Arable news around the UK

27 January 2022

Inflation to hit farm business margins in 2022, AHDB says

27 January 2022

Rising costs will be 'crucial' to planning

EU policies led to collapse of UK's OSR crop, report says

26 January 2022

Collapse had led to reliance on imported oils

Pressure to optimise crop nutrition growing amid rising prices

25 January 2022

Environmental and financial impacts highlighted

UK and EU urged to remove seed potato export barriers

22 January 2022

Growers face Brexit obstacles with trading

New legislation aims to cut gene-editing red tape

20 January 2022

Defra eases gene-editing rules in England

Soil bugs offer farmers eco-friendly way to crop disease control

18 January 2022

Scientists develop new method

Sugar beet: Defra gives green light for neonic seed treatment

17 January 2022

Approval given due to virus yellows risk

NRM and NFU improve accessibility of soil carbon measurement

10 January 2022

Discount for NFU members

'Root Zero' potato farmers help boost rare yellowhammers

7 January 2022

Endangered species spotted more frequently

Three Scottish farmers in final for Arable Farm of Year Award

4 January 2022

Award hails farmers who focus on soil health

Growers to access lower-cost waste heat to cut emissions

30 December 2021

Project aims to reduce horticulture's emissions

Seasonal worker visa route extended until end of 2024

24 December 2021

Allows crop pickers to come to UK for 6 months

Big data could help farmers reduce environmental impact

23 December 2021

Project says big data could boost crop yields

Sugar cane quota extension will 'undercut' UK growers

22 December 2021

NFU Sugar slams government's quota extension

Surge in fertiliser prices a 'financial nightmare' for farmers

17 December 2021

NFUS warns prices are creating a cost crisis

Garlic product approved to help sugar beet growers control FLN

10 December 2021

NEMguard DE given green light for use

New Recommended Lists shows record number of variety traits

29 November 2021

AHDB releases 2022-2023 RL

New winter OSR hybrid tops AHDB Recommended List

29 November 2021

It demonstrated highest gross output yield

New hub to boost export opportunities for Scottish farmers

26 November 2021

Initiative will expand market horizons

Red Tractor backs 'level playing field' over feed grain imports

26 November 2021

Body backs 'like-for-like access' for all UK growers

New varieties added to Descriptive List for peas and beans

24 November 2021

Three varieties joins DL for pulse crops

Growing sugar beet in Scotland could create jobs, report says

22 November 2021

Crop would also help with net zero goals

Winter cropping area set to rise, survey shows

20 November 2021

But high input costs limit further rises

New fungicide molecule for UK farmers wins global award

19 November 2021

Innovative molecule recognised on world stage

Phacelia and oil radish uncovered as soil saviours, trial shows

16 November 2021

Growing them helps build and stabilise soils

Farms harness power of predatory insects to fight pests

12 November 2021

Innovative Farmers trial lab begins in north England

Slurry legislation changed in Scotland to cut emissions

12 November 2021

Changes to way that slurry & digestate is stored

Farm business incomes increase despite volatile year

12 November 2021

Incomes saw boost across nearly all sectors

Plans approved to create Scotland's first grain distillery in 10 years

12 November 2021

Borders site will source from local growers