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Ulster Grassland Society Events

Ulster Grassland Events 20 Aug 2013

2013 Summer Visit to William Fleck’s farm, Broughshane

A large crowd from a wide area visited ther farm and were most impressed with the performance from grass wghich...

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Ulster Grassland Events 8 May 2013

2013 Spring Visit to Roy Harpur & Sons, Bessbrook

Roy Harpur, who farms with his sons David and Robert, hosted a visit for members for the Ulster Grassland Society...

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Ulster Grassland Events 25 Jan 2013

Annual Conference 2013

This year’s Ulster Grassland Society (UGS) Annual Meeting saw CAFRE’s Ian McCluggage taking over the reins as President with Greyabbbey...

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Ulster Grassland Events 20 Sep 2012

2012 Autumn Meeting to the Sheep farm of Roger and Hilary Bell, Kells

Obtaining the highest possible flock performance levels was the clear focus of the UGS (Ulster Grassland Society) Autumn Farm Walk,...

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Ulster Grassland Events 19 Jul 2012

2012 Student visit to David & Alan Wallace, Templepatrick

A group of 80 CAFRE students and YFCU members gained a unique insight into the work of the Ulster Grassland...

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Ulster Grassland Events 15 Jul 2012

2012 Summer visit to Sam Chesney’s Beef Farm, Kircubbin

Sam Chesney runs a 150 Limousin suckler cow herd, bred to Limousin and Belgian Blue bulls, on 77ha (190 acres)...

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Ulster Grassland Events 30 May 2012

2012 Greenmount Grassland Event

Hundreds of farmers from across Northern Ireland attended the Greenmount Centenary Grassland Open Day, held in conjunction with the Ulster...

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Ulster Grassland Events 7 Mar 2012

2012 Spring Visit to Robert Bryson’s Farm, Loughbrickland

“Milk output from grazed grass amounted to 2732 litres per cow last year,” Robert told the visiting group. Concentrate feeding...

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Ulster Grassland Events 31 Jan 2012

Annual Conference 2012

The 2012 Annual Conference took place on Tuesday 31st January 2012 at the RUAS Conference Centre, Balmoral and was attended...

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