Weather

Report: Severe impact of weather events on food security

Report: Severe impact of weather events on food security

High-impact weather and climate events caused major issues for food security in 2021, according to a new report published today...

May 18, 2022

Weather: Snow to come as the week progresses

Weather: Snow to come as the week progresses

Snow has been forecast for parts of the UK this week, the national Met Office has said. Today (Monday, April...

April 4, 2022

Status Yellow ice warning for northeast England and Scotland

Status Yellow ice warning for northeast England and Scotland

The Met Office has put a Status Yellow ice warning in place for northeast England and Scotland. The warning was...

March 30, 2022

Snow and ice warning issued for three counties and NI

Snow and ice warning issued for three counties and NI

Weather warnings have been issued for snow and ice for three counties in the northwest and for ice in Northern...

February 9, 2022

Yellow Wind Warnings issued for Donegal and NI

Yellow Wind Warnings issued for Donegal and NI

Met Éireann has issued a Status Yellow Wind Warning for Co. Donegal which will come into force this afternoon (Sunday,...

January 30, 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

Status Yellow wind warning for most of the UK

Status Yellow wind warning for most of the UK

A Status Yellow wind warning is in force for the majority of the UK from today (Friday, November 26) until...

November 26, 2021

Flood warnings for parts of England over the weekend

Flood warnings for parts of England over the weekend

Large parts of England should be on alert for potential flooding this weekend, the Environment Agency has warned. From midday...

October 29, 2021

Yellow rain warning issued for England’s northeast

Yellow rain warning issued for England’s northeast

The Met office has issued a status yellow rain warning for today, in the northeast of England. The warning is...

October 5, 2021

Extreme weather conditions sees farmers facing a challenging summer

Extreme weather conditions sees farmers facing a challenging summer

Scotland’s farmers and crofters are facing a challenging summer as a period of extreme dry weather looks set to be...

July 27, 2021

Average temperature in Europe from September to November is highest on record

Average temperature in Europe from September to November is highest on record

The average temperature in Europe from September to November this year is the highest on record, according to new data....

December 7, 2020

Grain price: Keep an eye on the weather

Grain price: Keep an eye on the weather

Nearby grain prices dropped back this week, but are still relatively steady. Matif wheat for December was at €206/t on...

October 31, 2020

Weather putting uncertainty in grain markets

Weather putting uncertainty in grain markets

The only certainty that market specialists manager Vikki Campbell could give viewers of the Grain Market Outlook conference held by...

October 25, 2020

Dry weather hindering grass growth on livestock farms across the UK

Dry weather hindering grass growth on livestock farms across the UK

With parched fields now a common sight across the countryside, extremely dry weather over the past two months is starting...

May 31, 2020

Grain price: Little movement in price or some harvest reports

Grain price: Little movement in price or some harvest reports

Winter planting of cereal crops remains at a standstill here in the UK and Ireland as wet weather dominated the...

November 22, 2019

Snow sees corn planting behind…switch to soybeans on the way?

Snow sees corn planting behind…switch to soybeans on the way?

Just like St. Patrick’s Day marks the ideal spring barley sowing season here in the UK and Ireland, many US...

May 24, 2019

Yellow and Amber warnings in place as Storm Callum approaches

Yellow and Amber warnings in place as Storm Callum approaches

Gusts of up to 60mph and up to 160mm of rain are expected today as Storm Callum approaches the British...

October 12, 2018

UK heatwave: June one of the driest on record for much of the UK

UK heatwave: June one of the driest on record for much of the UK

June was a warm and dry month for most of us and for some it was record-breaking, with many seeing...

July 5, 2018