News news around the UK

25 June 2019



Northern English farmers set to receive free business advice

25 June 2019

It'll help family farms improve their way of working

Govt 'must be held to account' over stewardship schemes

25 June 2019

MPs to probe what has gone wrong with stewardship

Farmers call for dedicated rural police unit for Wales

25 June 2019

There's a lack of confidence in the legal system

AI tool predicts how much milk 1.5m cows will produce

25 June 2019

Previously, this forecast took days to create

Arla announces July milk price hold

25 June 2019

The price has been held for the sixth month in a row

Rural communities demand major change from next PM

25 June 2019

Just 8.5% of rural people think the countryside has improved

Farmer tells of 'heartache' after calves shot with crossbow

25 June 2019

A one-month-old calf was put to sleep at the scene

Farmers to breed African sheep as UK demand grows

25 June 2019

The fat-tailed sheep will satisfy UK market demand

Farmer left 'shaken' after tractor overturns in ditch

25 June 2019

The man had to be rescued by firefighters

'Rare opportunity' to purchase 195 acre Lake District farm

25 June 2019

The sale offers someone looking for a 'different way of life'

AHDB Harvest Results service to return for 2019

24 June 2019

It gives an indication of how cereal varieties have performed

Aldi rated best retailer at complying with Supply Code

24 June 2019

Aldi wins for the sixth year running

Half of farmers support 'public money for public goods'

24 June 2019

Saving the environment is 'more important' to farmers

#FarmMyFood: Hundreds of teenagers learn about farming

24 June 2019

The farming event reached out to young people

NI beef farmers 'disillusioned' by current market

24 June 2019

Prices drop by almost 10% in last 12 months

Police erect sheep worrying signs to educate public

24 June 2019

The signs remind dog owners of their responsibilities

Four Scottish farmers to front major beef campaign

24 June 2019

Farmers are urged to back the red meat campaign

'Naked Farmer Cricket Day' raises £43k for mental health charity

24 June 2019

The charity helped a farmer who suffered from depression

New Forest farm blaze destroys 350 tonnes of hay

24 June 2019

The fire also destroyed outbuildings

Nissan introduces 'robot duck' for Japanese farmers

24 June 2019

The small robot helps farmers battle weeds

First Milk strengthens its position in whey protein market

24 June 2019

The dairy co-op is set to sell and distribute whey protein

Farming Minister highlights importance of #MuckFreeTruck campaign

23 June 2019

It urges farmers to keep their lorries clean from disease

Derbyshire County Show hit by livestock restrictions

22 June 2019

The show is 'unable to host' cattle and sheep

Campaign urges farmers to vaccinate in advance of tupping

21 June 2019

Unnecessary lamb losses can be prevented

Farmer fortifies business with climate-smart grasses

21 June 2019

Grass and crop choice ensures profitable and efficient business

JCB sets speed record with 103.6mph tractor

21 June 2019

The speedy tractor has set a new British record

Cold plasma tech could 'transform' UK food production

21 June 2019

It can reduce harmful antibiotics in the food chain

Week-long initiative to celebrate British pea growers

21 June 2019

The week will celebrate British pea production

Oversupply a concern for Welsh poultry sector

21 June 2019

Caution urged around growth in Welsh poultry despite demand

Two farmers win award for their sustainable crisp brand

21 June 2019

The pair grow, harvest, cook and pack their own crisps