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NI Agricultural Show dates

April 22, 2017 // 0 Comments

With the countdown on to Balmoral in just a couple of weeks time, Farm Gazette is planning ahead!   Below are the dates of this years Agri shows.   Wednesday 10th – Saturday 13th May 2017 BALMORAL SHOW Friday 26 th – Saturday 27th May (Read More)

Only the best at Glenross

March 6, 2017 // 0 Comments

TEXEL tups are top of the NI terminal sire league table so producing ‘practical’ rams is the aim of Larne, Co Antrim pedigree breeder Nigel Ross. When still at school Nigel became involved in Texel breeding with his uncle Raymond Hall, who later (Read More)

Harper Adams lambing trials

February 28, 2017 // 0 Comments

TRIALS at Harper Adams, the nation’s premier agricultural university college, and on farms UK wide produced good news for lambers.  Lambs started on Volostrum from Volac performed as well as those able to suckler their mother or hand fed (Read More)

Lambs dumped near Ballymoney

February 21, 2017 // 0 Comments

The Garry Forest near Ballymoney Four new-born lambs have been dumped at a forest near Ballymoney. The lambs were discovered by a local man out walking at the Garry Forest on the Conagher Road on Monday morning. The animals had been placed in bags (Read More)

Balmoral Show 2017 countdown

February 11, 2017 // 0 Comments

Looking four-ward to a four day Balmoral Show in 2017 is Colin McDonald, RUAS Chief Executive, Richard Donnan, Ulster Bank’s Head of Northern Ireland, Rhonda Geary, Operations Director, Balmoral Show and Cormac McKervey, Ulster Bank Senior (Read More)