Beef & Lamb

16 September 2021

Both the liveweight and deadweight GB lamb prices eased in the latest reporting weeks.

16 September 2021

During July UK fresh and frozen sheep meat exports totalled 6,200 tonnes, down 26% on the year, according to HMRC data. The EU remains the largest destination for UK exports, with 95% being sent there during the month.

16 September 2021

UK beef trade grew in both directions year-on-year in July, with imports up 15% and exports up 8%.

16 September 2021

UK beef production fell 2% year-on-year in August to 73,200 tonnes.

15 September 2021

Prime cattle prices have recorded marginal declines in the latest week. During the week ending 11 September the GB all prime average cattle price slipped 0.8p.

14 September 2021

During August, UK sheep meat production once again declined sharply on the year, according to the latest Defra data. Production for the month totalled 22,800 tonnes, down 16% (4,500 tonnes).

14 September 2021

Our successful We Eat Balanced consumer campaign returns this month, as new research shows farmers are getting better at telling the story about the food they produce.

13 September 2021

Valuable export opportunities for the UK’s red meat sector will be explored at the annual China International Meat Industry Exhibition this week.

19 October 2021

Johnny Haimes from West Sherford Farm, Brixton, joined AHDB’s Farm Excellence project as a Beef and Lamb Strategic Farmer in 2017

14 October 2021

Ian Nobury runs a herd of 106 Aberdeen Angus suckler cows on his 100ha, predominantly grassland farm in Cheshire.

12 October 2021

David Barton is always looking for new ways to improve his suckler beef production so joined AHDB’s Farm Excellence project as a Beef and Lamb Strategic Farmer in 2017

7 October 2021

Bertie Newman from Manor Farm, Cattistock joined AHDB’s Farm Excellence project as a Beef and Lamb Strategic Farmer in 2017

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