Finance news around the UK

15 January 2020



Loan payments to Scottish hill farmers now underway

14 January 2020

Loan payments are now being issued

Farmers urged to be prepared as BPS is phased out

13 January 2020

Are farm businesses prepared for January 2028?

Farmers 'could fall foul' of tax compliance measures

13 January 2020

Farmers told to be aware of tighter rules

New Farm Payments Bill introduced by government

10 January 2020

It ensures farmers receive direct payments for 2020

McDonald’s and Prince’s Countryside Fund enter into partnership

9 January 2020

They hope to improve resilience of UK farmers

Telecoms accused of driving down prices paid to farmers

7 January 2020

Telecoms' mast rents under pressure

Spring budget must bring land into 'better balance', farmers say

7 January 2020

Sajid Javid to unveil spring budget on 11 March

Severn Trent environmental grant scheme extended

6 January 2020

Water pollution grant scheme extended

£2m support fund now open for flood-affected farmers

6 January 2020

Support now available for farmers

Fundraiser supports farmer after loss of husband

4 January 2020

Thousands of pounds has been donated

Farmers raise over £73,000 in honour of auctioneer

30 December 2019

Money raised for important rural charities

Farmers’ £3 billion support confirmed in time for 2020

30 December 2019

The cash will be used to support farmers

Scottish farmers call out telecom giants over rent drop

27 December 2019

Farmers see average rent paid slashed

Prince Charles and charities show support for flood-affected farmers

24 December 2019

Follows recent flooding in Derbyshire

Scottish agriculture charity RSABI awarded £200,000

23 December 2019

Farming charity awarded major sum

Rural sector backs government’s review of business rates

20 December 2019

The support is 'long overdue'

JCB employees share £3.3m in Christmas bonus

20 December 2019

Festive bonus and pay rise announced

Understanding the Structures and Buildings Allowance

18 December 2019

Updated guidance for SBA recently published

New ‘field-to-fork’ approach could benefit beef farmers

18 December 2019

Producers continue to see low beef prices

Pan-European sheep project boosted with new funding

18 December 2019

Sheep project receives funding for three more years

Farmers receive £1.6bn in first two weeks of BPS payment window

17 December 2019

92.4% of payments made by end of 13 December

Lancashire Farm Dairies reports sales growth of £37.9m

17 December 2019

Dairy firm on track to beat 2020 target

Loans offered to hill farmers to 'provide financial support'

16 December 2019

Scottish farmers to receive LFASS money

Water quality grant deadline for Devon farmers nears

16 December 2019

Apply by 20 December for funding

Prime lamb producers benefit from higher prices

16 December 2019

Scots producers see strengthening farmgate prices

Farmers urged to check BPS payments are correct

13 December 2019

BPS 2019 payments starting to enter accounts

Farm worker earnings continue upward trend

13 December 2019

Agricultural labour costs continue to rise

Farmers reminded to apply for suckler beef support scheme

12 December 2019

The scheme supports Scotland's beef producers

Processors failing dairy farmers, says UFU

11 December 2019

NI has second lowest milk price in EU

Wyke Farms' suppliers given fixed milk price option

10 December 2019

Suppliers offered the option starting from 1 Jan