Nfu news around the UK

12 April 2021

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

EU agrees to recognise UK organic standards until 2023

10 January 2021

UK organic standards equivalent until 2023

Urea fertiliser consultation nears end amid possible ban

8 January 2021

Consultation 'will impact the way we farm'

Pesticide Vydate will not be re-authorised, Defra confirms

6 January 2021

NFU says the decision is 'unacceptable'

Aldi pledges £3.5bn toward sourcing more British food

1 January 2021

Farming groups have welcomed the news

UK farming to begin 'new era' in 2021, NFU president says

31 December 2020

Minette Batters releases her new year message

NFU urges 180 councils to ban sky lanterns

30 December 2020

They pose dangers to livestock and farms

Farm leaders react with relief as UK secures trade deal with EU

25 December 2020

The deal finally concluded after 11 months

UK's first-ever cyber security advice for farmers released

22 December 2020

Guidance to help farmers stay safe and secure online

UK Global Tariff 'offers some safeguards for farmers', NFU says

18 December 2020

Law implementing UK Global Tariff laid in parliament