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Supermarkets 'not profiting' from dairy crisis, says Morrisons

It's up to the milk processors to set the price paid to farmers, we are not profiting from the milk price cuts, Morrisons' Agricultural Manager Andrew...


Government food crime unit welcomed

The Scottish-based company which was at the forefront of food safety in the horsemeat scandal of 2012 has welcomed the Government's plan to set up a f...


UK beef and lamb flourishes in France

The beef and lamb division of the Agriculture & Horticulture Development Board (AHDB) showcased its innovative cuts at SIRHA in Lyon. SIRHA is Fra...


Veterinary association challenges government over non stun slaughter

The President of the British Veterinary Association (BVA) John Blackwell set out the organisation’s 2015 General Election manifesto, urging political ...


4 February 2015 | Dairy,News,Supermarkets
It's all about the customer, Tesco director tells farmers

“Customers care about where their food comes from, about animal welfare and the farmer who produces their food. But they are also looking for affordab...


30 January 2015 | Cattle,Dairy,Finance,News,Supermarkets
Dairy farmers need to 'move on from the moaning'

NFU Scotland's Milk Committee is calling for dairy producers from across the UK to pull together and take the positive story behind Scottish and Briti...


Scottish beef producers prepare for US visit

Preparations are being made as part of a visit by US inspectors in a bid to get Scottish red meat back onto the US market following a 25-year ban. ...


23 January 2015 | Dairy,News,Supermarkets
Procurement of Welsh dairy produce 'vital', FUW tells UK supermarkets

In the face of the current dairy crisis, the Farmers’ Union of Wales is once again calling on major UK supermarkets to commit to the procurement of We...


23 January 2015 | Meat Processing,News,Supermarkets
Welsh government criticised over non-stun slaughter

The Welsh government has been urged to end talks with a company that has been approved by the Food Standard's Agency to deliver non-stun slaughter. ...


20 January 2015 | Cattle,Dairy,News,Supermarkets
Fine supermarkets for low milk prices, MPs urge government

A group of MPs have urged the government to increase protection to dairy farmers who are increasingly vulnerable to fluctuations in prices. The rep...


20 January 2015 | Dairy,Finance,News,Supermarkets
Retail milk discounting 'totally unacceptable'

Many farming businesses are increasingly under threat from an ever growing competitive retail environment, NFU members were told at a recent meeting. ...


Falling prices and horsegate legacy 'boosting British pork'

The British pig industry is seeing a surge in demand for pork after the horsegate scandal has led to a period of recovery in the industry. The Nati...


Let's talk food and farming, says NFU Deputy President

Keep the Red Tractor for traceability and provenance, was the clear message by NFU Deputy President, Minette Batters, at the recent Anglesey NFU Cymru...


Tesco director to address NFU conference

Tesco Director of Agriculture, Tom Hind, will be guest speaker at the NFU Cymru Monmouthshire County Conference on Thursday, 22 January 2015. Held ...


2015: The year ahead for the beef market

2014 has been a “rocky old year” for the beef industry but better prices are on the cards for 2015 due to an expected shortage in cattle numbers. T...



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