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21 May 2015 | Arable,Cereal,Crops,News,NFU
Farmers urged to take part in rural crime survey

Farmers are being urged to take part in a new survey aimed at assessing policing and the problem of crime in rural areas. The National Rural Crime ...


BPS 'will affect every farmer in Wales' as meeting called

NFU Cymru is inviting its members in Glamorgan to a county meeting to discuss the new proposals for the Welsh Government Basic Payment Scheme (BPS) se...


20 May 2015 | Arable,Cereal,Crops,News,NFU
'Serious concerns' remain over farm payment mapping

The NFU says it still has serious concerns over the need for farmers to record previously unmapped permanent ineligible features as part of their Basi...


19 May 2015 | News,NFU
NFU and AHDB meet: 'Excellent opportunity to discuss way forward for Scottish farmers'

Using statutory levy funds to drive a profitable and efficient farming sector was the focus of the first face-to-face meeting between NFU Scotland and...


19 May 2015 | Arable,Cereal,CLA,Crops,News,NFU
Farming groups urge Ministers to boost rural business

Farming groups have informed Ministers how they can provide a much needed boost to the rural economy as part of its ‘first 100 days’ as a majority Gov...


19 May 2015 | Arable,Cereal,Crops,News,NFU
New MPs must back plans to reverse 'burdensome regulation,' NFU urges

The British agriculture industry will work with Government on its plan to grow more, buy more and sell more British food at home and abroad, the NFU h...


13 May 2015 | Dairy,Finance,News,NFU
Turnaround plan needed as Scottish milk suppliers see price cuts

NFU Scotland has met with dairy co-operative First Milk to discuss the company’s plans for turning around its business. Faced with exposure to fall...


13 May 2015 | Arable,Cereal,Crops,News,NFU
CAP simplification 'lacks ambition', farmers warn

CAP simplification was high on the agenda at Commission meetings on Rural Development held in Brussels recently. Agricultural representatives from...


12 May 2015 | News,NFU
Everything in the hills starts with farmers

A sustainable hill farm lies at the very heart of the uplands of England and Wales. That will be the message from the chairman of the NFU’s Uplands Gr...


12 May 2015 | News,NFU
NFU and industry leaders urge new Government to make food and farming a priority

Industry leaders have been brought together by the NFU to discuss the need for food and farming to be firmly high up on the new Conservative Governmen...


11 May 2015 | Appointments,News,NFU
Truss re-appointed as Defra Secretary – NFU reaction

NFU President Meurig Raymond said: “We look forward to working with Liz Truss in her continued capacity as Defra Secretary as we have done for the las...


11 May 2015 | News,NFU
BPS consultation discussions at Mid-Gwynedd county meeting

NFU Cymru is inviting its members in Mid-gwynedd to a county meeting to discuss the new proposals for the Welsh Government Basic Payment Scheme set ou...


11 May 2015 | News,NFU
New Government should set positive agenda for food and farming

The NFU looks forward to working with the new government to shape and implement their food and farming manifesto pledges. The new Government comes ...


6 May 2015 | News,NFU
NFU survey shows work still to do on BPS applications

A new survey reveals that as we enter the month of May when most farmers should be submitting BPS forms in earnest there is a worryingly widespread la...


4 May 2015 | Cattle,Dairy,News,NFU
First Milk announcement brings 'no comfort' to farmers

First Milk recently announced further milk price cuts for some of their members. Hardest hit will be the liquid milk or balancing suppliers who will s...



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Truss re-appointed as Defra Secretary – ...

NFU President Meurig Raymond said: “We look forward to working with Liz Tru...


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NFU urges DfT to consider UK economy as ...

In light of recent EU legislation changes affecting biofuel production, the...


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NFU rejects re-nationalising decision-ma...

The NFU is extremely concerned by the European Commission’s proposal to re-...


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Rural crime declining, 'but no time for ...

There has been a decline in rural crimes such as vehicle and livestock thef...


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NFU urging retailers to adopt more home-...

Supermarkets in Scotland have been working to extend the season and build t...


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