Beef cattle news around the UK

19 July 2019



Farmers tell retailers to increase Scottish beef

18 July 2019

Scotch Beef readily available but not at all retailers

Mark Wahlberg's UK restaurant to back British farming

17 July 2019

The Hollywood actor will source Scotch Beef

29 cattle stolen from Northern Ireland farm

16 July 2019

The cattle are all mixed breed

Bovine TB: Emotional toll on farmers 'must be explored'

15 July 2019

'Little thought' given to farmers after bTB breakdown

Welsh farmers wanted for animal health project

15 July 2019

Beef and sheep farmers are wanted

Beef producers hit with £68m drop in cattle value

13 July 2019

UK beef industry survival 'under threat'

New vaccine to help tackle Mycoplasma Bovis

12 July 2019

Vaccinating reduced mortality by nearly 40%

Boris Johnson signals possible ban on live exports

12 July 2019

He called it a 'really terrible business'

Farmers warned about cattle-affecting head flies

10 July 2019

Watch out for surge of head flies from July

Producer Groups 'key to taking back control' of beef sector

10 July 2019

Farmers should 'control supply and work together'

Handler injured by prized bull at Great Yorkshire Show

10 July 2019

The man was knocked unconscious

UK farmers trial 3D scanner to improve cow welfare

9 July 2019

Farmers trial industry-first 3D scanning systems

Opposition to EU proposals on TB movement testing

8 July 2019

Farmers fear proposals could 'damage' the industry

NFU calls for 'effective incentives' to reach net zero by 2040

5 July 2019

British farmers 'leading the way' in climate-friendly food

UK beef industry being 'traded away for pennies', farmers warn

4 July 2019

Lack of competition in beef industry 'now evident'

New project aims for improved beef production

2 July 2019

It will integrate data from ‘calf to carcass’

Aberdeen Angus set to be UK's most popular beef breed

28 June 2019

Aberdeen Angus aims to be number one in UK beef

Beef farmers call for action to re-establish sustainable returns

28 June 2019

'Urgent action needed' to support British beef sector

NI beef farmers 'disillusioned' by current market

24 June 2019

Prices drop by almost 10% in last 12 months

Derbyshire County Show hit by livestock restrictions

22 June 2019

The show is 'unable to host' cattle and sheep

Farmer fortifies business with climate-smart grasses

21 June 2019

Grass and crop choice ensures profitable and efficient business

Badger vaccination grant opens for applications

20 June 2019

The grant covers 50% of badger vaccination costs

Prices fall to three year low for Scottish beef producers

17 June 2019

Prices fall to three-year low in climate of uncertainty

Research suggests wolves could be beneficial in fight against TB

6 June 2019

Wolves may not be a hindrance to farmers after all

Not all meat has same environmental footprint, report says

5 June 2019

Animals that are fed only grass are 'part of the solution'

Grazing infrastructure halves farmer’s winter housing period

5 June 2019

Welsh farmer James Evans has proven this is possible

New set of EBVs aim to make bull choosing easier

31 May 2019

Buy the bull needed by using new EBVs

Video shows farmer pulling missing calf from badger hole

22 May 2019

The Canadian farmer's calf was missing for over a day

Scots prime cattle producers see prices climb by 5%

20 May 2019

But producer prices remain 5% lower than last year

EBVs key to lighter carcass weight requirements for suckler beef calves

20 May 2019

Farmers should buy bulls with a positive fat depth EBV