Nfu news around the UK

19 February 2020



NFU president opens new £2m agri-tech centre

18 February 2020

The new building showcases smart tech

NFU asks farmers to make mental health a priority

13 February 2020

It comes as #MindYourHead gets underway

Farming stalwart named recipient of posthumous industry award

7 February 2020

Inspirational farmer Jim Innes died recently

Reducing migrant salary threshold not enough, NFU says

4 February 2020

Policy 'must urgently address' farming needs

Farming fits in STEM learning, teacher survey shows

3 February 2020

NFU worked with 800 teachers across UK

Environment Bill 'must not compromise food supply'

31 January 2020

The landmark bill was unveiled this week

Hundreds of farmers to attend London rally in March

28 January 2020

Farmers urge government to back UK farming

Frictionless trade with EU 'crucial' for UK dairy, NFU says

14 January 2020

NFU calls on government to back UK standards

Security specialists to provide discounted CCTV services to NFU members

14 January 2020

Three South East rural security firms selected

NFU urges government to set up food standards commission

8 January 2020

It would ensure UK farming standards are kept

New partnership offers farmers ATV helmet discount

7 January 2020

The NFU offer provides a 25% discount

NFU New Year message: UK farming set to have 'monumental' year

1 January 2020

UK gears up for Brexit and climate crisis

NFU urges MPs to support British farming as Brexit looms

21 December 2019

Importance of UK farming standards highlighted

NFU discusses wet weather and floods with leading banks

16 December 2019

Union highlights flood impact to major banks

NFU urges new govt to 'back British farming like never before'

13 December 2019

New government urged to back British farming

Farmers affected by fuel issues told to complete survey

10 December 2019

Farmers in England and Scotland are affected

Next government told to 'empower' farmers to reach net zero

9 December 2019

Farmers aim to reach net zero by 2040

Farmers criticise BBC for 'I love vegans' Christmas ad

9 December 2019

Broadcaster once again criticised for anti-meat bias

Farmers affected by Solarplicity collapse to be paid thousands

27 November 2019

Farmers were owed over £225k in FiT payments

NFU urges next government to develop new flood plans

15 November 2019

Prolonged wet weather has affected businesses

NFU launches general election manifesto

13 November 2019

It calls for parties to deliver a 'vibrant' industry

PM 'out of touch' on flooding, NFU president says

13 November 2019

Floods have devastated thousands of acres

Back British Farming message paraded at Lord Mayor's Show

12 November 2019

British farming was proudly on display

NFU welcomes plans to launch waste crime unit

10 November 2019

It will battle the 'nightmare' scale of the crime

Farming to be promoted during Lord Mayor's Show

6 November 2019

This year's event to take place on Sunday

Farmers promote Back British Farming message in The Sun

6 November 2019

Farmers take centre stage in new campaign

National food strategy must improve farmers' productivity, NFU says

26 October 2019

First major review in UK's food system in 75 years

More schools to learn about British farming thanks to grant

25 October 2019

£250k grant helps inner-city schools

Farmers have 'lost £170m' due to dire beef prices

17 October 2019

Unsustainable beef prices continue

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

12 October 2019

Concerns remain on future of British farming