Produce news around the UK

10 April 2021

Butchers enjoy bumper year as lockdown boosts sales

1 April 2021

Public have depended on butchers for supplies

Farmer blockchain project seeks funds to reach next level

29 March 2021

Blockchain may allow shoppers to trace food

The Essex arable farmer who has turned to agroecology

26 March 2021

George Young didn't take a conventional route

Peers 'dismayed' at UK-EU agri-food trade friction

23 March 2021

UK firms facing 'structural barriers' in trade

Red Tractor's new campaign aims to reach 45m people

22 March 2021

TV campaign to highlight body's standards

Govt told to recognise UK pork standards in procurement policy

19 March 2021

Govt urged to recognise sector's high standards

US food flooding UK shelves 'unlikely', report says

18 March 2021

US can 'meet a variety of standards'

UK food exports to EU plunged in January, ONS says

14 March 2021

First month since Brexit sees major fall in trade

NFU calls for level playing field after EU import checks delayed

12 March 2021

Brexit import checks delayed by six months

Brexit: NFU Scotland calls for end to border bureaucracy

9 March 2021

Government urged to minimise trade friction

Collaboration 'key' to making most of farm shop boom

8 March 2021

Retail expert tells farmers to work together

US suspends tariffs on UK agri-food goods

5 March 2021

Airbus-Boeing trade dispute simmers down

Public buying more meat and dairy compared to last year

4 March 2021

Red meat and dairy see retail sales boost

Brexit: Movement Assistance Scheme now covers organic food

4 March 2021

GB organic traders can apply for support

Uncertainty slows movement of Scottish potatoes

3 March 2021

Half of Scottish potato crop still in stores

New fund to help drive locally sourced Scottish food

1 March 2021

Over £100,000 will be made available

Waitrose to divert food from farms to struggling families

26 February 2021

Over 5 million surplus food to be sent

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

25 February 2021

World's middle class is growing in Asia

Co-op becomes first UK retailer to reject gene-edited food

19 February 2021

Pledges #NotInMySupermarket to gene-editing

Consumers turn to dairy in Covid crisis as retail sales boom

17 February 2021

Experts optimistic about future of UK dairy

New rules to address plant health threat posed by Xylella

17 February 2021

Disease is continuing to spread in Europe

£1m micro food business scheme to open in NI

16 February 2021

It will provide grants up to £50,000

Growers raise concerns over imbalance in standards

16 February 2021

Red Tractor is consulting on bolstering standards

UK organic market now worth £2.79 billion, report says

10 February 2021

Market hits highest growth level in 15 years

Growers to trial new UK variants of beans to slash food miles

10 February 2021

The three varieties are suited to the British climate

Wyke Farms receives £1.3m to expand into 'post-Brexit world'

8 February 2021

UK cheese producer sees rise in global demand

Beef and dairy sales surged at Christmas, retail figures show

5 February 2021

Strongest Christmas growth ever for grocery sector

Digital vending machines sees lockdown success for farm

5 February 2021

Innovation has been key to success during pandemic

Tomato growers explore new sensor tech to boost yield

4 February 2021

Trial aims to significantly reduce tomato losses

Food standards warning as UK applies to join CPTPP

3 February 2021

UK has applied to join large free trade area