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29 June 2017
View news from United Kingdom Dairy Farmers' Patience Wearing Thin
SCOTLAND, UK - Dairy farmers' patience is legitimately wearing thin as market indicators for dairy commodities soar to levels not seen since the heady highs of 2013....
23 June 2017
View news from United Kingdom Dairy Should be High Priority in Brexit Negotiations, Says Dairy UK
UK - It is vitally important that the UK dairy industry is recognised and prioritised during Brexit negotiations, Dr David Dobbin, Chairman of Dairy UK, said Wednesday....
22 June 2017
View news from United Kingdom Arla Foods Amba Increases Milk Price for July
UK - Arla Foods is raising its milk price to owners by two eurocents per kilogramme from 1 July. When the increase in the on-account price is applied to the UK standard manufacturing litre, the increase equates to an upward movement of 1.65 pence....
View news from United Kingdom Food Citizenship Report Explores False, Limiting Idea of 'Consumer'
UK - The result of a ten-month inquiry with six organisations including the RSPB and Co-op to explore a Citizen food system, the Food Citizenship Report explores the false and limiting idea of ‘the consumer’. The report includes a review of international...
20 June 2017
View news from United Kingdom Merial challenges farm vets to walk 141 million steps for charity
Representatives from Merial Animal Health and a group of farm vets will walk a combined 70,500 miles, or 141 million steps, raising money for charity Farm Africa, as part of Merial’s #CALFMATTERS campaign to raise awareness of calf pneumonia and improve...
16 June 2017
View news from United Kingdom Warm Weather Increases Parasite Risk in Sheep, Cattle
NADIS and Merial Animal Health are warning sheep and cattle farmers that recent above average temperatures could lead to a rise in parasitic disease in growing animals this summer....
15 June 2017
View news from United Kingdom Arla Farmer Owners Open Gates for Open Farm Sunday
UK - People from up and down the country came together to explore and discover more about dairy farming and the source of some of their favourite dairy products....
View news from United Kingdom UK Dairy Farmers Aiming to Export Fresh Milk to China
UK - Dairy farmers in the northwest UK county of Cheshire are hoping to export fresh milk to China by extending shelf life and keeping it fresh....
13 June 2017
View news from United Kingdom NFU Sends Open Letter to New Defra Secretary of State
UK - NFU President Meurig Raymond has congratulated Michael Gove MP, Defra Secretary of State....
09 June 2017
View news from United Kingdom New Poster Highlights Nutritional, Performance Targets for Suckler Herds
SCOTLAND, UK - Quality Meat Scotland (QMS) has developed a new resource for cattle farmers to help ensure the nutritional requirements of suckler herds are met throughout the year....
06 June 2017
View news from United Kingdom Emergency Care of Alpacas
THIS NEW COURSE FOR 2017 will provide tools for the approach to, and decision making in, the emergency patient....
View news from United Kingdom First Aid for the Large Animal Vet course.
Do you know how to treat a crush injury, or what to do if a colleague is bleeding badly, before help arrives?...
View news from United Kingdom Safe Cattle Handling Course
This course is designed to get people thinking from the cows’ viewpoint when it comes to handling....
01 June 2017
View news from United Kingdom Arla Raises Glass to Celebrate World Milk Day 2017
IRELAND - Arla farmer owners, colleagues and consumers in the UK are joining milk lovers around the globe today to ‘raise a glass’ celebrating milk and the great nutritional benefits it brings as part of World Milk Day 2017....
31 May 2017
View news from United Kingdom Arla Re-positions Apetina with Radical Re-brand
UK - Arla Foods is relaunching Apetina this summer with a radical new pack design to reposition the brand as the cheese to cook with....
30 May 2017
View news from United Kingdom Bluetongue: UK Farmers Urged to be Vigilant as Cattle Test Positive in Northern France
UK - Farmers are being urged to be vigilant for signs of Bluetongue virus (BTV) and consider vaccinating their livestock after BTV-8 was detected in cattle in a previously disease-free area of northern France....
25 May 2017
View news from United Kingdom Union Disappointment at Latest 'Stall and Fall' in Milk Prices
SCOTLAND, UK - NFU Scotland has called the latest stall and fall in milk prices as disappointing and ill-judged....
24 May 2017
View news from United Kingdom AHDB: Download the New RB209 Today
UK - The new AHDB Nutrient Management Guide (RB209) is now available to download as app and interactive digital versions....
22 May 2017
View news from United Kingdom Arla Foods Amba Confirms June Milk Price
UK - Arla Foods amba is holding its milk price for both conventional and organic milk for June 2017, however Arla’s UK price will be adjusted downward, by 0.4 pence per litre, taking the manufacturing standard litre to 27.73 pence....
15 May 2017
View news from United Kingdom Researchers Develop Low-tech Method for Environmental Sampling of Campylobacter
UK - A team of researchers from the United Kingdom has developed a novel method for assessing human/pathogen interactions in the natural environment, using citizen scientists wearing boot socks over their shoes during walks in the countryside. In the...
11 May 2017
View news from United Kingdom Sampling Organic Materials Effectively
UK - Two videos from AHDB demonstrate how to sample slurries and farmyard manures (FYM) for nutritional profiling....
08 May 2017
View news from United Kingdom Arla Foods Launches New Campaign
UK - Arla Foods, the farmer-owner dairy company, is launching a new Arla brand campaign inviting consumers to ‘Eat Monday for Breakfast’. The campaign launched on Sunday night, showing consumers that, when armed with the natural goodness of dairy...
26 April 2017
View news from United Kingdom Arla Foods Amba Confirms May Milk Price
UK - Although Arla Foods amba is decreasing its on-account price for conventional milk by one eurocent per kilogramme from 1 May 2017, the UKAF board has taken the decision to maintain the conventional price in the UK at 28.13 pence per litre*....
25 April 2017
View news from United Kingdom Scottish Dairy Farmers Risk Losing Out on EU Dairy Aid
SCOTLAND, UK - Scottish dairy farmers run the risk of missing out on valuable dairy aid scheme money and NFU Scotland is urging them to act now....
21 April 2017
View news from United Kingdom Dairy UK Calls for Politicians to Stand Up for Dairy
UK - This week, the Prime Minister announced that a snap general election will be held on 8 June....
11 April 2017
View news from United Kingdom Arla Organic Farm Milk Lends Support to UK Coffee Week
UK - Arla Organic Farm Milk is proud to be a sponsor of the UK Coffee Week, a nationwide fundraising campaign that takes place in thousands of coffee shops across the country to support the coffee-growing communities around the world....
06 April 2017
View news from United Kingdom Arla Protein Range Continues to Grow with Launch of Two New Products
UK - As protein continues to reign king with consumers Arla, the farmer-owned dairy company, is continuing to innovate by extending its popular Arla Protein range with the launch of two new products – Arla Protein Pouches and Arla Protein Greens....
05 April 2017
View news from United Kingdom Map Highlights Real-time Parasite Risks in Local Areas
UK - Livestock farmers, vets and SQP’s will be able to get up to date parasite information in their local area thanks to the monitoring of worm, fluke and fly levels on 18 farms across the UK....
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