Finance news around the UK

22 October 2019



'Public goods': Upland farmers demand to know value of sector

21 October 2019

Govt urged to value the 'public goods' produced

US slaps tariffs on 75 percent of all EU cheese

18 October 2019

US applies retaliatory tariffs of 25%

Farmers 'at risk of losing thousands' by under-insuring livestock

18 October 2019

It follows a spate of livestock crime incidents

Farmers express caution surrounding convergence funds

17 October 2019

Political landscape could 'change dramatically'

Farmers have 'lost £170m' due to dire beef prices

17 October 2019

Unsustainable beef prices continue

New £17.9m deal to expand Wensleydale cheese production

17 October 2019

It will create a sustainable future for farmers

Fixed-rate loans an option to guard against Brexit uncertainty

16 October 2019

Fixed rate loans could help farmers out

New energy scheme 'offers little' financial guarantee

15 October 2019

Attractive financial returns 'no longer guaranteed'

Farmer reaches £500k mark in buffalo mozzarella crowdfund

15 October 2019

The Scottish farmer still seeks more support

Dairy receives six-figure fund to meet increased demand

14 October 2019

Cornish farm purchases new herd as popularity grows

First Milk announces November milk price drop

11 October 2019

Dairy coop announces price reduction

NFU Cymru calls for Rural Development Programme review

11 October 2019

'Urgent review' to see if RDP is fit for purpose

Machinery and fertiliser see largest rise in costs over last year

10 October 2019

Rise likely due to surging energy prices

First Milk increases member premium by 0.25p per litre

9 October 2019

Premium to increase from April next year

Farmers in 'Payment by Results' pilot deliver green goals

9 October 2019

Trial helped farmers boost wildlife

NI dairy farmers could lose 10p per litre in no-deal Brexit

9 October 2019

Dairy industry warns of 'doomsday scenario'

Farmers launch crowdfund to save renowned local dairy

9 October 2019

29 farmers launch crowdfunder to save facility

US tariffs on EU pork will 'add unwelcome costs'

7 October 2019

US imposes tariffs on EU pork exports

Govt told to pay £160m uplift 'as soon as possible'

4 October 2019

Scottish farming promised £160m uplift

Tax relief could boost UK farm productivity by £100m

3 October 2019

UK urged to adopt Irish model of Income Tax relief

UFU declines DAERA consultation as NI remains without executive

3 October 2019

Ulster Farmers' Union criticises BPS consultation

Dyson's farming business now worth over half a billion

2 October 2019

James Dyson's agri-business shoots in worth

Dairy farmers' profits fall by 50 percent in space of year

2 October 2019

Profits halved in 2018/2019

BPS 2019 exchange rate confirmed

1 October 2019

Farmers to receive very similar rates to 2018

Beef sector's voluntary code could become law to ease price crisis

1 October 2019

New proposals unveiled during NFU meeting

Brexit: Export costs could rise for Scottish red meat producers

30 September 2019

Brexit impact on Scottish red meat sector

NI processors slammed for making 'unjustified' milk price cuts

29 September 2019

A farming union says it is 'appalling'

Pay increase of 3.3 percent recommended for farm workers

27 September 2019

Report suggests increase for England's farm workers

Barclays sends Brexit clinic invitations out to farms

26 September 2019

It comes as political uncertainty grows

Sheep farmer plants 50,000 trees to secure farm's future

26 September 2019

The trees will provide a new income stream