Feed and forage news around the UK

8 December 2021

Are insects the future for animal feed on UK farms?

6 December 2021

Morrisons recently unveils insect 'mini farms'

Morrisons introduces insect 'mini farms' on ten egg sites

1 December 2021

Move will reduce soya feed on the farms

Feed additive that reduces cattle methane to be scaled up

9 November 2021

New large-scale production facility in Scotland

Beef research project reduces feed costs significantly

20 October 2021

Annual feed bills could be 'reduced by £12.5m'

Farmers told to start planning winter feed and bedding strategy

28 July 2021

Reports of shorter stocks of straw in livestock areas

Trial could help UK farming move away from imported soya

15 July 2021

Alternative UK-grown proteins may help transition

'Machine learning' to help predict dairy cow intakes

7 June 2021

UK scientists examine 'precision feeding'

Nine new varieties added to Recommended Grass and Clover Lists

1 June 2021

The 2021-2022 lists have now been updated

80% of egg sector's emissions caused by animal feed

18 May 2021

New report details sector's carbon footprint

New report looks at egg sector's environmental footprint

12 May 2021

It explores how producers can cut emissions

UK farm groups warn Brazil over controversial land reforms

6 May 2021

They call on Brazilian government to reject a bill

Farmer to finish lambs on herbal leys after seeing benefits

4 May 2021

Clovers and herbal leys helps Welsh livestock farm

Beef farmers share secrets to achieving top growth rates

30 April 2021

240 farmers took part in 'Weigh to Win' competition

UK firm farms mealworms for sustainable poultry feed

26 April 2021

Mealworms 'more sustainable' than soya imports

Pembrokeshire dairy farm wins top silage award

20 April 2021

Winner of All Wales Clamp Silage Competition

Soaring feed prices: Make every gram count

11 March 2021

Poultry producers told to maximise feed value

Oregano essential oil boosts cows' milk yield, trial shows

25 February 2021

Brazilian study looked into effects of OEO

Major fall in GB pig farms' carbon footprint, study says

24 February 2021

Home-grown feed helps cut sector's footprint

GB animal feed firms exporting to NI or EU see 'significant disruption'

11 February 2021

Animal feed sector has asked for 'political intervention'

Pig sector raises soya concerns after new deforestation laws

24 November 2020

They could have 'significant implications' for sector

Feed firm named Yorkshire's rural business of the year

16 November 2020

I’Anson Brothers Ltd awarded the title

Nano minerals in feed can boost broiler growth, study shows

25 September 2020

Study used a novel method of producing nano minerals

Start-up offers alternative to conventional animal feed

25 September 2020

Insects as food for farm animals

Cows' milk greener than vegan alternatives, study says

17 August 2020

Plant-based 'milk' uses far more soya

1,500 casks of unused beer turned into pig feed

4 August 2020

Bristol brewery makes semi-liquid feed

Dairy margins increase 25% in 10 years, reveals report

14 July 2020

Increase despite rises in purchased feed costs

Chicory could hold key to higher lamb DLWG for Welsh farm

26 June 2020

Producer adds chicory in grazing rotation

Christmas turkey producers told to plan feeding programmes now

23 June 2020

Producers urged to buy a sound nutritional package

UK-EU no-deal 'could disrupt' animal feed supply

18 June 2020

Animal welfare groups issue no-deal warning

Feed worth more than £4,000 stolen from Norfolk farm

5 June 2020

24 tonnes of animal feed stolen