Government and Brexit news around the UK

22 October 2019



Protect British beef farming or it will disappear, body warns

22 October 2019

Farmers continue to see low prices

Video: Farmer ploughs pro-remain message in field

21 October 2019

'Britain now wants to remain'

UK labour shortage leaves tons of fruit to rot

21 October 2019

Brexit uncertainty hits UK growers

Welsh farmers unimpressed with PM's new Brexit deal

18 October 2019

Concerns still remain over Brexit impact on farmers

Scottish seed potato producers highlight no-deal concerns

18 October 2019

No-deal would have 'devastating impact' on sector

Prime Minister secures 'great new deal' with EU

17 October 2019

News is 'warmly welcomed' by farmers

Fixed-rate loans an option to guard against Brexit uncertainty

16 October 2019

Fixed rate loans could help farmers out

'Wasted year': Government 'must fast track' new agriculture bill

16 October 2019

Farm bodies criticise 'legislative limbo'

No-deal Brexit: EU approves UK’s third country status

15 October 2019

UK secures ‘listed status’ to protect £5bn export market

No-deal Brexit tariffs 'would hammer' Scottish farming

14 October 2019

Scottish farmers raise major concerns over the regime

NFU slams government's 'lack of action' as concerns remain

12 October 2019

Concerns remain on future of British farming

Brexit helpline launched for organic farmers

11 October 2019

Readiness support service for organic businesses

Government has 'failed to protect' farmers as Brexit nears

11 October 2019

Govt 'failure' to raise tariffs for farm products is 'damaging'

Farmers could blockade goods entering UK after no-deal

10 October 2019

Mounting concern over no-deal tariffs

Egg industry slams government plans to remove tariffs

9 October 2019

Government has ignored pleas from the industry

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

9 October 2019

Dairy industry warns of 'doomsday scenario'

Farming industry dismayed at updated no-deal tariffs

8 October 2019

Farmers feel 'betrayed' by the tariffs

Farm tenants demand recognition in Queen's Speech

8 October 2019

Speech 'must deliver better agriculture bill' for tenants

New Brexit deal leaves Welsh farming 'out in the cold'

6 October 2019

Farmers fear negative impact on agriculture

Welsh sheep sector in 'danger of disappearing' after no-deal

4 October 2019

'Vulnerable' sectors in danger of 'disappearing'

Greggs stockpiles pork as Brexit deadline looms

3 October 2019

Greggs stockpiles pork ahead of Brexit

Farmer prepares for Brexit by turning land into Stone Age state

3 October 2019

He wants to help wildlife while preparing for Brexit

Sheep farmers 'astonished' over live export ban proposal

1 October 2019

Farmers say the plan 'defies belief'

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

1 October 2019

New proposals unveiled during NFU meeting

Chancellor targets rural vote with £5bn broadband pledge

1 October 2019

Commitment to boost rural connectivity

Brexit: Export costs could rise for Scottish red meat producers

30 September 2019

Brexit impact on Scottish red meat sector

Union threatens legal action if 'back-door' opens for tariff-free imports

28 September 2019

Farm group urges proper custom controls post-Brexit

Continued access to EU preferential trade agreements 'vital'

27 September 2019

Food exporters fear significant drop in exports

Labour's Food Commission plan an 'opportunity' for farmers

25 September 2019

It would monitor UK food security

Debate held on how Labour can appeal more to rural areas

25 September 2019

Labour hold none of the top 50 rural constituencies