Fit for the Future

7 October 2019

Once more the Brexit deadline is looming and predicting the result seems more than a little foolhardy. However, I have been trying to imagine what Scottish agriculture will look like in five years’ time, possibly something just as challenging.

7 October 2019

“Some people just don’t what their cost of production is,” cereal farmer Alan Grant says, “but you have to measure what you are doing so you know where you can make changes.

7 October 2019

The USA is planning to impose countermeasures of almost $7.5bn on a range of EU products, with dozens of products facing additional tariffs of 25% What does this mean for UK exports?

4 October 2019

If the UK leaves the EU in a ‘no-deal’ scenario, it will no longer be able to enjoy the benefits of trade agreements the EU has with other countries. In this article, we look at the progress that has been made in rolling over these deals and what it means for agri-food trade.

19 September 2019

Prevention rather than cure should always be the focus of any mastitis management plan, something that will be the focus of the next meeting of AHDB’s Scottish strategic dairy farm on 10 October.

4 September 2019

Julie Clark has joined AHDB as a knowledge exchange manager specialising in benchmarking.

11 November 2019

Explore our podcast collections for practical know-how and expert insights that aims to help you farm better. New episodes on Tuesdays and Fridays.

22 July 2019

New report reveals the full extent of Brexit’s potential implications for British beef and lamb supply chains

18 July 2019

Phil Bicknell shares his thoughts on UK competitiveness and tapping into global opportunities