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Rishi Sunak talks to tenant farmer James Dent, of West End Farm, Swinithwaite, Wensleydale, about the problems facing dairy farmers.

Richmond MP talks to dairy farmers

The Champion Beltex, a ram lamb from Andrew Bishop.

Barnard Castle farmer takes Beltex reserve female champion title

Speakers at the launch of Harrison & Hetherington's new offices at Middeton-in-Teesdale mart (l-r) Steve Dunkley, Stephen Swift, and David Morley.

Upland farmers hear about potential issues with new schemes

Tillage-Live is back at Croft after ten years

Steve Tuer on his way to his unofficial record

World record oilseed rape crop for North Yorkshire farmer

Compulsory TB testing proposed for cattle coming into the North

ONE PIG WENT TO MARKET: Longhand Data Ltd managing director, Roger Young, discusses the new scientific technique of food authentication with Harrowells Solicitors  commercial department partner, Susie Mortonson (left) and Harrowells commercial division so

York firm launches revolutionary way of testing food origin

NFU urges public to buy British food

Peter Fox (second from right) with his Skipton Mule gimmer shearling champions, joined by (l-r) judge David Norcott, sponsor Gareth Jones, trophy presenter James Boothman, and sponsor Gavin Haworth – Pic: Adrian Legge Photography

Ribble Valley farming brothers win at Skipton mart

Supermarkets urged to back British products

Milk supply security needed, says Environment Secretary

Jack Buckle and Buckles Watercress, the family's 5,000gns supreme champion at the 25th anniversary Beltex show and sale at Carlisle

Buckles Watercress wins Beltex show

PRICE INCREASE: Asda is to pay more for its milk.

Asda agrees to pay more for its milk to help farmers

Sarah York the newly appointed President of the Yorkshire Agricultural Society

Sarah York makes history as appointed president of Yorkshire Agricultural Society

Rishi Sunak, MP for Richmond

Rishi Sunak, Richmond MP, joins Efra select committee

NFU warns of tough times ahead for dairy farmers

Lyndon Howson and his Newton Rigg Society Special Recognition Award with Newton Rigg Society chairman Frank Chester

Newton Rigg College student wins two key awards

Auction Marts Prices: July 22 - 29, 2015

Young Farmers' Club Reports, July 31 - August 6, 2015

Supermarkets policies are forcing sheep farmers to reconsider future, says NSA

Tweeddale Hawkeye – British Blue Champion and Interbreed Champion at this year's Great Yorkshire Show

Interbreed champion at Great Yorkshire Show, Tweeddale Hawkeye, to be sold at Carlisle

David Cameron promises to simplify farm inspection process

Registration needed for game birds, says Defra

News briefs

News briefs

Steven Nesbitt of Winston has been re-elected chairman of the British Charolais Cattle Society.

Charolais breeder re-elected as chairman of breed society

Bob Dixon(left) chairman of Wensleydale Agricultural Show with Peter Collins of Lowes Financial Management sponsoring a new supreme cattle champion

Wensleydale Show to benefit from new sponsorship deal and trophy

Young Farmers' Club Reports, July 10 - 17, 2015

Auction Marts Prices: July 10 - 17, 2015

David Blacker

ADHB event offers advice on latest developments in soil health

Thomas Hildreth (left) receives the Milkminder Manager of the Year award from James Dunn, Promar managing director.

North Yorkshire dairy farm beats 600 to win Promar award

Chinese delegates visit North of England Wools Grading Depot, Bradford

BWMB hosts successful visit by Chinese delegation

Paul Baines with the July prime cattle reserve champion which was one of three acquisitions by Kitsons Butchers, Northallerton.

Kitsons Butchers, of Northallerton, win snap up reserve champion

Small farms offered chance to join The Prince's Dairy Initiative

The photo shows (far right) Oliver White, Tour Co-ordinator and college research officer with (l-r) Oliver Inman of Wiggington, Sam Abel from near Bedale, Tom Elliott of  Tadcaster and Tom Parvin of Sessay in the college beef unit.

Students at Askham Bryan College selected to study beef production

Peter Richardson of Riverford Home Farm.

Riverford wins Observer's Ethical Product of the Decade

CLA describes budget as 'major blow' to rural family businesses

Managing director Chris Pearson is pictured right on stage at Pearsons Farm Supplies’ 10th anniversary open day with guest speaker Gareth Wyn Jones far left.

Pearsons Farm Supplies celebrates tenth anniversary

Padraig Doherty, left, with his 1,850gns pup, Ann, joined by 15-year-old Shaun Procter, son of Cumbrian buyer, Trevor Procter

Dohertys delighted as six-month-old pup sells for best ever price at Skipton


Concerned raised over postponed consultation on bovine TB

Defra plans to release data to transform food and farming

David Morley, H&H Land and Property

Natural England extends deadline for new stewardship scheme

Farming Minister asked to change rules on carcase-splitting

BWMB opens new depot at Richmond

BWMB opens new depot at Richmond

Fera scientist Paul Brown and the drone.

Fera scientists to use drone to check crop stress

Deadline for payment scheme applications looms

Body blow to farmers as Arla cuts milk price

Rural crime initiative to be tried in North Yorkshire

The 2015 Year of the Sheep coin featuring a pair of Swaledales.

Coin features Swaledale sheep

Mark Ludiman (l) with team manager Philip Boothroyd

Bruton Knowles strengthens Northallerton office

Mike Grace, Yorkshire Dales Rivers Trust volunteer, surveying Hartforth Beck.

Project to improve River Swale

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