Beef & Lamb

Information on what support we have to offer our beef and lamb farmers can be found below. This includes our knowledge library, latest news and events. Contact details for your local Knowledge Exchange (KE) Manager can be found lower down this page - if you can't find what you're looking for, please give them a call.

Latest Beef & Lamb news

During the week ending 5 August the GB liveweight NSL SQQ fell by 9p week-on-week to 215.42/kg.

Average store lamb prices are currently at exceptionally high levels, averaging close to £70/head. Strong finished prices are undeniably playing a role in supporting prices.

Upcoming events

The concerns associated with Covid-19 this has led to increased stress and anxiety for many business owners. AHDB has therefore teamed up with key farming charities to give you specialist advice to help you provide support to your farming team

Join AHDB for a webinar looking at how the use of technology can aid disease detection and support efficient management of young calves.


Beef & Lamb Knowledge Library

Publications Order Form

If you would like to order hard-copies of Better Returns manuals, suckler records and other literature please fill in our form.

Beef & Lamb Order Form

Your Beef & Lamb Knowledge Exchange Team

The Knowledge Exchange (KE) team via your local KE Manager is your first point of call. The team is dedicated to improving the flow and uptake of knowledge throughout the supply chain in order to:
  • Help you maximise your returns

  • Understand the cost of production

  • React to a changing environment and legislation


Sarah Pick

Knowledge Exchange Manager - National - Beef and Lamb

North East

Samantha Charlton

Knowledge Exchange Manager

North West

Nicola Renison

Knowledge Exchange Manager


Emma Steele

Signet Breeding Specialist

South West

Leah Shanks

Knowledge Exchange Manager - Beef & Lamb

South East and East Anglia

Nerys Wright

Knowledge Exchange Manager - Beef and Lamb