New chairs for three Red Tractor schemes

The Red Tractor Assurance scheme has appointed three new sector chairmen. All three will play a part in steering policy, highlighting opportunities and risks in their sector, leading change in farm standards and reacting to changing consumer demands. They will lead...

Arla enters UK organic milk market

Farmer-owned dairy company Arla is to launch Arla Organic Farm Milk, its first branded organic product, in the UK. The company, which is the world’s largest producer of organic dairy products, says it is responding to a resurgence in the UK organic sector.  Arla...

Dairy crisis costs NMR

Interim results from the dairy and livestock services supplier NMR reflect a reduction in its core milk recording business as “farms trade down or leave the dairy sector altogether.” This has been partially offset by growth in other revenue streams including animal...

Dairy crisis costs NMR interims

Interim results from the dairy and livestock services supplier NMR reflect a reduction in its core milk recording business as “farms trade down or leave the dairy sector altogether.” This has been partially offset by growth in other of its revenue streams including...

New boss for Arla UK

Arla UK has a new chief executive following a senior management restructure at the Danish parent co-operative. The new, smaller executive management team (EMT) is organised into two geographical areas – Europe and International. Peter Giørtz-Carlsen, executive...