Contents tagged with trade and policy

1 March 2024

In the AHDB February Outlook we predicted that interest rates would be likely to start dropping late Spring/early Summer, with a gentle downward trajectory throughout the year.

27 February 2024

Will it really pay to take farmland out of production and capitalise on high paying agri-environment actions? We consider the various considerations and implications at play.

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?

24 August 2023

Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP)

14 May 2023

The UK’s accession to the CPTPP could present long-term opportunities for the red meat and dairy sectors

11 May 2023

As both trade deals are due to come into force, we look at the potential impact on agriculture.

2 May 2023

Prospects for UK agri-food exports: MENA