Beef

Pesticide users: Deadline to register details approaching

Pesticide users: Deadline to register details approaching

Farmers that use professional Plant Protection Products (PPPs) and adjuvants are being reminded that the deadline to register their details...

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TB: RSPCA calls for cattle vaccination, not just badgers

TB: RSPCA calls for cattle vaccination, not just badgers

The Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (RSPCA) is calling on government to place focus on cattle-based...

May 26, 2022

UK red-meat exporters visit the Philippines with AHDB

UK red-meat exporters visit the Philippines with AHDB

UK red meat exporters have taken part in the first Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board (AHDB) trade mission to Asia...

May 24, 2022

Beef Focus: Managing rising costs on Fermanagh beef farm

Beef Focus: Managing rising costs on Fermanagh beef farm

Managing the rising costs on beef and sheep farms was the central theme of a series of farm walks hosted...

May 21, 2022

‘Don’t let high fuel costs put you off extra silage cuts’

‘Don’t let high fuel costs put you off extra silage cuts’

Ecosyl silage specialist Peter Smith is urging farmers not to let high fuel costs deter them from making extra cuts...

May 18, 2022

Less than half of levy payers respond to AHDB consultation

Less than half of levy payers respond to AHDB consultation

Less than half (42%) of levy payers responded to the Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board’s (AHDB’s) Shape the Future consultation....

May 16, 2022

First-time vendor sells bull for ‘world record’ price at Carlisle

First-time vendor sells bull for ‘world record’ price at Carlisle

What has been described as a world-record paid has been paid at the British Limousin Cattle Society’s annual May bull...

May 13, 2022

Impact of conflict in Ukraine on global meat supplies

Impact of conflict in Ukraine on global meat supplies

The thoughts of market analysts are now turning to the impact of the conflict in Ukraine on global meat supplies....

May 10, 2022

Scotland: Views sought on changes to bovine TB Order

Scotland: Views sought on changes to bovine TB Order

The Scottish government has today (Monday, May 9) opened a consultation on proposed amendments to the Tuberculosis (TB) (Scotland) Order...

May 9, 2022

Can cultured meat create a sustainable food system?

Can cultured meat create a sustainable food system?

Food awareness organisation ProVeg International will be speaking on the potential of cultured meat to create a sustainable food system...

May 8, 2022

Beef news: Cattle prices move up and exports stay strong

Beef news: Cattle prices move up and exports stay strong

Deadweight Great Britain cattle prices rose again in the week ending April 30, almost across the board, according to the...

May 4, 2022

In-calf blue heifer sells for £10,000 at Jalex on-farm sale

In-calf blue heifer sells for £10,000 at Jalex on-farm sale

An in-calf Belgian Blue heifer took the top price of £10,000 at the Jalex on-farm sale on Saturday, April 30....

May 4, 2022

UK meat to be showcased at major Canadian event

UK meat to be showcased at major Canadian event

Beef, lamb and pork from the UK will be showcased at Canada’s largest major foodservice and hospitality event, the Restaurants...

May 3, 2022

British vets warn delaying import checks could lead to ASF threat

British vets warn delaying import checks could lead to ASF threat

British vets have warned that delaying import checks on animals and animal products entering the UK could have serious implications...

April 28, 2022

Watch: Farmland – machinery prices and farm costs

Watch: Farmland – machinery prices and farm costs

The latest episode of Farmland, which shines a light on how the current inflation and input crises are affecting two key areas...

April 26, 2022

Research highlights link between ruminant health and methane emissions

Research highlights link between ruminant health and methane emissions

A new report has highlighted the role that reducing key endemic diseases in ruminants can play in reducing methane emissions...

April 25, 2022

West Country beef producers top nationwide competition

West Country beef producers top nationwide competition

Two West Country beef farmers have topped a nationwide competition for excellent growth rates in calves and finished cattle, winning...

April 23, 2022

TB reactors in Ireland drop slightly within one year

TB reactors in Ireland drop slightly within one year

Bovine tuberculosis (TB) reactors in Ireland fell from 22,614 in 2020 to 20,931 last year, according to figures released by...

April 22, 2022