farmers

Farmers are turning ‘worthless’ woollen fleeces into compost because prices plunged by more than 60% a kilo after export markets closed amid Covid pandemic The value of sheep wool has plummeted...

Ministers snub move to protect British farmers from poor-quality foreign food as Environment Secretary George Eustice says he will not support amendment to Agriculture Bill Mr Eustice said amendment was...

Farmers are putting turkeys on crash diets and slaughtering them early so they are not too big for a ‘Rule of Six’ Christmas dinner It is too late to grow naturally smaller birds so farmers...

Iowa farmers hoping for some profit after devastating storm The Iowa Dept. of Agriculture estimates the Derecho damaged more than 10 million acres. MARSHALLTOWN, Iowa – Ethan Crow said the powerful...

Sheep farmers could profit from letting land return to forest and pocketing cash for ‘environmental credits’, study suggests Landowners who plant native trees that soak up CO2 get environmental...

British farmers propose radical plan to return an area the size of DORSET to nature and reintroduce wild lynxes and pelicans to the countryside WildEast aims to dedicate around 250,000 hectares in East...

Arnold Schwarzenegger’s former political career may have rubbed off on his daughter Katherine Schwarzenegger, who recently urged for more to be done in her hometown state amid the coronavirus pandemic. The...

Elderly farmers should be paid to retire so younger workers can be brought into the industry, Environment Secretary George Eustice says George Eustice accused some veteran farmers of ‘standing in...

BEIJING — China has told farmers to step up vegetable production, opened roads for delivery trucks and is punishing those trying to profit in order to keep feeding residents of the locked-down city of...

Bankers, car dealers and mortgage brokers are the least ‘agreeable’ professions, while teachers and fire fighters are conscientious, Twitter analysis reveals Thousands of Twitter profiles...

Raw video: Meteor lights up the night sky above Alice Springs, Australia Police security camera footage captures the moment a green fireball streaks across the sky. A suspected meteorite crashed...

BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) – Argentine President Mauricio Macri rode to power in 2015 promising to bolster the farming sector and cut back taxes that had stymied exports. The country’s backbone...

Two white farmers are jailed for murdering a black teenager suspected of stealing sunflowers by throwing him from a moving trucking in remote South African farming community Pieter Doorewaard, 28, and...

Sexism storm hits ‘men only’ farmers awards dinner after organisers of 100-year-old ‘ bash reject bid to let women in… and tell female competitors to ‘SEND A MAN to pick up...

White farmers’ legal fight against plans to give their land to black South Africans without compensation is thrown out by country’s High Court South Africa’s High Court rejected a legal...

Shell-shocked! Guernsey farmer’s wife cracks open giant egg to find it’s a FOUR-YOLKER (a one in an 11billion rarity) Emma Brooks 49 was stunned when she cracked open a four-yolker egg Her husband...