Renewables and environment news around the UK

27 November 2020

Morrisons to give extra 1p per egg back to farmers

27 November 2020

The money will be invested in green projects

Twelve farmers hailed by Defra for bee-boosting efforts

24 November 2020

Farmers created 80ha of bee-friendly habitat

Farmers 'dismayed' by plan to axe hydropower support

23 November 2020

Welsh govt told to keep farm hydropower viable

South Downs farms take part in tree replanting initiative

23 November 2020

8,000 trees will be replanted in the national park

Farmers 'lack confidence' on future ELMS scheme, survey finds

21 November 2020

Farmers have concerns about how it will operate

Water firm offers Cheshire farmers fully-funded soil testing

19 November 2020

Free soil nitrogen testing for eligible farmers

PM pledges to rewild 30,000 football pitches worth of countryside

19 November 2020

PM unveils new plan for 'green industrial revolution'

New tree planting guide issued to Scottish farmers

18 November 2020

It is aimed at small-scale farmers and landowners

40 farms across UK to have carbon footprint assessed

18 November 2020

AHDB launches on-farm carbon footprinting

Five-year farm biodiversity project launches in nine countries

12 November 2020

Farmer cluster groups will enhance biodiversity

Severn Trent to issue grants of up to £5,000 for farmers

11 November 2020

Environmental scheme is open until 31 Jan 2020

Major project aims to make UK poultry houses greener

11 November 2020

NI project to shape the future of poultry houses

Farm that hosts Glastonbury to electrify its Land Rovers

11 November 2020

Project seeks to make Worthy Farm greener

Farmers urged to apply for woodland creation grant

10 November 2020

Funding is capped at £30,000 per project

Welsh farmer hit with fine after polluting river four times

10 November 2020

Carmarthenshire farmer ordered to pay out over £5k

Farmers to help deliver England's largest nature initiative

10 November 2020

It aims to provide 500,000ha of wildlife-rich habitat

Report calls for 'great change' to tackle Scottish farm emissions

9 November 2020

It maps out a 'transformation pathway' for industry

Video: Farm's new strategy cuts emissions while upping profit

9 November 2020

Emissions offset through combination of measures

Woodland Creation Planning Grant eases rules for farmers

6 November 2020

Farmers will now find it easier to get support

Trees on poultry farms boost nature, new research says

5 November 2020

The farms have become havens for wildlife

NI fund worth £7.5m to improve farm sustainability

5 November 2020

Farmers encouraged to apply for funding

Defra mulls total ban on solid urea fertilisers

4 November 2020

Consultation launched to cut ammonia emissions

Community nature project buys 5,000 acres of Scottish land

3 November 2020

South of Scotland’s biggest community buyout

Midlands farms awarded funds to boost environment

28 October 2020

26 projects recipients of £300k funding

'Blueprint' for sustainable suckler beef sector published

27 October 2020

'We can’t afford to wait, we need to act now'

Unknown person outbids community effort to restore rare farm

23 October 2020

Secret bidder spoils nature-friendly plan

Organic beef farm praised for boosting grey partridges

21 October 2020

Cotswold farm given conservation award

Farmers to shape Scotland's climate change response

21 October 2020

Farmers and crofters to feed in to Climate Assembly

Will ELMS be a success or a missed opportunity?

19 October 2020

What is known so far and what is anticipated

Powys beaver release plan 'short sighted', farmers warn

19 October 2020

Welsh proposal to release up to six beavers