French Farmers

French farmers blockade roads in protest of ‘agri bashing’

French farmers blockade roads in protest of ‘agri bashing’

Crowds of French farmers took to the roads to protest against the “disrepute of agriculture” and distortion of competition, according...

October 9, 2019

French farmers bring Tour de France to standstill with protest

French farmers bring Tour de France to standstill with protest

Protesting French farmers brought the Tour de France to a temporary standstill earlier today, with bales of hay reportedly being...

July 24, 2018

Wine floods the streets of French town as ‘war’ breaks out between France and Spain

Wine floods the streets of French town as ‘war’ breaks out between France and Spain

French and Spanish wine producers are at war over what the French say are ‘cheap’ imports of Spanish wine which...

August 15, 2016

Pics: Protesting French farmers set tyres on fire and block roads with tractors

Pics: Protesting French farmers set tyres on fire and block roads with tractors

French farmers have taken to the streets of France to protest against the low prices they are receiving for their...

January 25, 2016

Pics: Thousands of French farmers protest in Paris

Pics: Thousands of French farmers protest in Paris

French farmers are continuing to protest against the low prices they are receiving for their produce. Today (September 3) over...

September 3, 2015

Video: Belgian farmers dump manure and milk in latest protest

Video: Belgian farmers dump manure and milk in latest protest

Belgian farmers have blocked roads, dumped manure and emptied tankers of milk in protest against the low prices they are...

July 31, 2015

Pics of French farmers protesting with gusto

Pics of French farmers protesting with gusto

Over the past week French farmers have blockaded roads, set pyres of tyres on fire and set pigs lose in...

July 28, 2015