Finance news around the UK

15 August 2019



Scottish govt urged to increase BPS loan payments

15 August 2019

Farmers hit hard by exceptionally wet weather

NFU Cymru concerned at timing of government consultation

12 August 2019

Farmers call the timing 'misjudged'

Defra makes £2m available for flood-affected farmers

12 August 2019

Farms in North Yorkshire particularly affected

Emergency fund for flood-affected Yorkshire farmers

10 August 2019

£50,000 for Yorkshire Dales farmers

Farm diversification - what you need to know

8 August 2019

Some are enjoying considerable success

Record-breaking event raises £32k for farmers

7 August 2019

Money raised for charity RABI

Tenant farmers told to plan for autumn rent reviews

6 August 2019

Autumn is a key time for rent reviews

Flood affected farmers to feel impact 'for many months'

6 August 2019

Drop-in session to help farmers affected

£22k raised for farmer who lost arm in accident

5 August 2019

He suffered severe injuries in June

MPs call for end to 'outdated method' of farm fund allocation

5 August 2019

The method has 'failed' Scotland

Rural crime hits £50m as brazen criminals target farmers

5 August 2019

Rural crime costs reach seven-year high

NFU urges AHDB to work on new beef marketing activity

1 August 2019

Prices remain dangerously low for beef producers

Overdue agri-environment claims now 'fully paid'

31 July 2019

Farmers paid for overdue historic claims

Farmers win as HMRC loses case on VAT recovery

30 July 2019

Supreme Court ruled in favour of farmers

First Milk announces stable financial results for 2019

30 July 2019

Group turnover increase of 7.8% to £272.3m

£2bn scheme to help farmers improve green credentials

30 July 2019

Projects to improve farming's green credentials

Scottish Tories unveil agritourism plan to boost farmers

29 July 2019

Plan to accelerate rural growth

Scottish farmers to receive BPS early due to Brexit

26 July 2019

Loans offered to farmers early

Funding deals help young farmers diversify and expand

25 July 2019

Big deals are allowing farmers to grow

Majority of farmers remain optimistic about future

24 July 2019

Farmer optimism continues to remain high

Farmer plants Miscanthus to boost soil and income

24 July 2019

A Norfolk farmer is increasing his income

Farmers at risk of missing out on 'vital funding'

23 July 2019

Farmers urged to take advantage

Cash incentive for landowners to restore peatland

19 July 2019

The scheme is available to all farmers

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

19 July 2019

Farmers would see 'significant upheaval'

£3000 farming bursary open for uni applicants

17 July 2019

It will be given to applicants under the age of 35

Wales Brexit farm subsidy plan delayed until 2021

17 July 2019

Farmers welcome decision to delay 'radical' reform

US judge slashes Roundup lawsuit payout by $55m

17 July 2019

However, he called Monsanto's conduct 'reprehensible'

Irish dairy co-op to close Shropshire site

16 July 2019

Ornua announced the move with 'much regret'

Cut costs and boost profit by using sexed semen

16 July 2019

Farmers can reduce rearing costs