Three crop rule relaxed in parts of UK

Arable farmers in Scotland and Northern Ireland will be exempted from the “three crop rule” this year, as will growers in undefined parts of England and Wales. With considerable planting progress over the last fortnight of better weather, it is unclear how much land...

NFU calls for Govt help over flooded farms

The NFU is calling for urgent government assistance for farmers affected by the effects of extreme flooding in the North of England which are disrupting production, essential supplies and collections. “Members have reported major incidents such as landslides which...