Beef cattle news around the UK

6 December 2019



Irish farmers blockade Aldi facility and demand price increase

6 December 2019

Angry farmers urge 'immediate' beef price hike

Vaccine launched to protect calves from pneumonia

5 December 2019

Farmers can protect calves as young as one week

Farmers urged to monitor out-wintered livestock

4 December 2019

Tips to ensure livestock stay healthy over winter

Scottish beef prices increase after period of decline

3 December 2019

Farmgate beef prices experience modest rise

Arla introduces new calf policy to increase selling options

28 November 2019

UK dairy co-op unveils new calf policy

Beef farmers take control of supply chain with new group

28 November 2019

Three Beef Shorthorn breeders start new group

Lamb prices boosted by solid UK and international demand

25 November 2019

However, beef prices significantly down

Farmer wins English Winter Fair with British Blue cross heifer

19 November 2019

Somerset farmer wins with Starlight

NI farmers urged to negotiate prices amid cattle shortage

14 November 2019

Abattoirs are currently experiencing a cattle shortage

Five Aberdeen Angus cattle stolen from NI farm

12 November 2019

Police are urging for more information

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