Finance news around the UK

19 July 2019



No-deal Brexit: UK sheep trade would 'fall substantially'

19 July 2019

Farmers would see 'significant upheaval'

£3000 farming bursary open for uni applicants

17 July 2019

It will be given to applicants under the age of 35

Wales Brexit farm subsidy plan delayed until 2021

17 July 2019

Farmers welcome decision to delay 'radical' reform

US judge slashes Roundup lawsuit payout by $55m

17 July 2019

However, he called Monsanto's conduct 'reprehensible'

Irish dairy co-op to close Shropshire site

16 July 2019

Ornua announced the move with 'much regret'

Cut costs and boost profit by using sexed semen

16 July 2019

Farmers can reduce rearing costs

Food price hike warning if pesticides are banned

16 July 2019

Healthy eating could become unaffordable

Scots pig producers see 'slow and persistent' price rise

15 July 2019

Farmers benefit from persistent rise in prices

Beef producers hit with £68m drop in cattle value

13 July 2019

UK beef industry survival 'under threat'

£750k available to support 10 PhDs in agriculture

12 July 2019

Funding call opens for academic institutions

Public urged to #BackScotchBeef during price slump

11 July 2019

Market conditions impacting viability of sector

NI's Forest Expansion Scheme reopens for applications

10 July 2019

It has provided more than £2m of grant aid

NI farmers 'alarmed' at Johnson's farm subsidy pledge

9 July 2019

Output is 'fairest measure' for allocating UK farm funds

Second round of Small Grants scheme opens

9 July 2019

£15m available for new farm equipment

Investment in science must continue after Brexit, NFU says

9 July 2019

Science and innovation 'crucial' to farming’s future

Welsh govt announces Sustainable Farming Scheme plan

9 July 2019

Farmers will be paid to carry out environmental work

Farm bursary launched for young people in Lincs

8 July 2019

Now open for applications for anyone under 25

Farmers warned as HMRC carries out minimum wage checks

7 July 2019

Penalties for non-compliance are 'severe'

UK beef industry being 'traded away for pennies', farmers warn

4 July 2019

Lack of competition in beef industry 'now evident'

Calls for Scottish govt to make up LFASS shortfall

3 July 2019

Gap in funding 'can and must be made good'

Register aims to improve sustainability of straw

2 July 2019

Sustainable Fuel Register is a new industry-led reporting system

UK's largest dairy co-op announces increase in profit

2 July 2019

Profit before tax increased 19% to £12m

Farmer's wildflower meadow raises money for charity

2 July 2019

Ken Sellick created the two-acre meadow four years ago

Farmer who lost £31k after mart closure receives donations

2 July 2019

He has lost over £31k after the sudden closure of Beeston

Support payments 'must not decrease', NI farmers say

1 July 2019

Any drastic change will have a 'detrimental impact'

Pig producers experience biggest quarterly loss since 2012

1 July 2019

Pig production is in a 'loss-making position'

Hunt pledges £6bn to help farmers in event of 'no deal'

1 July 2019

Farmers 'face uncertainty' under 'no deal' Brexit, Hunt says

Fundraiser started after farmer loses arm in machinery accident

28 June 2019

The arm could not be saved despite hours of surgery

Beef farmers call for action to re-establish sustainable returns

28 June 2019

'Urgent action needed' to support British beef sector

£31.2m fund to help farmers be greener and produce more

28 June 2019

Farmers set to benefit from major innovations