Beef cattle news around the UK

12 November 2019



First 'Limousin Prize Show' to take place to promote breed

8 November 2019

50th anniversary of the breed's presence in UK

Applications for Welsh grassland programme now open

7 November 2019

Farmers told to 'prosper from pasture'

UK red meat exports boost despite Brexit

4 November 2019

New analysis shows positive period for UK meat

Liver fluke warning for North Wales farmers

4 November 2019

The area is at 'high risk'

Pinehill takes bidding to 3000gns in Co Tyrone

30 October 2019

100% clearance of pedigree bulls

Beef and lamb total retail sales on the up

25 October 2019

Retail sales grew over the summer

Aldi unveils beef traceability programme for Scotch beef

24 October 2019

Cuts of meat are matched with animal of origin

Commoners urged to remove cattle horns after injuries

23 October 2019

New Forest commoners advised to dehorn cattle

Princess Anne learns about grass-fed beef on Scottish farm

23 October 2019

The 100-ha farm welcomed royalty this week

Protect British beef farming or it will disappear, body warns

22 October 2019

Farmers continue to see low prices

UK to export beef to China after deal approved

20 October 2019

Beef could be exported by Christmas

Farmers have 'lost £170m' due to dire beef prices

17 October 2019

Unsustainable beef prices continue

Scottish cattle numbers fall to lowest point since 1950s

15 October 2019

Significant decline in cattle numbers

Plans to reduce carcase weight an 'opportunity' for Charolais

14 October 2019

It comes as processors plan to reduce carcase weights

One of Wales' biggest abattoirs to stop processing beef

14 October 2019

Move described as 'another blow' for farmers

Badger culling effective in reducing bTB in cattle, study says

11 October 2019

Peer-reviewed study says culling reduces new outbreaks

Scientists genetically engineer hornless dairy bulls

9 October 2019

Move to make livestock handling safer

Design cattle handling systems to fit purpose, farmers advised

8 October 2019

Farmers warned about 'one size fits all' system

Majority of Europeans against EU-Mercosur deal

8 October 2019

Cheap beef and deforestation are concerns

Video: Farmer rescues calf trapped in underground pipe

3 October 2019

The rescue took over 2 hours to complete

Farmer prepares for Brexit by turning land into Stone Age state

3 October 2019

He wants to help wildlife while preparing for Brexit

Trial reveals point of 'peak profit' to cut livestock emissions

2 October 2019

Study analysed six years of real-world data

Beef sector's voluntary code could become law to ease price crisis

1 October 2019

New proposals unveiled during NFU meeting

Prestigious herd of pedigree Limousins to go under hammer

27 September 2019

The sale will include 64 cows and more

Farm tech used in Highlands to help US beef ranchers

26 September 2019

Beefing up cattle production in New Mexico

Urgent meeting held amid ongoing beef price crisis

26 September 2019

Beef groups got together to discuss the crisis

Protest set to block Irish lorries carrying beef, letter claims

25 September 2019

It says protest will start at Holyhead Port

New sheep and cattle group proposed to advance welfare

24 September 2019

Consultation seeks views on formation of group

NI beef farmers' income 'down £27.5m'

23 September 2019

Northern Irish farmers have 'lost' millions

Austria's rejection of Mercosur could derail EU trade deal

23 September 2019

Concern mounts over environment and Amazon