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Origin Enterprises revenue drops 21% as bad weather hits performance
Lorcan Roche Kelly
Sales at the agri-services group were also lower due to the drop in fertiliser prices.
Price cuts of £20/t for nitrogen fertiliser
There has been marked cuts to fertiliser prices in NI with cuts of £20/t applied to CAN.
15 May 2024 News
Fertiliser suppliers' profits jumped 160% when prices soared in 2022
Companies boosted earnings by holding percentage gross margins steady.
Grass issues and winter feed dominate discussion
Difficulties with grass and grazing didn’t end when the weather improved in late April and farmers are still encountering plenty of challenges, particularly around silage stocks, writes Aidan Brennan.
15 May 2024 Grass & feeding
Fertiliser flying out during dry spell
CAN and urea appear to be around €30/t to €40/t cheaper in border counties.
24 April 2024 News
Fertiliser prices ease as sales increase
Fertiliser prices have seen significant discounts being applied, helping to boost sales going into April
3 April 2024 Northern Ireland
Fertiliser prices hold steady as demand picks up
Over the next six to eight weeks, fertiliser importers maintain that prices will remain the same.
3 April 2024 News
Prioritising fertiliser to get grass moving
Above normal winter temperatures supported relatively positive winter grass growth but fertiliser will now be required to drive on spring grass growth.
13 March 2024 Grass & feeding
Origin Enterprise sees profits fall as challenging weather hits planting
The correction in global feed and fertiliser prices saw revenues plunge in the period.
5 March 2024 News
Farm bodies wary on Kerry's fertiliser deal
The novel tie up will see Grassland Agro supply close to 100,000 tonnes of fertiliser to Kerry Agribusiness.
28 February 2024 News
Sheep Management: fertiliser considerations, scratching sheep and SIS details
An investment in fertiliser to boost grass growth is more economical and labour beneficial than supplementing ewes and lambs in early lactation.
28 February 2024 Management
Slump in fertiliser sales runs into March
Agri merchants continue to report low levels of buying interest in fertiliser across NI.
28 February 2024 Northern Ireland