Farming News and Reports

Cattle and Climate
A one page summery of issues surrounding cattle and climate prepared by the DCRF by Professor John Wibberley

Harvest and Farming News September 2021
A summary of this year's harvest and other agricultural news and issues for churches

NFU "Achieving Net Zero" Report
A link to the NFU report on achieving net zero in England and Wales by 2040

Farming Update prepared for DCRF meeting July 14th 2021
An update on some current farming issues compiled by Penny Body with contributions from DCRF members

Farming Update prepared for DCRF meeting 8th February 2021
Information on farm prices, mental health, FCN, Brexit, BPS and ELMs and more

Excerpt from Meeting Notes 8th July - "Farming Now"
A copy of the meeting notes accompanying Andrew Butler's presentation to the DCRF on 8th July 2020 and ensuing discussion

Presentation by Andrew Butler NFU 8th July 2020
Slides used during DCRF meeting 8th July 2020. Information on farm prices, agriculture and the economy and food imports and exports.

Farming Update January 2020
A summary of including Brexit and Climate Change related legislation, recent weather, prices and production

Farming Update for Harvest 2019
A summary of some current farming issues and news on this year's harvest from our DCRF contributors

June 2019 Farming Update
Updates on issues in farming from various contributors including Farming Community Network, Andy Jerrard Rural Support Worker, individual farmers