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Ulster Grassland Society Events

Ulster Grassland Events 24 Jan 2017

Annual Conference 2017

‘Investing in grassland produces returns’ was the recurring theme of the speakers at the recent annual Ulster Grassland Society’s Conference at...

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Ulster Grassland Events 20 Apr 2016

2016 Spring Visit to Cathal Cunningham, Omagh

Large turnout at UGS spring visit to Omagh – regardless of weather! The wintry conditions of hail showers did not...

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Ulster Grassland Events 26 Jan 2016

Annual Conference 2016

The 2106 UGS Annual Conference took place at a new venue, the Dunsilly Hotel Antrim on Tuesday 26th January. The...

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Ulster Grassland Events 5 May 2015

2015 spring visit to Pat Lavery, Portadown

The Ulster Grassland Society’s spring meeting was a visit to the dairy farm of Pat Lavery. A very wet morning did...

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Ulster Grassland Events 20 Apr 2015

2015 Summer Beef/Sheep Visit to John Egerton, Rosslea

Rosslea suckler beef and sheep farmer John Egerton hosted an extremely successful farm walk for members for the Ulster Grassland...

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Ulster Grassland Events 27 Jan 2015

Annual Conference 2015

Newly elected UGS President David Johnston set the scene by highlighting that unlike much of Europe, grass yield in NI...

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Ulster Grassland Events 29 Oct 2014

2014 dairy autumn visit to Harold Johnston & Sons, Ahoghill

The Ulster Grassland Society’s autumn dairy meeting was a visit to the dairy farm of Harold Johnston, Ballybollen House, 5...

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Ulster Grassland Events 16 Sep 2014

2014 autumn Visit to John & Jonathan Carson, Downpatrick

The 2014 autumn beef visit was to the farm of John and Jonathan Carson,  54 Ballyculter Road,  Downpatrick,  Co Down, BT30 7BD on Tuesday evening, 16th...

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Ulster Grassland Events 19 Jun 2014

2014 Summer Visit to Dean & Jim Wright, Portadown

Father and son team Jim and Dean Wright hosted a visit to their Co Armagh dairy farm for members of...

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