Beef cattle news around the UK

16 August 2019



New insight into bacterial infections found in noses of cattle

16 August 2019

Findings could help prevent diseases

Scots beef farmers call for improved country of origin labelling

15 August 2019

More support needed for beef producers

'Vital' for farmers to eradicate Mycoplasma Bovis

14 August 2019

Infections have risen in the past 5 years

Agri tech project to boost dairy-beef production

13 August 2019

New project launched to boost production

Welsh farmers 'angry and frustrated' with bovine TB situation

13 August 2019

Scale of loss is 'hugely damaging'

University criticised for dropping beef off menu

13 August 2019

Beef ban due to its 'carbon footprint'

NI farmers concerned over livestock number 'myth'

6 August 2019

It is 'misrepresenting' the livestock industry

EU and US sign agreement on hormone-free beef imports

6 August 2019

It will review the functioning of an existing quota

Study probes profitability of genetic testing to avoid calf losses

6 August 2019

New research looks at profitability of genetic testing

Yorkshire farmer recognised for nature-friendly farming

5 August 2019

Dales farmer awarded for wildlife improvement

Farmer banned from driving after rush to see heifer birth

5 August 2019

He was going 111mph on the A30

New film launched to champion 'pasture for life' farmers

4 August 2019

The video highlights 100% grass-fed

NFU urges AHDB to work on new beef marketing activity

1 August 2019

Prices remain dangerously low for beef producers

Morrisons opens up beef supply chain to help farmers

31 July 2019

It is to accept bull calves from dairy farmers

Beef sector to identify new antibiotic measures

27 July 2019

New consultation launched for farmers

Traffic-dodging over for cows thanks to new farm bridge

24 July 2019

Bridge created so cows don't have to dodge traffic

Video: Highland 'coosmonaut' toy launched into space

23 July 2019

The toy reached a height of 36,000 metres

'Years of work destroyed': Farmer loses 70 cattle to bTB

23 July 2019

'We lost all show cows, all our best genetic cows'

Beef crisis: Farming unions outline urgent measures

22 July 2019

Farmers are affected by an ongoing price crisis

'Uber for cows' app launched for farmers

22 July 2019

Farmers can choose any haulier they like

No-deal Brexit: UK sheep trade would 'fall substantially'

19 July 2019

Farmers would see 'significant upheaval'

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'