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25 January 2021

UK meat firms warn of 'serious and sustained loss of EU trade'

22 January 2021

Post-Brexit border problems continue to mount

NI farmers urged to support Ulster Wool after 'difficult year'

19 January 2021

The wool market collapsed due to Covid-19

Gene-editing will boost UK crop yields, scientists say

8 January 2021

They say it will also improve disease resilience

UK firm wins fund to develop vertical farm sensor tech

6 January 2021

Sensors will enable farms to control environment

Red Tractor urges farmers to help shape future standards

5 January 2021

Proposals to streamline assurance body's standards

Aldi pledges £3.5bn toward sourcing more British food

1 January 2021

Farming groups have welcomed the news

MPs warn food prices may rise due to new curbs on workers

24 December 2020

Cross-party group of MPs issues stark warning

EU grants third country listing to UK agri-food exports

24 December 2020

UK meets all necessary standards the EU requires

Public 'likely' to see reduced fruit and veg next week

23 December 2020

France and UK agrees deal to ease travel ban

Farm groups scramble to understand impacts of UK border closure

22 December 2020

Border with France closed over Covid-19 fears

Grace period needed to stop food exports rotting, peers say

20 December 2020

Post-Brexit grace period 'of up to six months'

Public trust in British farming sees boost during pandemic

17 December 2020

Public rely on 'hard working producers', study says

More people plan to use farm shops this Christmas

15 December 2020

Pandemic forces shift in shopping habits

UK food exports drop by 12% as firms face 'dilemma'

10 December 2020

Fall in exports shows 'urgent need for support'

'Resourcing crisis' could hit exports after 1 Jan, industry warns

8 December 2020

Call for 'urgent action' to support food exporters

Veg prices to rise by 4% in event of no-deal, charity warns

7 December 2020

This could rise even higher for some products

Encourage public sector to buy British, campaigners tell PM

6 December 2020

British food campaign letter sent to Boris Johnson

Public want farmers to gain more support and backing in 2021

4 December 2020

New survey shows heightened support for farming

'Huge relief': EU recognises UK's organic certification standards

4 December 2020

UK organic exports faced potential ban

Protections around low-quality food imports 'already weakened'

30 November 2020

Govt seeking trade without 'adequate transparency'

Easing turkey worker rules 'puts economy above health', peers warn

27 November 2020

Workers from areas with 'very high infection levels'

Thousands raised for small cheesemaker on brink of closure

25 November 2020

Custom 'disappeared overnight' due to Covid-19

Public urged to buy local following challenging year

25 November 2020

Consumers told to back local firms this Christmas

UK secures temporary rollover trade deal with Canada

24 November 2020

Farmers will continue to benefit from zero tariffs

Scottish farmers welcome £5m fund to help recover sector

23 November 2020

It will help food and drink recover from Covid-19

Morrisons backs UK farmers with 'British Food Box'

19 November 2020

£1 from every purchase goes to farming charities

Scottish growers call for 'sector specific' seasonal work scheme

18 November 2020

100% of growers rely on non-UK seasonal workers

Seasonal farm work rules updated to avoid turkey shortage

17 November 2020

Seasonal workers now able to start work instantly

Construction sector told to use more wool in projects

12 November 2020

It could provide 'vital lifeline' to sheep farmers

Students' organic oat milk wins farm approval

6 November 2020

The concept could now be taken to market