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19 November 2014 | Cattle,News,Produce,Supermarkets
UK beef farmers 'should be in bullish mood'

British beef farmers should be in 'bullish mood' after the famous French butcher Yves-Marie le Bourdonnec, declared that British breeds were a cut abo...


17 November 2014 | Cattle,Finance,News,Supermarkets
Firmer beef prices next year, report says

UK beef prices should firm up next year amid tighter supplies, according to the latest forecasts from EBLEX. The latest outlook for the UK beef mar...


13 November 2014 | News,Sheep,Supermarkets
Proceed with caution on new labelling laws, NSA urges

The National Sheep Association (NSA) welcomes the concept of new meat labelling laws that differentiate between animals that are stunned at slaughter ...


10 November 2014 | Cattle,Finance,News,Supermarkets
Irish beef protests intensify over UK price gap

Speaking in Clonee, Co Meath this afternoon at the beginning of IFA’s nationwide 48-hour beef protest, IFA President Eddie Downey said the refusal of ...


3 November 2014 | News,Produce,Supermarkets
Supermarket competition on prices 'risks quality'

As retailers continue to participate in a highly competitive race to the bottom in price wars, industry experts have warned that food quality may be j...


Parents say schools should serve more British food

Parents want to see more British food served up in schools and more lessons on food and farming, according to a new NFU survey. A YouGov poll comm...


Organic market continues to boom

Proving small changes can add up to a big difference, new Nielsen figures released today show sales of organic products in excess of a staggering £100...


31 October 2014 | Dairy,News,Supermarkets
Dairy Crest recalls milk on contamination fears

Dairy Crest Ltd has recalled certain date codes of Morrisons and Supervalu from Budgens Whole British Milk on a precautionary basis, because the produ...


Irish beef farmers 'have had enough' as they begin protests

Irish beef farmers are set to protest the prices they are being paid for their cattle, arguing that they are well below the UK and EU averages. IFA...


Supermarket price battles causing 'grocery deflation'

The grocery market is entering deflation as new share figures released today show that like-for-like prices have declined. Fraser McKevitt, head of...


21 October 2014 | Dairy,Finance,News,Supermarkets
NFU urges retailers over falling milk prices

With mounting concern over the falling milk price on global markets, NFU dairy board chairman Rob Harrison has issued a call to retailers both in the ...


British food production 'under threat', says new report

The availability of iconic British foods could be drastically reduced according to an independent report released today. The report, commissioned b...


Why is the price of milk falling?

British consumers say they want to back dairy farmers after learning that the price they are paid has dropped significantly in the past few months. Bu...


14 October 2014 | Dairy,News,NFU,Supermarkets
Retailers 'taking advantage of dairy volatility' - NFU

Dairy farming businesses are feeling the pain following a downturn in global dairy commodity prices being translated into damaging farmgate price cuts...


Morrisons search for more Beef Shorthorn

The search is on for more Beef Shorthorn sired cattle with a 30p/kg premium at stake to meet with demand from Morrisons for its Traditional Beef Schem...



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2 March 2015
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12 September 2014 | Supermarkets
Retailers urged to back British lamb

Retailers urged to back British lamb

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11 September 2014 | Supermarkets
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8 August 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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