Agricultural & Farming News

Farming and food education hits the road to educate pupils on where their food comes from

Primary schools across Cornwall will soon be getting a visit from a new outreach project that aims to educate pupils about where their food comes from.

Next generation farmers talk Brexit issues with Gove

The NFU’s Next Generation Forum has presented Secretary of State Michael Gove the latest NFU report on a framework for success for a domestic agricultural policy post-Brexit.

Brexit: 325% rise in veterinary certifications needed for trade

After the UK leaves the EU new trade agreements for meat and agricultural products could trigger a significant increase in the number of veterinary certifications needed. This would require many more vets to perform the role says the British Veterinary Association (BVA) in its response to the Environment Food and Rural Affairs Committee (EfraCom) inquiry into the impact on the UK’s trade in food after Brexit.

Free farm safety events to tackle high death rate

Three free farm safety events are being held in a bid to decrease the number of accidental deaths within the south west farming community.

Caution advised on spraying for barley yellow dwarf virus

For many UK growers the threat of barley yellow dwarf virus (BYDV) is a familiar one after a mild 2015 autumn led to some of the worst disease pressure seen for years in certain regions.

Dai heads up dairy FUW committee

A Pembrokeshire dairy farmer has been appointed to head-up the Farmers’ Union of Wales milk and dairy produce committee at a recent meeting in Aberystwyth.

Three Welsh farmers are best of Britain

THREE Welsh farms were among the gold award winners at the British Farming Awards recently.

Milk price rises as co-op shows £6m profit

First Milk has announced that member milk prices will increase by 0.52ppl from November 1 on a manufacturing standard litre of 4.2 per cent butterfat and 3.4 per cent protein.

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