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MEAT MARKETS AND PRICES

Beef price falls to 480p/kg but scope for summer surge

Cattle rearers have been feeling the pinch as a result of falling beef prices, with ample supplies of stock coming forward, putting pressure on the trade. GB prime cattle started…

AIR AND WATER

Farmer co-op partners with Rothamsted to raise water quality

The Environmental Farmers Group (EFG), a co-operative setup to help farmers generate and trade their natural capital, has formed a new partnership with Rothamsted Research, to monitor water quality and…

MARKETS AND TRENDS

Farmers still losing money on wool with fleeces below £1

The sheep sector continues to make a substantial loss on wool with current prices well below the cost of shearing. Wool was valued at just 74.8p/kg at the latest British…

BUSINESS

Mona Dairy confirms search for a new owner

More than 30 Welsh dairy producers, who had been supplying Mona Dairy on Anglesey, will have to move to new buyers after the cheese business confirmed it has been unable…

CROPS MARKETS AND PRICES

Rapeseed meal heads above £300/t as soy rules loom

Farmers and traders are facing rising rapeseed meal prices as two pieces of legislation affecting soya sourcing in the EU and UK loom on the horizon. Soya has become impossible…

MEAT MARKETS AND PRICES

UK pork producers gain market access to Vietnam

UK pork has been granted market access to Vietnam for the first time in a new deal estimated to be worth £12m to the sector during the first five years…

CRIME

Farmer given suspended sentence for cow trampling incident

A farmer whose cows trampled a dog walker to death and left the man’s wife paralysed from the waist down has been given a six-month suspended jail sentence after pleading…

TRANSITION

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A controlled rollout of the 2024 Sustainable Farming Inventive (SFI) will commence in early June, with farmers in England invited to submit “expressions of interest” to the Rural Payments Agency…

 

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NEWS

Editor's View: Clarkson and Cooper are a blueprint for change

Sprinkled liberally with outlandish flecks of showbusiness it may be, but there is plenty in the latest series of Clarkson’s Farm that will be recognisable to fellow farmers up and…

WILL'S WORLD

Will's World: Emotion clouds the subject of succession

I’ve recently set up power of attorney for my parents. I should have done it years ago, of course, but as always with this kind of thing just hadn’t got…