CALF REGISTRATIONS SHOW RISE IN SHARE OF NATIVE BEEF BREEDS
. The number of native beef calf registrations rose on 2020 levels during the first half of the year, according to British Cattle Movement Service statistics. Registrations of continental breeds remained in decline.
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CLIMATE CHANGE PROTESTERS BLOCKADE ARLA DAIRY FACTORY
. Dozens of climate activists have blockaded a milk processing and distribution centre owned by Arla. About 50 members of pressure group Animal Rebellion descended on Arla's Aston Clinton centre, near Aylesbury in Buckinghamshire during the early hours of Tuesday 31 August.
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SCOTLAND'S 700,000 PIG HARDSHIP SCHEME OPENS FOR APPLICATIONS
. Pig producers in Scotland can now apply for payments under the Scottish Government's Hardship Support Scheme. The 715,000 fund is being offered to compensate losses in the Scottish pig sector as a result of the temporary closure of Brechin abattoir due to a Covid-19 outbreak at . . .
22 hrs ago