Soils, resilience and profitability - Open meeting

Soils, resilience and profitability - Open meeting

Thursday, 20 September, 2018

The UFU Environment committee is hosting a free open meeting for all farmers, and anyone interested, in learning more about farming practices that can improve the environment while at the same time building resilience into farm businesses and increasing profitability on 20th September at the Glenavon Hotel at 7.30pm.

Speakers at the open meeting include Dr John Bailey, AFBI; Professor Jim McAdam, AFBI; and Dr Réamaí Mathers, Greenpine Consultants/ Woodland Trust. The three…

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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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Meet us at the mart

Meet us at the mart

Our future 'Meet us at the Mart' dates are

Wednesday 19th September - Kilrea Mart

Friday 21st September - Draperstown Mart 

Tuesday 25th September - Markethill Mart

Friday 28th September - Rathfriland Mart

 


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