Farminguk
17 October 2018 | Online since 2003

Meat news around the UK

FarmingUK
FarmingUK Logo
16 October 2018 | Government,Meat,News,Produce,Renewables and Environment

Politicians have "succumbed to pressure" from meat producers in a bid to "restrict" market growth of meat-free alternatives, a new report suggests. ...

Report blames politicians for 'succumbing to pressure' from meat producers

FarmingUK
FarmingUK Logo
15 October 2018 | Meat,News

Several opportunities exist where the red meat processing sector in Wales can reduce waste and increase efficiency, a new report has highlighted. T...

Red meat sector looks to cut waste and boost profitability

FarmingUK
FarmingUK Logo
11 October 2018 | Government,Meat,News,Sheep

Sheep travelling to the continent could be killed en masse if the UK leaves the EU in the event of a 'no deal' Brexit scenario, it has been reported. ...

'No deal' Brexit could lead to mass slaughter of mid-transit sheep

FarmingUK
FarmingUK Logo
9 October 2018 | Cattle,Finance,Meat,News,Sheep

A new multi-million pound project open to 2,000 Welsh beef and sheep farmers is hoping to drive farm data performance in Wales. The Welsh Governmen...

2,000 Welsh farmers needed for new benchmarking project

FarmingUK
FarmingUK Logo
7 October 2018 | Government,Meat,News,Produce,Sheep

The long-term cold storage and guaranteed public procurement of lamb will be essential in ‘no deal’ Brexit, according to sheep farmers. In response...

Public procurement of lamb 'will be essential' in no deal Brexit

FarmingUK
FarmingUK Logo
5 October 2018 | Cattle,Education,Meat,News

The Aberdeen Angus Society has launched a new business and leadership course to provide training to sustain the future of the UK’s beef industry. T...

Leadership course to provide training to young beef farmers

FarmingUK
FarmingUK Logo
4 October 2018 | Meat,News

The British public should not be put off eating red meat, a panel of experts has stated, following the latest headlines linking eating products like b...

Public should not be put off red meat following 'alarmist' cancer headlines

FarmingUK
FarmingUK Logo
25 September 2018 | Education,Meat,News,Rural Life

A rural Highland school has defied death threats from vegan and animal rights campaigners by continuing to post footage online of classroom butchery l...

Rural school defies death threats and continues butchery lessons

FarmingUK
FarmingUK Logo
20 September 2018 | Government,Meat,News

Top European Union politicians must ensure there is no Mercosur deal on beef while Brexit remains unresolved, the Ulster Farmers' Union has said. T...

EU urged to drop Mercosur deal while Brexit talks continue

FarmingUK
FarmingUK Logo
12 September 2018 | Government,Meat,News,Produce

Beef from cattle given growth-boosting hormones could enter the UK food supply if standards are sacrificed as part of a post-Brexit trade deal, a new ...

Hormone-treated beef entering UK could lead to public boycott, report warns

FarmingUK
FarmingUK Logo
12 September 2018 | Education,Meat,News,Produce

A four week pilot to have Scotch Lamb included in school meals in a bid to back local farmers and promote fresh food has been deemed a success. The...

Scotch Lamb back on school menu following farming union led campaign

FarmingUK
FarmingUK Logo
6 September 2018 | Agri Safety and Rural Crime,Animal Health,Meat,News

Tests have found antimicrobial resistance in a proportion of all types of bacteria examined in samples of chicken and pork, a new report has highlight...

Tests find antimicrobial resistance in all types of meat bacteria

FarmingUK
FarmingUK Logo
6 September 2018 | Meat,News,Produce,Products,Supermarkets

A food safety watchdog has confirmed that one-fifth of meat samples tested in 2017 contained DNA from animals that weren’t listed on the label. Amo...

One-fifth of meat samples contain wrong animal DNA, tests find

FarmingUK
FarmingUK Logo
6 September 2018 | Government,Meat,News,Poultry,Produce,Products

A 'no-deal' Brexit risks creating a dangerous two-tier food system between rich and poor, a major new report by a think-tank has warned. The less w...

Brexit risks creating a 'two-tier food system between rich and poor'

FarmingUK
FarmingUK Logo
5 September 2018 | Meat,News,Sheep,Shows and Events

The South West of England has been named 'Top of the Flocks' as new data reveals the areas and counties in which most sheep are based. More than 15...

South West of England named 'Top of the Flocks'

FarmingUK
FarmingUK Logo
4 September 2018 | Animal Health,Husbandry,Meat,News,NFU

The National Farmers' Union President has said the new Livestock Information Programme is "pivotal" in bringing the livestock sector together. The ...

NFU President says new Livestock Information Programme is 'pivotal'

FarmingUK
FarmingUK Logo
4 September 2018 | Animal Health,Meat,News,Pigs,Produce

The government has raised its assessment of the risk of products contaminated with African swine fever entering the UK from 'low' to 'medium'. Howe...

UK swine fever risk level raised following Europe outbreaks

FarmingUK
FarmingUK Logo
31 August 2018 | Meat,News,Renewables and Environment

The UK could solve the housing crisis, re-wild the country and help fight climate change if it invested more in lab-grown meat, a new report has claim...

Invest more in lab-grown meat to solve pressing crises, report suggests

FarmingUK
FarmingUK Logo
30 August 2018 | Dairy,Meat,News

Researchers have found that people who eat higher levels of red meat and cheese are more likely to live longer. The study of 220,000 adults found t...

Red meat and dairy good for a healthy diet, study suggests

FarmingUK
FarmingUK Logo
28 August 2018 | Dairy,Finance,Meat,News,Pigs,Produce,Products,Supermarkets

Meat, vegetable and dairy prices are set to increase "at least" 5% due to the impact of the UK's sustained heatwave and extreme winter weather. Sum...

UK's extreme weather to trigger food price increase

FarmingUK
FarmingUK Logo
24 August 2018 | Cattle,Meat,News

A new five-year collaborative project is to deliver improved beef cattle feeding guidelines, 25-years after the last major update. Evidence suggest...

Five-year project to deliver improved cattle feeding guidelines

FarmingUK
FarmingUK Logo
24 August 2018 | Government,Meat,News,Pigs

A ‘no deal’ Brexit scenario would "damage" the British pig industry, in particular its ability to export pork to the EU. The UK's leading pig indus...

'No deal' Brexit would 'damage' British pig industry

FarmingUK
FarmingUK Logo
24 August 2018 | Education,Meat,News,Sheep

The sheep industry will celebrate all that is great about British lamb as farmers take part in events as part of Love Lamb Week 2018 next month. Th...

Love Lamb week is back and aims to break with tradition

FarmingUK
FarmingUK Logo
24 August 2018 | Animal Health,Government,Meat,News,Produce,Sheep

The UK's largest veterinary group has urged the government to confirm whether British lamb exported under a new trade deal with Saudi Arabia will be s...

UK vet body calls for clarity on animal welfare in Saudi lamb deal

FarmingUK
FarmingUK Logo
20 August 2018 | Government,Meat,News

The first consignment of UK beef has now cleared customs in the Philippines and has the potential to become a major trade opportunity for the local be...

UK beef on sale in Philippines 'could become major trade opportunity'

Trending Now

World News