Arable news around the UK

2 December 2021

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

Fertiliser recommendations revised on back of price spike

10 November 2021

New guidance has been issued to growers

Light leaf spot forecast now reacts to winter wetness

8 November 2021

AHDB improves light leaf spot forecast

UK's first carbon neutral potato hits shelves

3 November 2021

Potatoes grown in Wales to sustainable methods

Work begins to develop commercial lure to combat CSFB

2 November 2021

CSFB has emerged as a serious economic pest

Environment Agency asked to revisit organic manure rules

28 October 2021

MPs urge EA to view its interpretation of rules

Trial shows benefits of a grazing alternative to brassicas

25 October 2021

Trial sees income & environmental positives

Quaker Oats growers to achieve LEAF Marque accreditation

22 October 2021

Quaker Oats are grown and milled in the UK

Potato grower makes huge efficiencies with mobile app

19 October 2021

Shrops farmer urges others to use app Crop4Sight

New briefing explores health risks associated with pesticides

18 October 2021

Briefing on pesticides and health for MPs & Peers

Free light leaf spot testing service opens for 2021-22

15 October 2021

Leaf samples will be assessed by ADAS experts

Retailers pledge to sell disease resistant organic potatoes

14 October 2021

Retailers sign UK Robust Potato Pledge

NI protein crops scheme payments worth £200k issued

14 October 2021

Scheme encouraged protein crop production

2021 wheat and barley harvest estimates released

13 October 2021

Defra releases first estimate of this year's harvest

BBC Countryfile special visits Hands Free Farm

12 October 2021

BBC looked at future of UK harvesting

James Dyson's farming company records fall in profits

11 October 2021

Extreme weather conditions made an impact

Positive start to oilseed rape primed seed trials

5 October 2021

Priming tech looks set to make significant impact

Scientists back plans to progress gene editing regulations

5 October 2021

Farmers will produce 'more resistant crops'