Produce news around the UK

28 May 2020



Coronavirus: UK food exports decline by over £700m

27 May 2020

Huge fall in food and drink exports

Scottish farmers thank public for buying local during crisis

27 May 2020

Scotland's farmers send message of gratitude

James Dyson to grow berries for UK market all-year round

26 May 2020

The fruit will be available from next year

Public back farmers during Covid-19 crisis, survey says

25 May 2020

British consumers feel positive towards farming

Study to show impact of Covid-19 on UK food supply chain

21 May 2020

Will investigate the disruption to farmers

Beef farmers call for more focus on UK food security

21 May 2020

Food and farming 'never been more important'

Plaid Cymru's 'buy local' campaign to boost farmers

20 May 2020

Campaign wants to focus on local Welsh food

Call to buy British as Stilton sales drop by 30 percent

19 May 2020

Covid-19 crisis causes fall in Stilton sales

Farm unveils drive-thru as way to 'survive' pandemic

13 May 2020

The fruit farm needed to 'evolve and diversify'

New cheese launched to help struggling sheep milk farmers

13 May 2020

Feta-style cheese will help sheep milk producers

Morrisons unveils 10kg 'British Food Box' to support farmers

12 May 2020

The £45 box will contain British produced food

Video: Welsh farmers deliver food message to public

11 May 2020

Over fifty farmers participate in clip

Covid-19 lockdown boosts sales of farmers' veg boxes

11 May 2020

Farmers thanked for providing 'critical service'

Coronavirus: Drop in wool demand to 'severely impact' prices

6 May 2020

British Wool warns of bumpy road ahead

RSPCA Assured rolls out virtual farm assessments

27 April 2020

Assurance scheme unveils live streaming

Coronavirus: Morrisons offers 5% discount for farmer suppliers

23 April 2020

Retailer unveils measures to support farmers

Prince Charles says farmers owed 'enormous debt of gratitude'

22 April 2020

Prince praises farmers amid Covid-19 crisis

Coronavirus: Small cheesemakers 'need more support' from public

22 April 2020

Small producers facing crisis due to Covid-19

Millions of people now buying food from farms, survey finds

22 April 2020

Public turn to farms as a result of Covid-19

Dairy farm cuts vending machine milk prices to support public

21 April 2020

Its milk prices have been dropped amid Covid-19

Coronavirus: Database helps small-scale farmers deliver to public

21 April 2020

New database provides small producers a lifeline

Coronavirus: Food will run out if farmers can't farm, Idris Elba says

21 April 2020

Actor launches fund for poor food producers

G's 'paid £40,000' on charter flights to bring in 150 farm workers

20 April 2020

UK firm said situation was getting desperate

Coronavirus: Retailers urged to stock more British flowers

19 April 2020

More support 'needed to protect' ornamentals sector

Red Tractor assessors to have 'virtual eyes' on the farm

17 April 2020

Food assurance scheme rolls out remote regime

Aldi launches value range of British-produced Wagyu steaks

17 April 2020

British Wagyu steaks launched nation-wide

Waitrose commits to stocking British during Covid-19 crisis

16 April 2020

Retailer will also provide quicker payments

Huge low-carbon greenhouses to boost UK veg production

16 April 2020

'World-first' greenhouses are under construction

Farmers call for retailers to be scrutinised on milk demand

16 April 2020

'Dairy sector needs support like never before'

Covid-19 crisis shows importance of buying British, report says

16 April 2020

Local food supply chain 'never been more crucial'