Contents tagged with policy

15 February 2024

The Scottish First Minister Humza Yousaf has announced at the NFU Scotland’s spring conference that 70% of future support for Scottish farmers will be provided as direct payments.

29 January 2024

This week heralds the much delayed introduction of checks at the border good imported to the UK from the EU

23 February 2024

Further information regarding Environmental Land Management schemes (ELMs) was announced at this year’s Oxford Farming Conference.

6 July 2023

Defra have announced that the Sustainable Farming Incentive 2023 will be launched in August

16 June 2023

The second round of the Landscape Recovery scheme is open for applications, but how are farmers feeling about the major changes occurring in domestic agricultural policy, and what are their attitudes towards the scheme?

3 March 2023

Now the regulated UK Emissions Trading Scheme is established, the UK government wants it to evolve to include greenhouse gas removals, potentially impacting farmers in future.

28 March 2023

On Monday 5th September Defra announced the successful projects that will receive funding through the Landscape Recovery scheme. The 22 projects are across England and aim to restore rivers, and protect species and habitats. T

31 January 2023

My thinking about the direction of travel of carbon markets and the importance of natural capital

13 June 2022

Chief Executive Tim Rycroft on AHDB's position on the Government Food Strategy.

31 May 2022

As we approach year two of reductions in Basic Payments in England, and as those reductions increase in size for most farmers, I have been reflecting on my team’s work since the EU referendum.

30 March 2022

Defra have announced a package of support for farmers ahead of the coming growing season which includes further guidance on the Sustainable Farming Incentive.