Farming industry appointment news around the UK

15 September 2020

Rugby referee Nigel Owens appointed new NFYFC president

27 August 2020

Young farmers voted to elect TV presenter

Five beef and lamb farms needed for AHDB programme

21 August 2020

Five new farms needed for this year

Nominations open for two prestigious potato industry awards

13 August 2020

Awards for outstanding individuals in potato sector

Further appointees to new ruminant health and welfare group

10 August 2020

Two further leadership appointments made

Eleven young farmers appointed NFU's new ambassadors

28 July 2020

New group of student ambassadors unveiled

Guy Smith appointed new Red Tractor Crops Sector chair

24 July 2020

Former NFU deputy president joins Red Tractor

Noble Foods names Duncan Everett as new CEO

3 July 2020

Everett joins UK's largest egg producer

Hill farmer elected to lead Yorkshire Dales National Park

1 July 2020

'Nature friendly' upland farmer elected

Nominations sought for 2020 women in dairy award

12 June 2020

Award celebrates achievements of women

Seven new farms join AHDB's Farm Excellence programme

12 June 2020

The monitor farms will share best practice

Coronavirus: Farming union proposes 'truly novel' drive-in AGM

8 June 2020

The plan would involve cars and large screens

Welsh farmer appointed First Milk's new director

28 May 2020

Mike Smith succeeds Jim Baird as director

Scottish farmer wins Holstein lifetime achievement award

12 May 2020

Jack Brewster announced the 2020 winner

Young farmers needed for NFU Ambassador Programme 2020

1 May 2020

Applications are now open for 2020

12,000 acre hill farm appoints young farmer as new manager

13 April 2020

New farm manager breaks the mould

Luke Pollard retains role as shadow Defra Secretary

10 April 2020

MP returns as shadow Environment Secretary

New CEO of farming co-operative Fram Farmers

25 March 2020

Suffolk-based co-op announces new CEO

AHDB announces first strategic cereal farm for Scotland

24 March 2020

Scottish Arable Farm of the Year finalist selected

Nicholas Saphir appointed new AHDB chairman

11 March 2020

He will take the role from 1 April

Minette Batters re-elected NFU president for further two years

27 February 2020

Wiltshire beef farmer re-elected union president

High-profile Leicestershire farmer honoured for industry dedication

27 February 2020

Joe Stanley was presented this year's NFU award

New NFYFC chairman promises 'year of change'

17 February 2020

Youth organisation develops new strategy

MP and farmer's daughter Victoria Prentis joins Defra

17 February 2020

She is 'passionate' about the rural economy

New Defra Secretary urged to 'seize opportunities' for farming

15 February 2020

George Eustice told to back farmers amid Brexit

George Eustice appointed new Defra Secretary

14 February 2020

He replaces Theresa Villiers

Theresa Villiers out as Defra Secretary

13 February 2020

She was in the role for just 7 months

Joint venture opportunity to manage 1200 sheep

11 February 2020

The estate is located in Northumberland

John Cross to oversee new Livestock Information Service

10 February 2020

Fifth generation farmer announced chair

Farming stalwart named recipient of posthumous industry award

7 February 2020

Inspirational farmer Jim Innes died recently

Sheep farming stalwart awarded for contribution to sector

6 February 2020

Cumbrian farmer John Geldard receives recognition