brexit

Why are British farmers diversifying?

In 2019, many modern farmers are struggling to make a living. This could be because of the increase in energy costs and lower food prices, not forgetting the impact of Brexit still to come. That’s why the majority of farmers are looking for new ways to make money by diversifying. What is farm diversification? Farm…

Experts warn a ‘no-deal’ Brexit will ruin Britain’s organic food industry

MP’s will vote on a no-deal Brexit this evening following Theresa May’s huge defeat last night. The Prime Ministers Brexit deal was voted against by 391 to 247. But, industry experts warn Britain’s organic food industry could be ruined overnight if a no-deal Brexit is decided. Certified organic meat, vegetables and even beer will have…

Why is deer farming a good idea?

With less than seven months to go until Brexit, government has asked industry leaders to assess the impact on UK food and farming if an extreme no-deal Brexit happens. At last months Tory Party Conference the subject of food tariffs was raised by the NFU and the Food and Drink Federation. Farm organisations have been…