Beef cattle news around the UK

1 March 2021

Waitrose replaces dairy with beef production at Leckford Estate

24 February 2021

Retailer unveils plans for new beef facility

McDonald's UK launches regenerative grazing project

18 February 2021

It will look at adaptive multi-paddock grazing

100% pasture-fed beef a source of beneficial omega-3

17 February 2021

Certified farmers could make a nutritional claim

Views sought on valuing beef in new way

15 February 2021

New method of valuing beef looked at

Farmers attend Defra's first Bovine TB Paternship meeting

12 February 2021

Minister Lord Gardiner also attended the meeting

100% Pasture for Life status awarded to Fife farm

8 February 2021

Farmer adapted her system to 100% forage-based

Warning as fluke infection starts to spread in parts of UK

4 February 2021

Farmers told not to let liver fluke 'catch them out'

New hope for one of rarest breeds of UK native livestock

3 February 2021

Embryo transfer calf gives new hope for Vaynols

Tributes paid to farming stalwart Donald Biggar

2 February 2021

The prominent farmer has passed away aged 68

World record broken for Limousin cattle breed

1 February 2021

Heifer Wilodge Poshspice sells for 250,000gn

AHDB issues UK farming's prospects for 2021 amid pandemic

30 January 2021

Report 'one of most challenging ever produced'

Livestock cleanliness can 'benefit farmers' bottom-line'

29 January 2021

QMS issues advice following cold, wet weather

Shorthorns shine in Scotland's first cattle-only Yourbid sale

28 January 2021

Over 300 online bids were placed during the sale

AgriWebb closes £17m investment to digitise livestock farming

28 January 2021

The agri start-up is now valued at over £55m

Bird flu discovered in pheasants on Anglesey farm

28 January 2021

Wales confirms first case of avian influenza

Defra seeks to phase out badger culls in England after 2022

28 January 2021

It would be replaced with badger vaccination

New ad campaign 'pushes back' against anti-meat sentiment

25 January 2021

Scotch Beef and Lamb adverts launched in Scotland

NI officials to inspect isolation of BVD positive animals

23 January 2021

Farmers urged to comply or risk prosecution

Livestock prices 'remain robust' in early weeks of 2021

22 January 2021

Prices for lamb and beef at historically high levels

Genus forecasts 'strong growth' in half-year profits

21 January 2021

Firm's divisions in China see 'momentum'

Farmgate prices 'strong' despite Brexit border concerns

15 January 2021

Cattle and sheep prices higher than last year

Public bought more red meat than usual this Christmas

14 January 2021

New data paints positive picture for red meat sector

Red Tractor urges farmers to help shape future standards

5 January 2021

Proposals to streamline assurance body's standards

Emphasise UK meat's sustainability this year, sector says

4 January 2021

Topic of climate change set to dominate 2021

No boundaries: Livestock farming without fencing

21 December 2020

Norway is home to the world's first virtual fencing

Farm incomes down for arable and horticulture, Defra says

17 December 2020

Defra has released its 2019-20 income report

Scottish farmers urged to apply for suckler beef support

16 December 2020

Support scheme closes for applications on 31 Dec

Concern over NI farmers' access to genetics after 1 January

14 December 2020

UK trade 'essential for future of NI’s breeding stock'

Scottish cattle and sheep farm profitability report released

10 December 2020

Survey provides snapshot of Scottish livestock sector

50 NI livestock farms to form new sustainable network

9 December 2020

Farms will benchmark carbon sequestration