Housing and storage news around the UK

5 June 2020



Feed worth more than £4,000 stolen from Norfolk farm

5 June 2020

24 tonnes of animal feed stolen

Appeal after thieves steal tractors and drive through hedge

5 June 2020

Thieves raided Oxfordshire rural property

Coronavirus: New kit made for farmers detects virus on surfaces

5 June 2020

Kit detects Covid-19 on surfaces and equipment

Welsh dairy farm runs high yielding Holstein herd on grazing system

4 June 2020

Couple embark on project to improve utilisation

Directory listing dairy courses launched for students

4 June 2020

Training directory lists over 100 dairy courses

Brexit: Peers launch probe into farming under NI protocol

4 June 2020

Protocol designed to avoid hard border post-Brexit

Bank helps farm become one of UK's largest rhubarb producers

4 June 2020

Bank funds rhubarb farm expansion despite virus

Coronavirus: Countryside visitors asked to show 'more respect'

4 June 2020

Public urged to show 'more consideration' to farmers

Farmers warn against 'senseless' disruption to UK EU relationship

4 June 2020

Talks between UK and EU enter third round

Young farmer who used phone while driving tractor fined

4 June 2020

Farmer was caught 'chatting away' on phone

Police charge Highlands farmer after livestock 'run loose' on A9

4 June 2020

Sheep have a 'continual presence' on road

NFU tells EU judges neonics ban was 'not lawful'

4 June 2020

NFU has intervened in the EU Bayer hearing

Over 300,000 pledge support to foods standards' petition

4 June 2020

Petition sees huge response in last few days

Wildfire risk 'exceptionally high' as lockdown relaxes

3 June 2020

Firefighters have tackled large blazes recently

Covid-19 dairy hardship fund set to open for applications

3 June 2020

Applications will open from 18 June

Agricultural property relief may be cut after Covid-19, experts warn

3 June 2020

Experts urge farmers to act now to protect inheritance

Bull beef finishing goes head to head with store production

3 June 2020

Welsh farming couple add value to cattle

Coronavirus: Soil Association calls for shorter food supply chains

3 June 2020

Shorter chains could make UK 'more resilient'

Graham's Dairy plans low carbon heat project for cheese site

3 June 2020

Scottish milk processor submits plans to Fife Council

Covid-19 furlough scheme wind-down 'too soon' for rural sector

3 June 2020

Fears that rural firms are in 'survival mode'

Son died trying to save dad in water buffalo attack, inquest hears

3 June 2020

Father and son were killed in the tragic incident

Coronavirus: British Wool confirms sharp fall in wool values

3 June 2020

Producers' cash flows 'will be affected'

Tractor salesmen banned from being firm directors

3 June 2020

Husband and wife team have been banned

First Milk holds milk price for July 2020

2 June 2020

Dairy co-op to keep milk prices the same

Bridging payments worth £43m made to farmers

2 June 2020

Payments for stewardship agreements complete

New research to look at young farmers' concerns

2 June 2020

Rural young people have chance to raise issues

Red Tractor unveils new marque range to broaden offer to public

2 June 2020

Consumers are demanding greater choice

Calf stuck in neck-high mud back at farm 'safe and sound'

2 June 2020

Newborn calf was stuck in bog

Food standards' petition edges closer to 200,000 milestone

2 June 2020

Petition urges No 10 to protect British farming

Meadow Foods to open new plant-based facility

2 June 2020

Dairy firm sees rising demand for plant-based