Farm products news around the UK

10 August 2020

Scientists to examine Scottish 'carbon farming' opportunities

9 August 2020

Soil carbon development for Scottish farmers

Emergency authorisation for linseed desiccant secured

7 August 2020

Yield of linseed crops will be protected

£1.25m funding for Digital Innovation Farm at Hartpury

5 August 2020

It will create new agri-tech innovation

Fund for Lincs farmers to purchase equipment

4 August 2020

Deadline looms for the rural funding

Rural crime hits £54m as gangs continue to target farms

4 August 2020

Rural crime cost reaches eight year high

Drones help growers reduce £100m oilseed losses

31 July 2020

Growers spot Phoma early to protect crop

Mercedes-Benz Unimog leads way for rural groundworks contractor

21 July 2020

He says Unimog has 'amazing range of abilities'

UK agri-tech projects receive £24m government boost

17 July 2020

Innovative projects benefit from major fund

Farm-trial uses precision tools to predict tuber size

16 July 2020

Trial seeks to maximise yield for growers

Emergency approval for fungicide to control late blight

16 July 2020

Fungicide for use in organic potato crop

Thieves steal GPS guidance screens from eleven tractors

15 July 2020

Stolen screens worth more than £10,000

Crop infesting spores 'tricked' by new technology

14 July 2020

New tech 'confuses' harmful wheat disease

Elderly farmer still working thanks to off-road scooters

13 July 2020

87-year-old still able to run sheep farm

App offers farmers quick way to record machinery checks

7 July 2020

MeritAgCheck app launched for farmers

Thieves steal cattle crush from Dorset farm

7 July 2020

Police issue image appeal following theft

Lemken to end production of field sprayers

30 June 2020

German firm ceases production of sprayers

Bayer to pay out $10.9bn to resolve Roundup cancer lawsuits

25 June 2020

Chemical firm to settle most cancer claims

Brexit: Red tape and digital divide 'threatens success' of ELM scheme

23 June 2020

Government urged to work with farmers more

New 'bounce back' plan aims to boost UK agri-food exports

22 June 2020

Recovery package to spur on agri exporters

Rain and warm weather raises potato blight threat

16 June 2020

Changing weather puts growers on alert

Farmers to trial new robot-based systems amid labour shortage

12 June 2020

Industry pushes robotics to fill labour gap

Coventry Chemicals launches new disinfectant - Virucidal WP®

5 June 2020

Firm launches high-quality powder disinfectant

Coronavirus: New kit made for farmers detects virus on surfaces

5 June 2020

Kit detects Covid-19 on surfaces and equipment

Coronavirus: UK food exports decline by over £700m

27 May 2020

Huge fall in food and drink exports

Video: Robotic dog helps farmers herd sheep in New Zealand

22 May 2020

'Spot' the robodog helps Kiwi sheep herders

Farmers warned of surge in tractor GPS thefts

20 May 2020

Farmers told to ramp up security

Coronavirus: 950 JCB jobs at risk as machinery demand falls

19 May 2020

There has been a 50% drop in global demand

Powdery mildew prediction tool boosts UK strawberry growers

18 May 2020

System calculates when to use fungicides

Survey to assess Covid-19 disruption to farmers' PPE

14 May 2020

Farmers are being asked to participate

Coronavirus: New Holland's Essex plant resumes production

6 May 2020

Hundreds of workers return to production site