Government and Brexit news around the UK

26 September 2020

UK food prices could rise even with EU deal, report warns

25 September 2020

No-deal and deal could lead to hiked prices

Rural firms face 'exceptional challenges' despite Winter Economy Plan

25 September 2020

New measures 'will not save all businesses'

Scottish farmers' plan for change amid Covid and Brexit

24 September 2020

Both issues prompting farmers to think differently

MPs urged to back Ag Bill amendments or risk inferior imports

24 September 2020

Peers voted to back UK's high food standards

Seek UK-EU organic alignment or risk 'outright ban', MPs told

24 September 2020

UK organic food exports face 'outright ban'

Fruit growers demand post-2021 labour solutions

23 September 2020

Growers fear lack of labour after Brexit

Peers vote to ban lower-standard food imports

23 September 2020

Crucial vote sends clear signal to government

Rural groups demand more support as pandemic worsens

23 September 2020

Call for government to level-up rural areas

Public concern grows over UK farming's resilience to threats

22 September 2020

Public worried over future of UK food supply

Scottish rural firms urge protection of UK internal market

21 September 2020

New barriers to internal trade 'must be avoided'

Only 100 days to save UK farm standards, RSPCA warns

21 September 2020

Charity calls for law to ban lower-standards

Farmers plan second London demo as Agriculture Bill finalises

21 September 2020

Another protest against low-quality food imports

Brexit: NFU Scotland launches new advice to help farmers

18 September 2020

Union encouraging farmers to plan now

Peers slam Eustice's 'lack of openness' on agri-trade

17 September 2020

Lords 'deeply concerned' on GB and NI trade

Public concern growing over food standards, survey says

16 September 2020

Brexit trade deals could lead to lower standards

NFU calls for 'freely negotiated and flexible' milk contracts

16 September 2020

NFU responds to major dairy industry consultation

Farmers stress importance of EU deal with trade minister

15 September 2020

Welsh farmers met with Ranil Jayawardena

Farmers' input needed on future of Welsh upland farming

15 September 2020

Hill farming faces numerous challenges

Tenant farmers seek 'crucial' Ag Bill amendments

14 September 2020

Last days for amendments to Agriculture Bill

NFU welcomes opportunities for farming in UK-Japan deal

14 September 2020

UK signed first major post-Brexit trade deal

NFU Cymru calls for British wool to be 'better utilised'

13 September 2020

The price of wool clip has collapsed

Rishi Sunak visits farms trialling post-Brexit ELM scheme

12 September 2020

The Chancellor visited two Yorkshire farms

UK organic food exports to EU face 'outright ban'

11 September 2020

Organic sector calls for UK-EU Brexit deal

PM and Labour leader wear 'back British farming' badges

10 September 2020

Both men showed support for farmers

Pig breeding firms 'may be forced to leave UK' after Brexit

10 September 2020

Concern over UK pig breeding stock exports

NFU calls on peers to amend Trade Bill to save standards

9 September 2020

UK at 'pivotal time' for future of farming

Back British Farming Day: Farmers urge MPs to safeguard standards

9 September 2020

Fears that standards will be undercut post-Brexit

Livestock marts will be 'rocks' during Brexit uncertainty

4 September 2020

Marts 'keenly aware' of Brexit impact on farmers

Which? calls on government to clarify Brexit food standards

4 September 2020

Letter sent to Liz Truss and George Eustice

AHDB pledges to reform in response to request for views

2 September 2020

Organisation announces key reforms