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UFU meeting with Tesco a “mixed bag”
The Ulster Farmers’ Union has met with representatives from Tesco to discuss a range of issues including: the crisis situation facing Northern Ireland’s beef farmers; the retailer’s lamb procurement policy; concerns in relation to the potato and vegetable sectors; the pig meat price differential between Northern Ireland and Great Britain; and concerns in relation to the poultry sector.   Read More.....
Created: 18/09/2014 12:58:57

Agreement reached by Pig Industry Stakeholders to progress DNA testing of pigmeat products
The Ulster Farmers’ Union in conjunction with Pig ReGen and the Ulster Pork and Bacon Forum have agreed to progress with the introduction   Read More.....
Created: 16/09/2014 16:51:09

New awareness week to tackle PTO safety
The Farm Safety Partnership, in association with local farm machinery dealers, is launching a new ‘PTO Safety Week’ on Monday 22 September.   Read More.....
Created: 11/09/2014 15:36:04

UFU highlight seriousness of beef situation to NI Assembly Agriculture Committee
Ulster Farmers’ Union President Ian Marshall led a delegation of UFU representatives this week to meet with the NI Assembly Agriculture and Rural Development committee in order to highlight the serious situation facing beef farmers and to stress that more needs to be done to secure the future of Northern Ireland’s beef industry.   Read More.....
Created: 11/09/2014 15:27:23

UFU Welcome EU nomination of Phil Hogan as Agriculture Commissioner
Ulster Farmers’ Union President Ian Marshall has welcomed the selection of Phil Hogan as European Commissioner for Agriculture and Rural Development   Read More.....
Created: 10/09/2014 15:25:43

UFU Comment on HSENI Annual Report findings
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Created: 10/09/2014 11:44:19