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Young Cornwall breeder claims prestigious award

Young Cornwall breeder claims prestigious award

Cari Thomas, a young breeder from Cornwall, has been awarded the prestigious 2021 President’s Medal Award by Holstein UK for...

January 15, 2022

Travel scholarship programme for Welsh red meat industry relaunched

Travel scholarship programme for Welsh red meat industry relaunched

Hybu Cig Cymru – Meat Promotion Wales (HCC) has relaunched its travel scholarship opportunity after a two-year break due to...

January 14, 2022

Friday: ‘Farmer in Training’ Sophie shows us around

Friday: ‘Farmer in Training’ Sophie shows us around

January 13, 2022

Man killed in A250 collision involving tractor

Man killed in A250 collision involving tractor

A 78-year-old man has died after his Mercedes A250 and a tractor collided on the A96 at Auldearn in Scotland yesterday,...

January 13, 2022

Cold weather alert for central and southern England

Cold weather alert for central and southern England

The Met Office has warned that central and southern England will experience cold weather from 6:00p.m tomorrow (Thursday, January 13)...

January 12, 2022

NRM offer NFU members soil carbon measurement discount

NRM offer NFU members soil carbon measurement discount

Agricultural analysis laboratory NRM has teamed up with the National Farmers’ Union (NFU) to offer its members a discount to...

January 11, 2022

National Highways announce new environmental sustainability division as it targets net zero

National Highways announce new environmental sustainability division as it targets net zero

National Highways has created a new division for Environmental Sustainability as it underlines its commitment to the environment and achieving...

January 7, 2022

BSAS launches knowledge transfer partnership for young farmers

BSAS launches knowledge transfer partnership for young farmers

The British Society of Animal Science (BSAS) Early Career Council (ECC), made up of early career animal scientist across the...

January 7, 2022

Human case of bird flu detected in England

Human case of bird flu detected in England

The UK Health Security Agency (UKHSA) has confirmed a case of avian influenza (bird flu) in a person in the...

January 6, 2022

BVA welcomes Welsh animal health and welfare plan

BVA welcomes Welsh animal health and welfare plan

The British Veterinary Association (BVA) has welcomed the Welsh government’s One Health approach to the new Animal Health and Welfare...

January 5, 2022

Cold weather warning issued for the UK

Cold weather warning issued for the UK

A cold weather warning has been issued for the whole of England by the Met Office and the UK Health...

January 4, 2022

Oxford Farming Conference: In-person attendance cancelled

Oxford Farming Conference: In-person attendance cancelled

In light on the ongoing Covid-19 situation, in-person attendance for the 2022 Oxford Farming Conference (OFC) has been cancelled. The...

December 23, 2021

Two in hospital after tractor overturned in England

Two in hospital after tractor overturned in England

Two people were brought to hospital over the weekend as a result of an incident whereby a tractor overturned on...

December 22, 2021

Somerset vet appointed new chair of Animal Welfare Foundation

Somerset vet appointed new chair of Animal Welfare Foundation

Somerset veterinary surgeon Julian Kupfer has been appointed as the Animal Welfare Foundation (AWF) new board chair. The AWF British...

December 19, 2021

Cotswold farmer sentenced after burying sheep in rotting potatoes

Cotswold farmer sentenced after burying sheep in rotting potatoes

A Cotswold farmer has been sentenced to 26 weeks in prison after he pleaded guilty to 22 offences, including burying...

December 17, 2021

NSA agrees with AHDB decision to stop Red Tractor funding

NSA agrees with AHDB decision to stop Red Tractor funding

The National Sheep Association (NSA) has said it is in agreement with the Agricultural and Horticultural Development Board’s (AHDB’s) decision...

December 15, 2021

APHA unable to determine source of TB in Geronimo

APHA unable to determine source of TB in Geronimo

The Animal and Plant Health Agency (APHA) has been unable to determine the source of the bovine tuberculosis (bTB) infection for...

December 10, 2021

Product recall for cattle injections

Product recall for cattle injections

The Veterinary Medicines Directorate has today (Thursday, December 9) issued a class one product recall notice to veterinary level of...

December 9, 2021