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Serving the interests of Northern Ireland’s arable farmers, vegetable growers, processors and suppliers
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The Constitution of the Ulster Arable Society
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Annual Conference

Speaks on behalf of the Arable Sector to government and the EU

Promotes research important to the Arable and Horticulture sectors

Reciprocal membership with Irish Tillage and Land Use Society

Promotes communication and knowledge transfer between members
Activities of the Ulster Arable Society
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Useful web links for growers
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2019 UAS-CAFRE-UFU Arable Conference
15th January 2019
Theme - “What’s Around The Corner”
There will be a line up of top quality speakers  from Harper Adams, CAFRE, Teagasc, the RSPB and Cranfield university and a Keynote Address from Guy Smith, NFU Deputy President,
Put the date in your diary now!
Arable Conference organising committee  David Brown UFU, Leigh McClean CAFRE, Bruce Steele UAS, David Matthews UFU, Robin Bolton CAFRE and Richard Kane UAS.
The Ulster Arable Society recently handed over a cheque for £500 to the Northern Ireland Air Ambulance.  This was the amount raised by donations from those attending the UAS 2018 summer outing, along with other contributions from members.
Irish Tillage and Land Use Society Tillage Conference 6th December Clanard Court, Athy  10am to 5.30pm
Theme: Optimising Organic Manures in Tillage systems
Advance booking necessary
Email  Eugene Ryan at
USA Farming Internship Opportunity supported by the Ulster Arable Society
The ITLUS/UAS/Rosenbohm internship is also now open for applications until the 11th January, from young people who are over 20 and would be interested in working the USA for the 2019 season from March-December. Full details and application forms are on the ITLUS website. We would be keen to see applicants from Northern Ireland, and it is a great opportunity.