Horizon scanning

18 March 2019

Kantar, IGD and Future Thinking join AHDB to analyse opportunities coming from evolving consumer trends

22 March 2019

Arable Scotland is a brand-new annual event for Scotland where the industry can meet, explore and discuss new innovations that will drive the productivity and future sustainability of Scottish arable production.

14 March 2019

Potatoes in Practice is the largest field-based potato event in the UK. The event brings together variety demonstrations, research and trade exhibits in one place making it an essential date in the potato industry calendar.

20 March 2019

In order to better-understand the implications of Brexit for the Lake District, the Lake District National Park authority requested that the AHDB use the model developed by Informa Agribusiness Consulting to investigate the impact of the three Brexit scenarios on the income of grazing farms in the Lake District National Park. The AHDB commissioned Informa Agribusiness Consulting to carry out this work.

18 February 2019

Somerset Pig Club: Mike Sheldon, Red Tractor talks about 'Upping the stakes'

18 February 2019

Darlington Pig Discussion Group: Current market update, presented by Woodheads Livestock

3 January 2019

Duxford Monitor Farm meeting focuses on farm business accounts

18 December 2018

The first in a series of blogs looking at Brexit from different points of view across the industry

4 December 2018

Latest data around economic factors suggest the UK’s economy is performing reasonably well at present. Most data has been fairly stable for some time. This could be down to the uncertainty around Brexit, which means significant changes could occur in the coming weeks/months.

3 December 2018

AHDB's latest edition of Horizon cuts through the uncertain policy environment to provide insight into what lies ahead for agricultural commodities markets.

5 December 2018

This outlook is based on the latest data available, combining feedback and insight from contacts across the agri-food industry with AHDB sector specialists’ expertise. What follows is an examination of the factors affecting different sectors. Whether you’re using it for business planning, aiming to understand the market dynamics or just interested in a flavour of what agriculture faces in the year ahead, I hope you find this publication useful and informative.

8 March 2019

With Christmas round the corner, AHDB has released a new podcast looking at what consumers will be looking out for in the shops this year and what farmers are doing to prepare for the change to come in the New Year.