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21 January 2015| Appointments,News,NFU

21 January 2015 | Appointments,News,NFU
NFU appoints new farming adviser for Cumbria

Jenny Willis has been appointed as NFU County Adviser for Cumbria – a role which means she’ll be the NFU's voice on the ground, feeding back valuable ...


21 January 2015 | Finance,News,NFU,Property News
Farm businesses in danger if risk-based approach isn’t taken

The NFU says that failure to ensure a risk-based approach on endocrine disruptors will result in significant financial impact for their members and wi...


21 January 2015 | Cattle,Dairy,Finance,News,NFU
NFU backs EFRA report into milk prices

The NFU has today fully endorsed the House of Commons’ Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (EFRA) Committee report on dairy prices. Ten recommendat...


19 January 2015 | News,NFU,Shows and Events
NFU President to address Carmarthenshire conference

NFU President, Meurig Raymond, will be guest speaker at the NFU Cymru Carmarthenshire County Conference on Thursday, 29 January 2015. Held in the H...


16 January 2015 | Cattle,Dairy,Finance,News,NFU
First Milk member meetings announced

The NFU is urging members who are First Milk producers to attend a series of meetings organised to discuss the price cuts and payments delay. Meeti...


16 January 2015 | News,NFU,Property News
NFU and EBLEX to promote upland farming

EBLEX and the National Farmers' Union will be hosting two conferences on how to develop profitable businesses from upland farming. The free events ...


15 January 2015 | News,NFU,Property News
NFU opposes hydro charging proposals

Natural Resources Wales (NRW) has come under criticism following increases to their Charging Scheme for 2015/16. The proposals include changes to a...


15 January 2015 | Arable,Cereal,Crops,Finance,News,NFU
Active producers 'must benefit from CAP', says NFU Scotland

NFU Scotland has written to the Scottish Government calling for it to toughen up rules on activity to ensure precious direct support funds are reserve...


13 January 2015 | Cattle,Dairy,Finance,News,NFU
'We must fight or lose the dairy industry'

"We must be positive going forward, but don't for a minute believe we're in a scenario where we can sit and wait. If we don't stand up and fight for t...


12 January 2015 | Cattle,Dairy,Finance,News,NFU
Dairy crisis: Number of farmers halved in a decade

The number of dairy farmers in England and Wales has halved in just over a decade with 60 farmers giving up producing milk in December alone – a rate ...


9 January 2015 | Cattle,Dairy,Finance,News,NFU
Farmers meet with First Milk over 'unacceptable' payment delays

The NFU is having urgent talks with First Milk after the co-operative announced that it was delaying the next milk payment by two weeks. First Mil...


Pig and poultry farmers warned about disease threats

Pig and poultry farmers in the UK have been warned to remain on alert as the threat posed by devastating diseases has increased. For poultry keepe...


15 December 2014 | Arable,Cereal,Crops,Finance,News,NFU
Simplification of CAP 'top priority for 2015'

Simplification of CAP is a 'top priority for 2015' according to farming union leaders who met recently with the new European Commissioner for Agricult...


UK farmer confidence falling, according to new survey

Falling farmgate prices and market price volatility have contributed to a drop in farmer confidence, a new survey by the NFU has revealed. After th...


9 December 2014 | News,NFU
New apprenticeship scheme to 'promote farming', says Eustice

Horticulture, livestock and arable employers are being encouraged to have their say about future training standards for the agricultural industry. ...



NFU Jobs


24 January 2015
Adviser Environment Policy - Stoneleigh, Warwickshire
As part of the environment team at the NFU, you will be managing policy issues such as those helping to tackle fly-tipping an...

23 January 2015
Advisor (Environment Policy) - Stoneleigh, Warwickshire
As part of the environment team at the NFU, you will be managing policy issues such as those helping to tackle fly-tipping an...

23 January 2015
Adviser (Environment Policy) - Stoneleigh, Warwickshire
As part of the environment team at the NFU, you will be managing policy issues such as those helping to tackle fly-tipping an...

9 January 2015
Insurance Sales Agent - Kettering
About the role
Like every Agency office, our Kettering office is at the heart of the local community. This well-established ...

23 January 2015
Adviser (Environment Policy)
As part of the environment team at the NFU, you will be managing policy issues such as those helping to tackle fly-tipping an...









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22 July 2014 | NFU
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15 July 2014 | NFU
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5 June 2014 | NFU
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29 May 2014 | NFU
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8 May 2014 | NFU
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A spoonful of sugar?

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NFU 2015 general election manifesto

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