Pigs need cash injection
With the Government itself pointing out that pig farmers’ incomes have fallen by 87% over the past year, an Essex breeder has joined calls for a Covid-19 support package to be provided.
Red tape could leave fruit unpicked
While fruit growers are again facing a staffing crisis, South East Farmer has been told that new recruitment agencies are being prevented from working efficiently by government red tape.
Show me the law
The owner of a Kent bee business who has fallen foul of the confusion around the post-Brexit status of Northern Ireland has vowed to defy officials who have threatened to seize and destroy 15 million of the vital pollinators.
Fairer and more transparent contracts
Plans to shake up the dairy industry to ensure farmers benefit from fairer and more transparent contracts have been warmly welcomed across the board.