General / Policy

Agriculture Bill Update

Amendment on food standards defeated.…

14/10/2020 More »
ELMs

Interim transitional support outlined.…

07/10/2020 More »
Countryside Productivity Small Grants Scheme

Open for applications until 4th Nov.…

07/10/2020 More »
Scotland Permitted Development Rights

Consultation launched.…

07/10/2020 More »
Protection for 30% of Land

More land to be designated.…

29/09/2020 More »

Arable

Crop Areas and Production

Results from harvest 2020.…

14/10/2020 More »
Potato Update

Potatoes lifted under a cloud.…

25/09/2020 More »
Farm Saved Seed

Rates published.…

23/09/2020 More »
Grain Market Post Harvest Update

Wheat price rises but barley trades at a large discount. …

23/09/2020 More »
Metaldehyde

Ban on outdoor use from 2022.…

23/09/2020 More »

Dairy & Livestock

Livestock Numbers

All categories record a decline.…

14/10/2020 More »
Meadow Farm

Stronger livestock gross margin, but still subsidy dependent.…

23/09/2020 More »
Dairy Market

Global powders strong; EU futures check amid rise in Covid cases; farmgate prices stable.…

18/09/2020 More »
Pig Market

Weaker EU prices put pressure on domestic market; affect of ASF confirmed case in Germany on the market.…

17/09/2020 More »
Bovine TB

Government funds research; Costs to farmers.…

10/09/2020 More »