United Oilseeds says its turnover has rocketed by 47.1% in the past year on the back of higher commodity prices and membership growth, Nick Fone writes
Archive | November, 2011
The pressure may have come off some commodity prices recently, but food price inflation remains at a 20-year high, according to research from the University of Exeter Business School and Nottingham University
A scheme to attract new entrants into Scottish agricultural and rural businesses has been launched by Scottish Land & Estates, NFU Scotland, Forestry Commission Scotland and The Crown Estate
Farmer-owned supply co-operative AtlasFram Group has announced its best ever results for the last financial year
Changes to VAT and business investment tax relief could do much to stimulate the rural economy, says Mike Harrison of accountant Saffery Champness.
Mole Valley Renewables has joined forces with the renewable electricity supplier Good Energy
Rising costs are set to push the average cost of production for feed wheat up to £130/t for 2012, according to the latest forecast from Agro Business Consultants
In a bid to increase consumption of fresh milk, Robert Wiseman Dairies has invested £2m in a joint venture with New Zealand dairy business A2 Corporation to launch a range of products next summer suitable for people with self-diagnosed intolerance of milk
Gleadell Agriculture has announced it is to buy the specialist pea and bean seed company Dunns (Long Sutton) Ltd.
The Welsh sheep flock has increased by 5% to 8.6m over the past year, according to provisional results from the June 2011 Agricultural and Horticultural Survey for Wales