Finance news around the UK

16 January 2021

Farmgate prices 'strong' despite Brexit border concerns

15 January 2021

Cattle and sheep prices higher than last year

Defra's signals intention to issue grants to tackle air quality issues

15 January 2021

2021 grants potentially provide up to £60k of funding

Trees: the root to securing environmental support payments?

13 January 2021

Farmers urged to look into woodland planting

Half of farm tenants 'may be excluded' from new schemes

13 January 2021

Many tenants operate under 'restrictive' FBTs

RPA delivers 'best ever' December payment performance

12 January 2021

It issued more than £1.7bn in December 2020

UK egg producer Fridays posts £2.5m loss

12 January 2021

Kent-based firm hit hard by pandemic

Insurance experts warn farmers over rising liability claims

11 January 2021

Numerous cases currently going through courts

How to make the most out of furlough until April

6 January 2021

Farmers given advice on furloughing staff

Agri-Environment Climate Scheme to open on limited basis

30 December 2020

It provides vital support to Scottish farmers

2021 BPS to remain at 2020 levels, Welsh govt confirms

26 December 2020

NFU Cymru welcomes the announcement

Arla's milk price for January to decrease

21 December 2020

Markets experiencing 'continuing uncertainty'

Govt urged to make wealth tax 'fair and proportionate'

17 December 2020

Growing pressure to introduce new wealth tax

Farm incomes down for arable and horticulture, Defra says

17 December 2020

Defra has released its 2019-20 income report

Weather and pandemic cause farm profits to drop 21%

16 December 2020

Defra releases Total Income from Farming report

Scottish farmers urged to apply for suckler beef support

16 December 2020

Support scheme closes for applications on 31 Dec

Welsh government plans to end direct payments in 2022

16 December 2020

New Sustainable Farming Scheme will replace BPS

Growers to fix their own sugar beet prices as part of pilot

16 December 2020

First ever sugar beet pricing platform launched

Grants for farmers wanting to grow Christmas trees

15 December 2020

Financial support offered to Cheshire farmers

Don't fall foul of legislation for volunteers, rural firms told

15 December 2020

Adherence to volunteer regulations 'is essential'

95% of Welsh farmers receive BPS during first week

11 December 2020

More than 14,900 claimaints receive subsidy

Welsh farmers urged to lobby MPs amid rural funding cuts

10 December 2020

It follows 'severe' cuts to Wales' agri budget

Farmers could be 'unintended victims' of Wealth Tax plan

10 December 2020

'Farmers are often asset rich but cash poor'

Scottish cattle and sheep farm profitability report released

10 December 2020

Survey provides snapshot of Scottish livestock sector

Muller farmers can earn additional 1ppl in 2021

8 December 2020

Dairy processor unveils new programme

'Major change': AHDB unveils 2021-2026 strategy

7 December 2020

Emphasis on improving accountability

Farming families warned they could face potential tax hike

4 December 2020

Possible change to Capital Gains Tax in March Budget

BPS funding levels must be maintained, NFU Cymru says

3 December 2020

Basic Payment Scheme 'crucial' to Wales

Support for NI pig producers affected by plant closure

3 December 2020

'Payments should not be anticipated until 2021'

Farmers told 'herd basis' may be beneficial for tax purposes

3 December 2020

Under UK tax law, a farmer can adopt herd basis

First Milk announces January 2021 milk price rise

2 December 2020

Standard litre will increase to 28.0ppl