Feed and forage news around the UK

25 September 2020

Start-up offers alternative to conventional animal feed

25 September 2020

Insects as food for farm animals

Cows' milk greener than vegan alternatives, study says

17 August 2020

Plant-based 'milk' uses far more soya

1,500 casks of unused beer turned into pig feed

4 August 2020

Bristol brewery makes semi-liquid feed

Dairy margins increase 25% in 10 years, reveals report

14 July 2020

Increase despite rises in purchased feed costs

Chicory could hold key to higher lamb DLWG for Welsh farm

26 June 2020

Producer adds chicory in grazing rotation

Christmas turkey producers told to plan feeding programmes now

23 June 2020

Producers urged to buy a sound nutritional package

UK-EU no-deal 'could disrupt' animal feed supply

18 June 2020

Animal welfare groups issue no-deal warning

Feed worth more than £4,000 stolen from Norfolk farm

5 June 2020

24 tonnes of animal feed stolen

Welsh dairy farm runs high yielding Holstein herd on grazing system

4 June 2020

Couple embark on project to improve utilisation

Put quality before quantity by cutting silage early, farmers told

19 May 2020

Silage expert advised farmers at recent webinar

Beef finisher hopes to cut costs with home-grown crimped barley

15 May 2020

Spring barley could help suckler enterprise

New varieties added to Recommended Grass and Clover Lists

11 May 2020

Thirteen new varieties have been added

Feed firm ForFarmers announces big drop in net profit

16 March 2020

It follows a 'difficult and turbulent' year

Calcium added to pre-calving diets 'benefits future reproduction'

10 March 2020

It can lower rates of uterine infection

Research to explore benefits of sheep grazing on lucerne

5 March 2020

UK farmers to learn from NZ counterparts

UK pig sector to 'reduce use of soya where possible'

13 February 2020

It will continue to research other protein sources

Food and farming groups urge Brazil to stop deforestation

4 December 2019

Brazil urged to continue responsible soya sourcing

High mycotoxin levels in silage 'pose a risk' to farmers this winter

27 November 2019

Risk of mycotoxins in silages this winter

Several farmers set to trial biochar feed on-farm

11 November 2019

Benefits of biochar feed to be highlighted

Two students needed for paid industry placement

25 October 2019

Feed firm is on the lookout for two students

Farm searched by authorities after Chinese antibiotics seized

23 October 2019

The antibiotics were seized in a UK airport

Duynie's mission to provide sustainable feed solutions in UK

21 October 2019

The company is on a mission to help forward-thinking farmers

Feeding cattle biochar could reduce nitrate leaching

20 September 2019

Field lab to look at findings

New service to help farmers cut feed waste and drive profits

11 September 2019

Service cuts feed waste and boosts profit

Feed ban on maleic hydrazide-treated crops lifted

25 July 2019

Livestock feed ban lifted

ForFarmers proposes to close Crewe feed mill

4 July 2019

Around 23 jobs would be lost

Farmers may turn to 'unsustainable' animal feed if UK bioethanol ends

11 June 2019

The UK must introduce E10 'by 2020 at the least'

Yorkshire animal feed company announces £12m investment

24 May 2019

It wants to meet growing demand from local farmers

Feed company fined after man's hand 'brutally crushed'

13 May 2019

The man's hand was 'brutally crushed' following the incident

Amazon advert showing pig eating kitchen scraps raises eyebrows

18 April 2019

Swill feeding has been illegal in UK since 2001 and EU since 2002