Beef cattle news around the UK

23 September 2020

Mycoplasma bovis vaccine proves successful after farm trial

21 September 2020

Vaccinating calves slashed antibiotic use

Higher stocking density and increased output boosts Shetland farm

21 September 2020

Farmer focuses on four key objectives

NI farmers commend 'significant step' in UK-US beef deal

18 September 2020

Two of the beef processors are located in NI

Measuring grass helps farmer boost animal performance

18 September 2020

GrassCheckGB programme helps Scottish farmer

GB cattle herd continues to narrow, new data shows

18 September 2020

Dairy and beef herd continues to shrink

'Historic moment': UK beef heads to US for first time in 20 years

17 September 2020

Deal worth £66 million over next five years

NI opens £21.4m Covid-19 support fund for farmers

11 September 2020

11,300 farm businesses will benefit

Prime cattle prices at 'highest for many years'

8 September 2020

Prime cattle finishers have seen a big recovery

Government confirms badger cull licences for 44 areas

7 September 2020

Natural England unveils 11 new areas

UK's first open sale of Irish Moiled cattle to go ahead

7 September 2020

The breed is quickly gaining global interest

Beef sales boost as families turn to roasts and steaks

7 September 2020

British consumers spent £500m on beef

Detect coccidiosis before it causes scour in autumn calves, vet warns

3 September 2020

Farmers reminded about risk of coccidiosis

Heat collars puts beef farm in control of suckler herd fertility

2 September 2020

Farm targets financial gains with compact calving

Grazing calculator launched to simplify rotational grazing

1 September 2020

It calculates ideal space needed for grazing

Bovine TB breakdown 'costs on average £6,600'

1 September 2020

Defra calculates financial impact of bTB

Government awards £500,000 to improve bTB diagnostics

1 September 2020

Five research projects will gain from the fund

Revised haulage assurance scheme standards launched

28 August 2020

Quality Meat Scotland strengthens the scheme

UK red meat exports increase despite Covid-19

25 August 2020

Exports worth £733m in first six months of 2020

Five beef and lamb farms needed for AHDB programme

21 August 2020

Five new farms needed for this year

Further appointees to new ruminant health and welfare group

10 August 2020

Two further leadership appointments made

Private sales of sheep and cattle can be risky, warn auctioneers

7 August 2020

Private sales 'don't come with same guarantees'

Coronavirus: Ireland announces €50m beef finisher scheme

7 August 2020

Scheme will pay up to €100/head

Enabling farmers to trial bTB tests would 'empower' industry

6 August 2020

Vets seek to improve biosecurity on farms

Highland cattle raise money for charity

3 August 2020

Photos arrived from all over Europe

Paddock grazing helps utilise grass growth during drought

31 July 2020

Paddock grazing helps Scots farming couple

Welsh beef calf registrations highest in five years

30 July 2020

Wales records healthy boost

Research farm named Beef Shorthorn's new Focus Farm

29 July 2020

Beef Shorthorn introduced 7 years ago

Pasture-Fed Association publishes new Certification Standards

27 July 2020

New rules for cattle and sheep producers

Bovine TB vaccination trials to take place in England and Wales

23 July 2020

Vets say the vaccines are a 'game changer'

Rearing strategy change returns higher profit for beef farm

21 July 2020

Farm adds over £100 a head to income