Nfu news around the UK

21 October 2021

Countryside COP kicks off ahead of major climate summit

11 October 2021

Farmers showcase industry's climate goals

NFU raises pig sector's struggles on BBC Question Time

11 October 2021

Minette Batters raised awareness of the issue

NFU calls for delay in BPS cuts amid 'perfect storm' of issues

4 October 2021

NFU wants BPS reduction delay for 2022 & 2023

Thousands urge government to maintain UK food-sufficiency

1 October 2021

54,000 people sign NFU's letter

NFU’s biggest ever harvest festival set to reach 50,000 students

28 September 2021

Initiative teaches pupils about farm-to-fork

Labour crisis: 5,500 poultry workers to get temporary visas

26 September 2021

Temporary UK visas issued amid shortages

New farming alliance launches 'Countryside COP'

21 September 2021

Events come ahead of Glasgow's COP26

NFU launches new welfare in transport guidance

21 September 2021

The advice covers all livestock sectors

Survey shows demand for net zero actions in ELMs

20 September 2021

Most farmers want to see more net zero measures

NFU unveils new partnership to boost energy crop market

20 September 2021

Farmers urged to look into new revenue streams

Clarkson urges government to boost UK food self-sufficiency

17 September 2021

'It should be much more like 80%, we’re capable of it'

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