Nfu news around the UK

17 September 2021

NFU calls for new taskforce to grow British dairy exports

15 September 2021

NFU says it would help unlock new opportunities

UK's food self-sufficiency must not fall past 60%, NFU warns

15 September 2021

Government urged to promote British food more

Uphold UK standards amid Canada and Mexico talks, NFU says

12 September 2021

Response to Canada & Mexico trade consultations

MPs urged to show support for Back British Farming Day

9 September 2021

Annual initiative takes place on 15 September

NFU on the hunt for new young farmer ambassadors

6 September 2021

18-26 year olds can apply to the programme

Plans set out to release beavers into the wild in England

25 August 2021

But some concern over animal's impact on farmland

'Revolutionary' policies will level up rural areas, NFU says

20 August 2021

Many UK rural communities are 'left behind'

NFU launches 2021 harvest survey after 'season of extremes'

18 August 2021

It provides the first insight into this year's harvest

NFU calls for flexible approach for farmers wanting to retire

13 August 2021

Union responds to lump sum exit consultation

NFU teams with police in call for responsible dog walking

8 August 2021

Dog attacks on livestock remains a big issue

Farmers 'increasingly concerned' of staff shortages, NFU warns

26 July 2021

'Pingdemic' fears still continue for farms

Hot weather poses serious risks to farmers' health, NFU warns

20 July 2021

Temperatures in UK set to remain high

'Right tree in right place': NFU unveils new woodland strategy

14 July 2021

Raises need for keeping land for food production

Climate change: Farmer's mock weather forecast from year 2050

13 July 2021

Video wants to start discussion on climate change

Public want UK trade deals to protect farmers, survey says

13 July 2021

Public fears low-standard imports, NFU says

#YourHarvest: Farmers raise importance of arable sector

8 July 2021

Farmers are reaching out to public and MPs

Raise labour availability issues in supply chain, NFU tells farmers

6 July 2021

'Increasing pressure points' on labour availability

Climate action within arable sector needs 'right policy environment'

2 July 2021

NFU says arable sector offers 'many solutions'

Farmers asked to light beacons for Queen's Platinum Jubilee

2 July 2021

More than 1,500 beacons will be lit across UK

Inadequate broadband threatens UK farming, NFU warns

28 June 2021

'Vital' for government to improve speeds

New AONB fund needs to be flexible for farmers, NFU says

27 June 2021

Farmers to see funds to boost protected areas

NFU demands government to show plan that upholds standards

21 June 2021

PM urged to show plan for future of British farming

Farmers most affected by fly-tipping, Environment Agency says

18 June 2021

Calls are growing for tougher punishments

UK-Australia deal: No mention of standards, NFU says

15 June 2021

Union is 'concerned' over 'very thin details'

Harvest 2021: 'Look out for each other' to minimise accidents

10 June 2021

Farmers reminded prepare for a safe harvest

Agriculture can bridge STEM skills gap, organisations say

9 June 2021

Farming education 'a solution' to skills gap

NFU calls for increased fines for sheep worrying crimes

9 June 2021

NFU says it can 'act as an appropriate deterrent'

NFU seeks farmers' thoughts on Canada and Mexico trade deals

26 May 2021

Both countries are 'important markets' for UK

Farming lessons 'positively impacts' pupil's education

24 May 2021

NFU says farming can deliver STEM lessons

UK-Australia trade deal: NFU calls for 'urgent answers'

22 May 2021

Fears grow over low-quality imports