BPS online

More and more farmers are switching to making Basic Payment Scheme applications online, and more than 88 per cent of the 2018 BPS applications so far have been received this way.

Future of UK Farming

Defra Secretary Michael Gove has recognised the role livestock will play in future farming systems, becoming the first Minister to accept the link between sustainable food systems and healthy diets.

Farming unions call for ‘well-managed’ Brexit

The UK’s four farming unions have called on the Government to get behind farmers and the high quality, affordable food they produce as the UK moves to the next phase of Brexit negotiations. In a joint statement, the National Farmers Union (NFU), the Ulster Farmers’ Union, NFU Scotland and NFU Cymru said that a well-managed […]