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18 September 2014 | News,Sheep,Supermarkets
Farmers concerned over lack of lamb promotion

NFU Cymru and Welsh sheep farmers said they were concerned that some retailers are still failing to back Welsh farming and are not giving Welsh lamb p...


12 September 2014 | News,Sheep,Supermarkets
Retailers urged to back British lamb

The National Farmers' Union have said retailers must do more to promote British lamb in its peak season. The NFU and British sheep farmers are con...


11 September 2014 | Dairy,News,Supermarkets
Dairy crisis meeting planned after price crash

In the wake of very gloomy times ahead for British dairy, Farmers for Action have organised a series of crisis meetings which senior figures in the NF...


EU suspends Russian trade ban emergency measures

The European Commission has today suspended the emergency market measures for perishable fruit and vegetable markets announced on August 18 in the wak...


Minister's back Food Crime Unit after horsemeat scandal

The UK is to have a Food Crime Unit to fight fraudulent food trade after the recommendations in the Elliott report, commissioned after the horse meat ...


4 September 2014 | News,Poultry,Supermarkets
German supermarkets demand return to GMO-free poultry

Germany’s top supermarkets have delivered a blow to the biotech industry by forcing the German poultry industry to return to the use of non-GMO feed. ...


Red Tractor joins food festival celebrations

Red Tractor Assurance (RTA) joined thousands of hungry festival goers last week as The Big Feastival opened its gates. Hosted by Alex James and Ja...


EU announces emergency support after Russian ban

The European Commission has announced today that it will open Private Storage Aid for butter, Skimmed Milk Powder (SMP) and certain cheeses in order t...


28 August 2014 | News,Produce,Supermarkets
NFU extends monitoring of Russian ban impact

NFU Scotland is to extend its regular monitoring of retail shop shelves to examine any impact that the Russian trade ban may have on prices or demand ...


25 August 2014 | Cattle,Finance,News,Supermarkets
Store cattle prices up, prime beef set to follow

The price store cattle are attracting at auction marts has improved by around £50 per animal over the last two weeks, according to reports from the Li...


Livestock farmers' 'confidence in jeopardy'

An excellent turnout of Monmouthshire livestock farmers attended an on-farm meeting held in Llansoy to raise their concerns on the future of the beef ...


Co-op announces £5m boost for producers

The Co-operative has announced a £5m boost for British farmers who supply its own-brand fresh meat, poultry and milk. The premiums will go to membe...


HCC boosts demand for Welsh Lamb

Hybu Cig Cymru - Meat Promotion Wales (HCC) - launches a new trade and consumer marketing campaign this September. The new catchline for the market...


15 August 2014 | Cattle,News,Supermarkets
Union slams retailers' short-term vision for beef

Scottish farmers’ share of the retail price of beef is at its lowest level for almost five years. Farmgate prices for beef cattle hit record levels...


Scottish lamb 'filling up shop shelves' ahead of campaign

With a major Scotch Lamb promotion due to be launched this month, NFU Scotland’s latest look at supermarket shelves has shown that they are finally st...



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12 September 2014 | Supermarkets
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15 July 2014 | Supermarkets
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24 March 2014 | Supermarkets
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17 March 2014 | Supermarkets
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20 January 2014 | Supermarkets
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17 December 2013 | Supermarkets
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