Nfu news around the UK

22 August 2019



NFU 'concerned' over future of Leave to Remain policy

21 August 2019

UK could scrape migrant policy post-Brexit

Wheat harvest at 'shuddering halt' due to heavy rain

20 August 2019

August rainfall stops harvest outside SE

NFU president meets with German counterpart

16 August 2019

They discussed Brexit and climate change

Ten young farmers appointed NFU ambassadors

14 August 2019

They will represent the next generation

Farmers warn of UK food self-sufficiency decline

11 August 2019

Self-sufficiency 'must be kept above 61%'

Emergency fund for flood-affected Yorkshire farmers

10 August 2019

£50,000 for Yorkshire Dales farmers

Farmers criticise media for 'biased' IPCC reporting

9 August 2019

Media focused heavily on meat and dairy

NFU asks Bristol Balloon Fiesta visitors to 'Back British Farming'

8 August 2019

The Discovery Barn will return to the event

Flood affected farmers to feel impact 'for many months'

6 August 2019

Drop-in session to help farmers affected

Tributes paid to former NFU president Sir Simon Gourlay

3 August 2019

He has died at the age of 85

Work begins to help flood affected Yorkshire farmers

2 August 2019

Farmers urged to register for post flood assistance

Farmers urged to stay safe this harvest

25 July 2019

Top tips help farmers stay safe

London school has classroom turned into farm

22 July 2019

NFU transforms London school into farm

NFU calls for introduction of E10 petrol

18 July 2019

Increasing bioethanol 'crucial' to achieving net zero

Morrisons unveils £2m farm apprenticeship fund

11 July 2019

It is 'vital' to address future challenges farming faces

No-deal Brexit 'socially and economically disastrous', NFU says

8 July 2019

Farmers 'may go out of business', Minette Batters warned

Recent Wainfleet floods triggers call for more collaboration

5 July 2019

Around 1,100ha of farmland were affected

NFU calls for 'effective incentives' to reach net zero by 2040

5 July 2019

British farmers 'leading the way' in climate-friendly food

Anger after BBC suggests UK farmers have low welfare standards

29 June 2019

The NFU has demanded an apology from the BBC

Young farmers needed for NFU Ambassador Programme

27 June 2019

Apply now to become NFU Young Farmer Ambassador

Brexit: Public say imported food must match UK standards

26 June 2019

Public do not back imports of sub-standard food

NFU calls on government to clarify BPS 2020 rules

17 June 2019

NFU calls for Defra to give farmers clarity on BPS system in 2020

'Wrong' Brexit could risk 'decimation of UK's ability to feed itself', NFU warns

13 June 2019

NFU urges leadership candidates to back British farming

Campaign started to highlight significance of arable sector

12 June 2019

Farmers will showcase value of cereals to MPs

NFU urges government to take increasing flood risk seriously

12 June 2019

Impact of flood risk on farmers 'must be taken seriously'

NFU Cymru launches award for sustainable farmers

10 June 2019

The award recognises the contribution farming makes to Wales

NFU calls for 'realistic timetables' for transition to post-Brexit scheme

6 June 2019

The NFU also said ELM must have 'farming at its heart'

Competition asks pupils to design a futuristic farming machine

5 June 2019

Pupils will design a farming machine for the year 2040

NFU warns of British farming 'betrayal' as Trump visits UK

3 June 2019

NFU has urged government not to 'betray' British farming

NFU hits back as agriculture excluded from list of critical jobs post-Brexit

1 June 2019

Farming is excluded but dance choreographers aren't