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UFU meet with Banks to discuss farmer cash flow concerns
The Ulster Farmers’ Union have met with Agriculture Minister Michelle O’Neill and representatives of the main banks to discuss the down   Read More.....
Created: 19/12/2014 10:54:02

UFU TO TAKE ACTION ON PIG MARKET DIFFICULTIES
The latter half of 2014 has proved to be a very stressful time for pig farmers in Northern Ireland. With continued price slippage due to external market forces adversely affecting the profitability of many farms, the Ulster Farmers’ Union is to take action to address   Read More.....
Created: 18/12/2014 15:32:29

UFU COMMENTS ON NEW NITRATES ACTION PROGRAMME
Following the agreement of Northern Ireland’s new four year Nitrates Action Programme with the EU Commission, Ulster Farmers’ Union President Ian Marshall   Read More.....
Created: 12/12/2014 10:05:08

UFU MEETS NIEA CHIEF EXECUTIVE
Representatives from the Ulster Farmers’ Union have met with NIEA Chief Executive Terry A’Hearn this week to discuss how NIEA operate with farmers and again highlight ongoing issues on the ground.   Read More.....
Created: 12/12/2014 10:03:49

Increased ABP disposal charges not justified
The Ulster Farmers’ Union has met with ABP to discuss their recent increase in waste disposal charges for cattle and has called the move ‘completely unjustified’. The UFU has also met with local renderers to discuss the current market outlook for the rendering sector.   Read More.....
Created: 11/12/2014 13:20:35

UFU meet EU Agriculture Commissioner Phil Hogan
Ulster Farmers’ Union President Ian Marshall and CEO Clarke Black travelled to Brussels this week to meet with recently appointed EU Commissioner for Agriculture Phil Hogan to discuss a range of important issues, including CAP implementation, currently facing farmers.   Read More.....
Created: 11/12/2014 12:48:36