Nfu news around the UK

29 October 2020

BBC upholds NFU complaint on meat documentary bias

16 October 2020

It has taken the BBC 10 months to apologise

NFU president urges PM to safeguard UK standards

15 October 2020

Minette Batters held discussions with Boris Johnson

NFU warns future of UK farming is at stake after MPs vote

14 October 2020

MPs rejected crucial Ag Bill amendment

Reward farmers for 'pivotal' environmental role, NFU urges

14 October 2020

Farmers have 'pivotal role' in protecting landscape

Highways Act amendment proposed following fatal incidents

9 October 2020

NFU calls for diversions where livestock are present

Alternative quarantine rules sought for seasonal Xmas workers

9 October 2020

NFU seeks info from affected producers

NFU calls for 'freely negotiated and flexible' milk contracts

16 September 2020

NFU responds to major dairy industry consultation

NFU welcomes opportunities for farming in UK-Japan deal

14 September 2020

UK signed first major post-Brexit trade deal

NFU calls on peers to amend Trade Bill to save standards

9 September 2020

UK at 'pivotal time' for future of farming

Public urged to rally MPs to show support for farmers

8 September 2020

MPs to get involved with Back British Farming Day

Pupils' ideas to help farmers combat climate change

7 September 2020

NFU launches 'Farmvention' competition

NFU calls for 'archaic' 1931 Game Act to modernise

7 September 2020

Law change needed to help tackle rural crime

MPs urged to get behind Back British Farming Day

29 August 2020

Annual day commences on 9 September

Government urged to address UK's low food self-sufficiency

21 August 2020

NFU calls for a 'horticultural revolution'

NFU calls for 'long-term management plan' for beavers

18 August 2020

Beavers could have 'massive impact' on farming

UK could see worst wheat harvest since 1980s, NFU says

18 August 2020

Extreme weather takes toll on crop

NFU launches 2020 harvest survey following 'season of extremes'

14 August 2020

Survey provides first insight into this year's harvest

Farmers across UK begin journey to net zero emissions

8 August 2020

26 ways farmers are doing their bit for net zero

'Holistic strategy' needed to improve air quality, NFU says

6 August 2020

NFU responds to EFRA air quality inquiry

Greening rules: Farmers can plan harvest 2021 'with confidence'

5 August 2020

Farmers no longer required to comply

ELMS must have farming at its heart, NFU says

31 July 2020

Union calls for scheme to be flexible

NFU backs 'much-needed' wool insulation campaign

31 July 2020

Petition aims to deliver new market

Eleven young farmers appointed NFU's new ambassadors

28 July 2020

New group of student ambassadors unveiled

Guy Smith appointed new Red Tractor Crops Sector chair

24 July 2020

Former NFU deputy president joins Red Tractor

All farm businesses must adopt Making Tax Digital by 2022

22 July 2020

2022 for all firms regardless of turnover

Growers in ornamentals sector face uncertain future, NFU warns

22 July 2020

Sector saw mass wastage during lockdown

Reward farmers for nature-based solutions to flooding, NFU says

15 July 2020

Farming’s role 'must be properly valued'

#YourHarvest: Farmers raise importance of cereals sector

14 July 2020

Value of sector raised to public and MPs

'Eat out' discount could up demand for British food, NFU says

10 July 2020

Scheme offers diners half-price meals

Competition looks to young farmers to share net zero ideas

6 July 2020

Young farmers challenged to share solutions