December 02, 2021
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AGRISEARCH BOARD WELCOMES NEW FACES

AgriSearch, the farmer-funded research and innovation body, has announced the appointment of Professor Gerry Boyle, Norman McMordie and Ian McCluggage to its Board of Trustees. Professor Boyle recently retired as Director of Teagasc. He led that organisation…
November 15, 2021
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AGRISEARCH PUBLISH RESULTS OF ON-FARM FEED-TO-YIELD STUDY

AgriSearch have published a booklet summarising the results of a study which examined cows performance within feed-to-yield systems on 30 dairy farms from across Northern Ireland. The study was carried out by AFBI and funded by the Department of Agriculture,…
November 09, 2021
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AGRISEARCH WELCOMES THE SOIL NUTRIENT HEALTH SCHEME

AgriSearch has welcomed the recent announcement by DAERA Minister Edwin Poots MLA launching the Soil Nutrient Health Scheme for Northern Ireland. AgriSearch Chairman Seamus McCaffrey said, “Healthy soil is the foundation on which all agricultural systems…
October 26, 2021
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GRASSCHECK COMES TO A CLOSE FOR 2021

This week’s GrassCheck bulletin is the final one for 2021. Recent years have seen grass growth deviating considerably from the season average and 2021 was certainly no exception. At the start of the season grass growth was very slow due to the cold and dry…