Nutrients Action Programme - Training for Contractors

Nutrients Action Programme - Training for Contractors

As you may be aware, DAERA have introduced a number of changes to the Nutrients Action Programme (NAP).  In January 2020, the Ulster Farmers’ Union held a meeting for contractors to discuss these changes and at this meeting it was agreed that the UFU should facilitate training for contractors and their employees.  Due to COVID-19, this was not progressed however this has since been developed.   


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Beef Webinar Series 2021: Solutions to deliver sustainable beef production

Beef Webinar Series 2021: Solutions to deliver sustainable beef production

Agri-Food and Biosciences Institute (AFBI), College of Agriculture, Food and Rural Enterprise (CAFRE), Livestock and Meat Commission (LMC), Northern Ireland Meat Export Association (NIMEA), National Beef Association (NBA) and Ulster Farmers’ Union (UFU) have joined forces to deliver a series of beef webinars with a focus on sustainable beef farming for the future. The four webinars are specifically tailored for farmers and will focus on solutions that can be employed to further increase…

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UFU Training Division - training dates

UFU Training Division - training dates

The Ulster Farmers' Union has officially launched an in-house training division with courses designed specifically to help members in the day-to-day running of their farms. UFU members will save 20 per cent by doing this course through the UFU training division.

Four courses are on offer initially:

  • Safe use of pesticides
  • Boom Sprayer (please note - Safe use of pesticides must be completed before booking this course)
  • Hand held Applicator (please…

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