Finance news around the UK

22 June 2021

Prices remain firm amid rising volumes of new season lambs

21 June 2021

New commentary by Quality Meat Scotland

New net zero fund opens for Scottish island farmers

17 June 2021

Grants of up to £150,000 are available

Window for paying deferred VAT by instalments 'closes very soon'

16 June 2021

Farming businesses need to sign up by 21 June

Scottish farmers reminded of climate scheme deadline

11 June 2021

30 June deadline to apply for this year's round

Pig prices increase for twelfth consecutive week

11 June 2021

But record costs are hitting farmers' margins

Grower says UK farming 'much better off' without subsidies

10 June 2021

He wants farming 'to stand on its own two feet'

AHDB agrees 'managed-wind down' of Horticulture and Potatoes

10 June 2021

Growers voted to end both statutory levies

New tree planting grant scheme open for applications

9 June 2021

Farmers urged to consider applying to scheme

Farmers taking part in Defra's pilot to be paid £5,000

8 June 2021

Farmers taking part in SFI pilot to be paid

Peatland restoration fund opens for farmers in England

6 June 2021

Competitive grant scheme runs until 2025

Calculator developed for Defra's exit scheme payment

4 June 2021

Strutt & Parker's calculator for farmers

Older farmers told to look at plans to incentivise them to retire

4 June 2021

Nearly four in 10 farmers are over age of 65

Defra trial on Exmoor farms raises ELM scheme concerns

4 June 2021

Trial of 26 farms raises issues with new system

Deadline looms to apply for NI potato sector support

3 June 2021

£2m scheme to issue funds following pandemic

Farming unions warn of rising dairy production costs

3 June 2021

This is alongside unsustainable milk prices

Upward momentum continues for GB pig prices

3 June 2021

Eleventh consecutive week of price increases

Farms can claim £3,000 toward new apprenticeships

3 June 2021

Employers can now apply apprenticeship fund

Pandemic boosts value of Welsh livestock sector

1 June 2021

Public turned to local food during lockdowns

RSABI handed £3m estate in legacy of Aberdeenshire farmer

1 June 2021

Farmer hands down estate to rural charity

Farm profits drop to lowest level since 2007

31 May 2021

Weather and pandemic two reasons for fall

First Milk ups milk price for third consecutive month

29 May 2021

British co-op announces July milk price

Local farm shows need more support, says union

28 May 2021

Many shows have had to cancel again for 2021

New grants for farmers to take action against tree pests

28 May 2021

New Tree Health Pilot to launch this summer

Exit payments: Farmers 'shouldn't feel guilty' for retiring

28 May 2021

Farmers now have a 'good opportunity' to retire

£10m for farmers wanting to create new woodlands

28 May 2021

Woodland Carbon Guarantee auction dates unveiled

Covid support scheme deadline for NI potato growers

27 May 2021

Deadline to apply for financial support is 11 June

NI farming sectors to receive new £5m Coivd-19 fund

26 May 2021

Fund aims to boost the sector following pandemic

Muller and Lidl GB relaunch fixed price option for farmers

26 May 2021

New fixed price offer available for Muller's suppliers

New OTS report on Capital Gains Tax 'helpful for farmers'

26 May 2021

New recommendations for farms & land-based firms

Scottish pig producers see strong seasonal upturn

25 May 2021

Farmgate prices rise from low point in late Feb