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Ulster Grassland Society Events

Ulster Grassland Events 23 Jan 2018

Annual Conference 2018

The 59th Annual Conference of the Ulster Grassland Society took place at the Chimney Corner hotel, Mallusk, on 23rd January...

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Ulster Grassland Events 20 Apr 2017

2017 Spring Farm Visit to Philip and David Clarke, Augher

UGS visit Tyrone spring calving dairy herd Tyrone dairy farmer Philip Clarke and his son David host a farm walk...

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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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