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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

Relaxation of Brucellosis controls positive step towards eradication
Ulster Farmers’ Union President Ian Marshall has said that he is pleased with the Agriculture Minister’s latest announcement regarding the relaxation   Read More.....
Created: 22/10/2014 14:54:04

The Ulster Farmers’ Union are extremely concerned by the decision taken by the European Commission recently to slash agriculture spending in the 2015 EU draft Budget and re-allocate it.   Read More.....
Created: 22/10/2014 14:53:12

Stark contrast between Government support in NI and ROI for Agri-Food industry growth
ollowing the long awaited publication of the NI Executive’s response to the Agri-Food Strategy Board’s ‘Going for Growth’ report, Ulster Farmers’ Union President Ian Marshall said: “It is good news that the Executive’s response has finally been officially signed off but it is very disappointing that it has taken nearly 18 months to get to this point.   Read More.....
Created: 17/10/2014 14:34:31

UFU comment on submission of NI Rural Development Programme 2014-2020 to EU Commission
The Ulster Farmers’ Union are pleased with the announcement that DARD has submitted the Northern Ireland Rural Development   Read More.....
Created: 17/10/2014 08:44:14