UFU
The Ulster Farmers’ Union has outlined its concerns about the present difficulties being experienced by dairy farmers due to poor world   Read More.....
Created: 29/10/2014 15:19:02

Strong consumer demand for in-season quality local potatoes
Ulster Farmers’ Union Potato Committee Chairman Adrian Jamison says that a strong demand exists for in-season locally produced potatoes and   Read More.....
Created: 29/10/2014 15:17:54

UFU Chief Executive announces retirement
The Ulster Farmers’ Union Chief Executive, Clarke Black, has announced that he will retire from the organisation at the UFU’s AGM in April 2015. Clarke’s decision to retire follows after nearly 13 years of dedicated service to the UFU and 40 years of working in Northern Ireland’s agriculture industry.   Read More.....
Created: 23/10/2014 09:50:31

UFU on EU Commission Group to discuss CAP Direct Payments and Greening
Ulster Farmers’ Union Policy Director Wesley Aston will travel to Brussels today (Thursday 23rd October) to participate in the EU Commission’s Civil Dialogue Group   Read More.....
Created: 23/10/2014 09:01:26