Housing and storage news around the UK

18 January 2020



Land market resilient as non-farmer buyers fuel demand

17 January 2020

Farmland market proved to be resilient in 2019

Govt applauded for recognising uplands in Agriculture Bill

17 January 2020

Ag Bill recognises role of upland farming

UK sheep meat imports and exports see slight decline

17 January 2020

Fresh and frozen sheep meat trade declines

Livestock farms could benefit from genome editing, scientists say

17 January 2020

Animal breeding could become more efficient

Concerns over impact of tree planting on farm tenants

17 January 2020

National Trust wants to plant 20m trees

New group formed to tackle sheep and cattle health issues

17 January 2020

It aims to deliver a more coordinated approach

Wales bTB: Cattle slaughtered reaches record high, union says

17 January 2020

Farmers say slaughtering levels are 'unsustainable'

Farm business fined thousands after worker crushed by beam

17 January 2020

A Kent farming business has been fined

Men hospitalised after 'agricultural incident' at Welshpool Mart

17 January 2020

The incident involved a loose cow

Neonatal survival research crucial to successful lambing season

16 January 2020

Research looked at neonatal survival in lambs

Ofcom urged to review ‘How to Steal Pigs’

16 January 2020

National Rural Crime Network raises concerns

New upgrade options brings Endurance wind turbines back to life

16 January 2020

New repair and upgrade option open

NATURA aviary - world’s most successful egg production system

16 January 2020

The high-welfare system is very popular

Smart ear tags help farmers detect lameness in sheep

16 January 2020

Automated detection of lameness in sheep

Police issue CCTV image of man suspected of farm theft

16 January 2020

Tools, machinery and vehicle stolen

Non-notifiable avian influenza detected on NI farm

16 January 2020

Disease subtype H6N1 impacted the farm

2019 tractor registrations slightly higher than 2018

16 January 2020

Latter months experienced downward trend

Government introduces long-awaited Agriculture Bill

16 January 2020

Most important legislation for farmers in decades

Rural landlords reminded of energy efficiency deadline

15 January 2020

1 April deadline for energy standards compliance

Cattle farm diversifies into eggs after £1.1m investment

15 January 2020

The farming couple wanted a new opportunity

Ag Bill must listen to tenant farmers' concerns, TFA says

15 January 2020

'Bill must not leave tenant farmers out in the cold'

New broadleaf weed herbicide available this spring

15 January 2020

Korvetto is now registered for use

New £1m study to help combat Johne's disease

15 January 2020

The disease has a big impact on livestock health

Farmland fly-tipping increases by two thirds in past seven years

15 January 2020

New figures show the crime is getting worse

Oaklands Farm Eggs posts loss after cage-free investment

15 January 2020

The company made a loss before tax of £2.6m

Vegan activists 'negotiate' release of pig from NI farm

15 January 2020

The incident happened in County Antrim

Food made from 'bacterial dust' is 'ludicrous', beef group says

15 January 2020

Monbiot's synthetic 'bacterial dust' proposal is 'ludicrous'

Agri-haulage business recognised for services to farming

15 January 2020

The firm has served Argyll for decades

Taskforce recommends simplified farm support in Scotland

15 January 2020

Findings recognise need for more simplicity

More than 4 in 10 farmers don’t have adequate broadband

14 January 2020

New survey shows big issues with connectivity