Beef cattle news around the UK

28 July 2021

NI to ban moves of BVD untested animals to slaughter

27 July 2021

New rules to be in force from 1 September

Countdown on to Halton pedigree Hereford reduction sale

26 July 2021

The Halton herd was established 10 years ago

Pig throughput rises as sheep and cattle numbers dip

23 July 2021

Pig throughput historically high for first half of 2021

Farmer saves Gloucester cattle to start new rare breed herd

23 July 2021

Seven cows now grazing in Wensleydale

Scottish livestock 'still failing' to meet market specs

22 July 2021

QMS urges farmers to use 'Meat the Grade'

'Meat tax' could cost economy £250m a year, study warns

22 July 2021

It could also force livestock farms to shut down

Nearly 3,000 cattle sold on Breedr four months since launch

21 July 2021

Farmers have traded more than £1.85m worth

New Red Tractor standards agreed after major consultation

20 July 2021

Scheme's new proposals seek to streamline standards

Registrations 'crucial' for rare breeds' survival, farmers told

20 July 2021

Shows and sales see second year of disruption

Bovine TB: NI farmers may see compensation payment cuts

19 July 2021

NI govt outlines new strategy to eradicate bTB

World-renowned Upsall herd to be sold next month

19 July 2021

Britain's oldest Beef Shorthorn herd to go to auction

10,000 cattle culled every year due to bTB, NFU Cymru warns

19 July 2021

Welsh famers call for more action to fight disease

Beef prices to remain strong over coming months

16 July 2021

New report sheds light on future of beef farming

Farmers set goals to rid UK of BVD and scab by 2031

13 July 2021

Bold plans to eradicate diseases following meeting

New tool helps farmers manage their rotational grazing

12 July 2021

Free online tool improves farmers' understanding

Jimmy's Farm hailed for protecting UK native breeds

12 July 2021

Farm becomes first Rare Breeds Approved Associate

Farmers use cow manure to power crypto mining

9 July 2021

Cryptocurrency delivering new streams of income

Farmers raising £1,000s with Bulls Out for Cancer

9 July 2021

Campaign hopes to raise £5,000 for charity

Field trials for a cattle vaccine begin in England

7 July 2021

Trials for new skin test for bTB also begins

Nature conservation at the heart of Welsh beef and sheep farm

7 July 2021

'The livestock and the land work well together'

Nominations open for two prestigious farming awards

5 July 2021

Awards for Scottish beef and sheep sectors

Recovery in price for Scotland’s prime cattle producers

2 July 2021

Prime cattle prices show some modest recovery

McDonald's UK hailed for regenerative beef project work

25 June 2021

Fast food giant awarded sustainability award

Standalone sale for one of UK’s native breeds to go ahead

22 June 2021

Online auction of Shetland cattle given green light

Livestock farms target production efficiencies to cut emissions

16 June 2021

Two Welsh farms take steps to be carbon-efficient

Dung beetles key to maintaining healthy pasture

9 June 2021

Beetle populations can help livestock farmers

Livestock Information Service to launch in November

8 June 2021

New movement data system to soon launch

Farm known for champion Aberdeen Angus cattle on market

8 June 2021

Blelack Farm famed for breeding prize herds

High-stakes for Scottish beef farmers amid trade talks

7 June 2021

Beef producers fear competitive pressures

New study helps reassess beef's environmental impact

7 June 2021

Study proposes an alternative methodology