Renewables and environment news around the UK

24 September 2020

Farmers drive lapwing recovery in key breeding grounds

24 September 2020

Avon Valley farmers boost endangered species

Carbon footprint of UK milk 'half the global average'

24 September 2020

Other countries urged to follow UK's efficiency

Farmers ditch plywood for climate-friendly alternative

23 September 2020

Farm business opts for recycled-plastic product

New animal insights software backs farmers' net zero goal

22 September 2020

New software includes over 40 animal traits

Cover cropping 'could be saviour' amid volatile weather

18 September 2020

Expert says it could reap benefits for farmers

Farmers to help restore River Dee in £6.8m project

18 September 2020

It aims to boost fish stocks and biodiversity

Hill farm aims to boost soil carbon levels by 1% annually

17 September 2020

Farm unlocks production potential of grassland

Agri-tech firm raises £131m to develop vertical farms

17 September 2020

Infarm raises millions during pandemic

Data confirms record poor harvest after volatile weather

16 September 2020

Farmers have faced challenging harvesting conditions

Court ruling prevents crofters erecting wind turbines

14 September 2020

'Detrimental to interests of the landowners'

Rishi Sunak visits farms trialling post-Brexit ELM scheme

12 September 2020

The Chancellor visited two Yorkshire farms

BPS greening rules to be discontinued in NI

10 September 2020

Change will commence from 1 January 2021

Climate Assembly UK calls for more support for farmers

10 September 2020

Support needed to help net zero goals

Farmers welcome pledge to increase use of British wool

9 September 2020

NSA 'very pleased' at Welsh government's news

£100m fund to improve Wales' food resilience post-Covid

8 September 2020

New investment in Wales' rural economy

Pupils' ideas to help farmers combat climate change

7 September 2020

NFU launches 'Farmvention' competition

Farmers encouraged to join Partridge Count Scheme

4 September 2020

'If partridges are thriving, other species will too'

United Utilities pays Cheshire farmers to grow winter crops

3 September 2020

Farmers paid £40k to prevent nitrogen leaching

Sheep farmers could profit by growing trees, study says

3 September 2020

Sheep farms 'unprofitable without subsidies'

Cut red tape to boost farm hydro projects, says Welsh minister

1 September 2020

Projects could 'revolutionise' farmers' income

Wales' Clean Air Plan 'must not betray farmers'

28 August 2020

Farmers respond to plan with concern

Gwynedd farm floods 'could have been avoided'

27 August 2020

Local authorities blamed for the flood impact

Lake District farmers test Environmental Land Management Scheme

26 August 2020

Post-Brexit scheme tested in national park

Deadline looms for Severn Trent's Farm to Tap scheme

25 August 2020

Scheme pays farmers for protecting water

Historic farm dating back to Saxons now on market

25 August 2020

Farm is now a 'conservation haven'

£10m pot to help farmers plant new woodland

24 August 2020

Woodland Carbon Guarantee's third auction

Grants to help farmers create new wildflower havens

21 August 2020

Up to £5,000 available for South Downs farmers

Farm plants 24km of hedgerows in biodiversity boost

20 August 2020

Highland farmers improve local sustainability

Legally binding pollution targets to target farming

19 August 2020

Defra unveils environmental commitments

Covid highlights value of locally-produced food, expert says

19 August 2020

Sustainable food could be at heart of recovery