Farming

Tuesday, May 19, 2020

Tuesday, May 19, 2020

Prince Charles: ‘Pick for Britain’ in national farming effort

Prince Charles: ‘Pick for Britain’ in national farming effort

Prince Charles has urged Brits to help harvest fruit and vegetables across the country, as coronavirus risks a shortage of seasonal workers.

Monday, April 29, 2019

Monday, April 29, 2019

‘Natural England cocked-up’ amid row over bird shooting licences

Natural England 'cocked-up’ bird shooting licences

Natural England 'cocked-up’ bird shooting licences

The chief executive of the Countryside Alliance has said that Natural England had “cocked-up” with their bird-shooting licences.

Tuesday, April 2, 2019

Tuesday, April 2, 2019

Daffodil farmer says eastern European workers saved his business

Daffodil farmer says European workers 'saved' his business

Daffodil farmer says European workers 'saved' his business

A British daffodil farmer has said that being able to recruit workers from eastern Europe “saved” his business.

Thursday, February 14, 2019

Thursday, February 14, 2019

Brexit Stories: 'We would have more of a voice as part of the European Union'

Brexit Stories: 'We would have more of a voice as part of the European Union'

Ice cream company founder Annie Hanbury tells talkRADIO how Brexit has affected her job

Tuesday, February 5, 2019

Tuesday, February 5, 2019

‘Extreme weather’ could cause portions of chips to ‘disappear’, says climate change expert

‘Extreme weather’ could cause portions of chips to ‘disappear’, says climate change expert

‘Extreme weather’ could cause portions of chips to ‘disappear’, says WWF expert

Gareth Redmond-King, Head of Climate Change at WWF, has said that “extreme weather” is posing a threat to the British classic of a portion of chips.

Thursday, January 3, 2019

Thursday, January 3, 2019

Michael Gove warn a no deal Brexit would cause 'turbulence' for farmers

Michael Gove warns a no deal Brexit would cause 'turbulence' for farmers

Michael Gove warns a no deal Brexit would cause 'turbulence' for farmers

Environment secretary Michael Gove urged support for Theresa May's Brexit deal as he said a no deal exit would impact the UK's farming sector

Monday, October 29, 2018

Monday, October 29, 2018

EU subsidies: What will happen to farming produce after Brexit?

EU subsidies: What will happen to UK farmers after Brexit?

EU subsidies: What will happen to UK farmers after Brexit?

Earlier this month, Irish cheesemaker Ornua admitted that it had begun stockpiling cheddar in the UK to protect the company against price rises if the UK left the European Union without a deal.

Friday, September 21, 2018

Friday, September 21, 2018

60,000 bees stolen from farm in Scotland

60,000 bees stolen from farm in Scotland

60,000 bees stolen from farm in Scotland

Around 60,000 bees have been stolen from a farm in Aberdeenshire, Scotland.

Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Climate change: Mike Graham criticises guest for being condescending

Climate change: Mike Graham calls WWF guest 'condescending'

Climate change: Mike Graham calls WWF guest 'condescending'

Mike Graham and Gareth Redmond-King were discussing the environmental impact of lamb

Monday, February 5, 2018

Monday, February 5, 2018

A dairy farm in Scotland

'If I cut up my dog and ate it, I'd be arrested': Vegan campaigner goes head to head with dairy farmer

'If I ate my dog, I'd be arrested': Vegan campaigner clashes with dairy farmer

Vegan activist and YouTuber Joey Carbstrong debates dairy farmer James in County Durham over the industry and its abuse of animals.

Thursday, September 28, 2017

Thursday, September 28, 2017

Pizzeria criticised for hanging taxidermy cow from ceiling

Pizzeria criticised for hanging taxidermy cow from ceiling

Pizzeria criticised for hanging taxidermy cow from ceiling

Owners Federico and Melissa Pisanelli say they want to educate people about where their food comes from

Wednesday, November 2, 2016

Wednesday, November 2, 2016

Driverless vehicles could be the answer to labour shortages in farming after Brexit

Robot tractors could solve Brexit labour shortages, says expert

Robot tractors could solve Brexit labour shortages, says expert

Driverless vehicles could help farmers in the UK, with fears growing that there may be a shortage in labour after Brexit