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To celebrate the quality and taste of the Welsh food that farmers produce, NFU Cymru is holding an event tomorrow with Assembly Members in the Senedd in Cardiff Bay. Stephen James, NFU Cymru President said, “Wales is home to a very diverse range of high quality produce, that we, as farmers and food producers, are rightly proud of. We will explain to Assembly Members tomorrow how there is tremendous potential to grow the market for what we prod...





AHDB to organic farmers: get a true picture of your business

On July 7 2015, AHDB Cereals and Oilseeds will be at the National Organic Combinable Crops event 2015 (NOCC15) in Suffolk to discuss how organic farme...


NFU Cymru celebrates Welsh Food in the Senedd

To celebrate the quality and taste of the Welsh food that farmers produce, NFU Cymru is holding an event tomorrow with Assembly Members in the Senedd ...


22 June 2015 | Finance,News,Organic
Improved payments for organic farming

Farmers wishing to produce to organic standards in England can now take advantage of new funding opportunities. Defra has announced the details of it...


Simplification plans should get UK farmers 'back to producing food'

The NFU urged Europe’s leading farm official to use his plans for simplification as an opportunity to get the UK's farmers back to the job of producin...


18 June 2015 | News,Organic,Shows and Events
Vision for organic farming to be debated at top industry event

Organic agriculture must be given support to continue to develop and innovate if it is to be a model for sustainable food and farming across Europe, d...


18 June 2015 | News,Organic
Organic Farmer forges fresh links at government level

When Scottish organic farmer Chris Walton became more involved this year with Soil Association Scotland he discovered a wealth of opportunity to influ...


Livestock Event: The Feed Science Forums

A series of Feed Science Forums designed to offer practical science based advice to all farmers as well as for consultants and feed advisors will be h...


26 May 2015 | News,Organic
Discovering new routes to an organic market

Langford Farm on the edge of the Chew Valley near Bristol has turned its business around to create an innovative organic meat box service. Charlie and...


UK not self-sufficient in food production as government report encourages action

Farmers have said they are 'pleased' that the government has recognised the strong desire to secure the long-term future of food production in the UK....


19 March 2015 | News,Organic,Produce,Supermarkets
WWF calls for sustainable food system for Europe

WWF today calls on the European Commission to develop a clear plan for a healthy and climate friendly European food system by 2030, in collaboration w...


The Budget 2015: A Farmer's Budget?

“In the run up to the Budget 2015 most commentators were predicting that there would be very little by way of new announcements, and that it would be ...


Price war drives grocery deflation to record low

The latest grocery share figures published today show that price competition between the supermarkets continues to impact the market. Fraser McKevi...


Grants will offer farmers and land owners 'real opportunities'

With the start of March comes the opening of the window for the new 2015 Countryside Productivity Scheme (CPS). With the recent changes to the CA...


24 February 2015 | Finance,News,Organic,Supermarkets
Organic market going strong amid tumbling food prices

Sales of organic products increased by 4% in 2014 amidst a significant reduction was seed in both food prices and food spending. Shoppers spent an ...


Put profits first, farmers urged

Farmers are being encouraged to think about their profits as a new report reveals they could be at risk. The latest Farm Business Income Forecast f...



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