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Let's talk food and farming, says NFU Deputy President

Keep the Red Tractor for traceability and provenance, was the clear message by NFU Deputy President, Minette Batters, at the recent Anglesey NFU Cymru...


14 January 2015 | Arable,Cereal,Crops,News,Organic
Q&A: GMO cultivation in the European Union

The EU has one of the toughest genetically modified food regulations in the world and the cultivation of GM crops is only allowed following a thorough...


8 January 2015 | News,Organic,Shows and Events
One-day seminars on organic food production and supply chains

The new and favourable Countryside Stewardship Scheme support rates for organic farming in England, together with a recovering market, means that the ...


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...


Soil threat undermining our current way of life

The world’s soils face a wide range of threats that could undermine the very basis to our current way of life. Recently Europe has seen flooding that...


28 November 2014 | News,Organic,Produce
Organic support moves welcomed by industry body

DEFRA’s decision to pay organic farmers lower conversion rates but increase maintenance rates has been described as 'the right move for the UK organic...


Fraud costing UK produce £11bn a year

UK food and drinks companies are losing more than £11.2bn a year to fraud and error, according to a new report. The research reviewed data from 73 ...


Dairy industry needs to find ways of coping with market volatility

Pembrokeshire dairy farmers voiced their concerns regarding severe farmgate milk price cuts during a well-attended Pembrokeshire NFU Cymru on-farm mee...


18 November 2014 | News,Organic,Produce
New grocery box reduces waste and keeps produce fresh

Goplasticpallets.com has launched a new perforated, rigid pallet box in the UK – the GoBox 1210 BBE – which is ideal for the storage and transportatio...


18 November 2014 | News,Organic,Produce
NFU concerned over new organic regulations

NFU Cymru has expressed deep concern at EU proposals for a new Regulation governing organic food production in Wales. Presenting evidence to Assemb...


Organic market continues to boom

Proving small changes can add up to a big difference, new Nielsen figures released today show sales of organic products in excess of a staggering £100...


Supermarket price battles causing 'grocery deflation'

The grocery market is entering deflation as new share figures released today show that like-for-like prices have declined. Fraser McKevitt, head of...


8 October 2014 | News,Organic
Organic producers urged to apply for new Glastir scheme

Organic producers are being reminded by NFU Cymru that they need to apply for the new Glastir Organic Scheme if they wish to receive financial support...


26 September 2014 | News,Organic,Produce,Supermarkets
UK organic sales outperforming non-organic

The UK's organic grocery market is showing accelerated growth and outperforming non-organic sales in supermarkets, according to new figures released b...


18 September 2014 | News,Organic
Organic cotton can play role in 'feeding the world'

Organic cotton can help farmers feed their families and local communities around the world, according to a new Soil Association briefing. The Soil ...



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