Nfu news around the UK

12 May 2021

Food imports must meet UK standards, NFU says

12 May 2021

Follows government's new animal welfare pledge

UK sky lantern approach 'significantly out of date', NFU warns

9 May 2021

Union calls on government to ban sky lanterns

Business uncertainty focus of Boris Johnson's farm visit

24 April 2021

PM's Derbs visit focused on farming's uncertainty

Labour's Shadow Defra Secretary visits farmers in the Fens

23 April 2021

Wide-ranging talks looked at key farming issues

NFU seeks 'full investigation' after BBC's 'River Pollution Scandal'

21 April 2021

Union responds to Panorama river pollution show

NFU awarded £30,000 to teach STEM through agriculture

20 April 2021

Royal Academy of Engineering issues funds

Farmers with labour vacancies told to ask DWP for help

16 April 2021

NFU says government can help farmers fill roles

UK concerns over lower food standards in CPTPP trading bloc

13 April 2021

NFU tells Lords the UK must maintain standards

Farm income fall 'huge blow' to industry, NFU says

12 April 2021

It comes as BPS will start to reduce this year

NFU highlights 'strict limitations' on farmland car parks

2 April 2021

Union urges farmers to understand the rules

Government urged to engage with rural areas more

29 March 2021

NFU says rural areas left out of policy-making

Farmers' business confidence negative for third year running

27 March 2021

Phasing of BPS key concern, NFU says

Changes to bovine TB policy 'must be based on science'

25 March 2021

Future policy must prove effective, NFU warns

UK should be given access to gene editing tools, NFU says

17 March 2021

NFU responds to Defra consultation on the issue

NFU calls for level playing field after EU import checks delayed

12 March 2021

Brexit import checks delayed by six months

NFU urges Red Tractor to end 'hypocrisy' in arable sector

9 March 2021

Growers raise concerns over imbalance in standards

Farming lessons to be taught as pupils return to school

8 March 2021

200,000 pupils will learn about British farming

New pesticide action plan must be balanced, NFU says

27 February 2021

Existing plan was adopted in 2013

Government to 'respect' result of AHDB Horticulture ballot

25 February 2021

Growers rejected continuation of the levy

Farmers told to 'look east' to capitalise on untapped markets

25 February 2021

World's middle class is growing in Asia

Eustice invites farmers to participate in green farming pilot

24 February 2021

Farmers will pilot Sustainable Farming Incentive

PM pledges to defend UK farming standards in trade talks

23 February 2021

Johnson made the commitment at NFU Conference

'Farming matters to Labour,' Sir Keir Starmer says

23 February 2021

Labour leader 'stands with' British farmers

Rural and urban divide continues to grow, NFU warns

23 February 2021

Government urged to 'level up' rural Britain

Many growers 'feel disengaged' with AHDB Horticulture, NFU says

17 February 2021

Union responds to AHDB ballot result

British Science Week: Farmers to teach 30,000 pupils across UK

11 February 2021

Farmers will teach real-life farming situations

Value for money is key for AHDB, NFU says

3 February 2021

NFU responds to AHDB's five year strategy

NFU presents 'viable alternative' as Defra mulls solid urea ban

27 January 2021

'Industry-regulated approach' needed rather than ban

Climate change: Water infrastructure upgrade 'crucial' for farmers

27 January 2021

NFU highlights need for 'up-to-date' flood defences

'It's not the cow, it's the how': Butcher stresses UK meat's sustainability

13 January 2021

The NFU has praised the butcher's opinion piece