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22 September 2021

MPs seek answers as food supply chain faces 'perform storm'

16 September 2021

Inquiry to scrutinise govt's handling of issues

New plans to boost agri-food exports amid fall in trade

16 September 2021

New initiative to help farmers access new markets

New food labels could sway public to support British farmers

14 September 2021

Post-Brexit scheme urges public to buy British

Project seeks true value of UK's farm shops amid pandemic

11 September 2021

UK-wide project aims to develop sector further

New vision to increase high tech food production in Wales

7 September 2021

Controlled Environment Agriculture prospectus unveiled

Labour crisis: Public told to share photos of empty food shelves

6 September 2021

#EmptyShelves social media campaign launched

UK food and drink exports to EU fall more than a quarter

2 September 2021

Loss of exports described as 'disastrous' for sector

Union calls for 'immediate action' as labour crisis deepens

2 September 2021

NFU Scotland writes letter to UK government

Labour crisis set to worsen in run-up to Christmas, sector warns

30 August 2021

Scottish food & farming groups call for action

Industry calls for Covid recovery visa as worker shortages bite

27 August 2021

12-month visa could help alleviate shortages

New mattress range saves UK wool from going to waste

26 August 2021

John Lewis & Waitrose launch new wool initiative

Vertical farming on the rise in the UK

23 August 2021

Is it the future of farming?

Lack of suitable abattoirs 'key barrier' for native breeds

20 August 2021

Meat sells for premium but barriers remain

Wet weather fails to dampen blackcurrant harvest

10 August 2021

Thanks to new varieties of climate-resilient berries

SRUC to open vertical farm to boost sector's skills

9 August 2021

The project will grow more local produce

£7.3m fund opens to support Scottish food producers

5 August 2021

Fund seeks to invest in food sector innovation

Risk warning for pop-up campsite trend on farms

3 August 2021

Farmers encouraged to 'tread carefully'

NI potato growers to receive more Covid support funds

30 July 2021

£2m support scheme for affected growers

NI farm workers now exempt from Covid-19 travel rules

30 July 2021

Seasonal agri workers can claim exemption

Berry supplier to remove 150t of single use plastic a year

29 July 2021

Angus Soft Fruits to also cut on-farm waste

Defra urged to back new grower-run research agency

28 July 2021

36 businesses call for new independent agency

UK could see 'worst food shortages in 75 years', 2 Sisters warns

26 July 2021

Food producer issues dire warning to government

10,000 food workers to be exempt from isolation rules

23 July 2021

It comes amid concern of food shortages

Agri-tech experts and growers join forces on salad-saving robot

22 July 2021

Robotic solution to horticultural labour challenges

New plan to put more Welsh food on retailers’ shelves

21 July 2021

Ambition to help grow Welsh food products

More support for farmers to tackle food waste, report urges

21 July 2021

1.2bn tonnes of food wasted globally on farms

New Red Tractor standards agreed after major consultation

20 July 2021

Scheme's new proposals seek to streamline standards

New fund to help Scottish food producers following pandemic

15 July 2021

A total of 42 grants of up to £5,000 available

British Wool unveils new e-shop to help drive demand

14 July 2021

The new site aims to help drive 'real demand'

Campaigners call for mandatory and clear food labelling

24 June 2021

They say it would benefit farmers' livelihoods