Shake-up and succession at the NFU

Posted: March 10th, 2014 | Author: | Comments Off on Shake-up and succession at the NFU

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Forget the safe option, the NFU’s new leadership team is radical and exciting – so strap yourself in and prepare for the ride. Read the rest of this entry »


What does it take to become a farm leader?

Posted: February 20th, 2012 | Author: | Comments Off on What does it take to become a farm leader?

Would-be NFU leaders must endure a marathon lasting hundreds of miles in the run-up to election day. Read the rest of this entry »


Does farming need a professional body?

Posted: January 16th, 2012 | Author: | Comments Off on Does farming need a professional body?

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

IS there really room for another farming body? After all, the list of groups is already as long as your arm. Read the rest of this entry »


Industry leaders discuss CAP reform

Posted: November 30th, 2011 | Author: | Comments Off on Industry leaders discuss CAP reform


Farm leaders, politicians, civil servants and policy-makers gather at the Royal Society in London to discuss the likely impact of proposals to reform the Common Agricultural policy. Read the rest of this entry »


Why we must seize back the farming initiative

Posted: November 25th, 2011 | Author: | 5 Comments »

Is there a crisis in the countryside? Certainly not when it comes to biodiversity, argues farm leader Peter Kendall. Read the rest of this entry »


End of the NFU dream team?

Posted: November 18th, 2011 | Author: | Comments Off on End of the NFU dream team?

NFU deputy president Meurig Raymond has a big decision to make over the coming weeks – whether to launch a leadership bid against union leader Peter Kendall. Read the rest of this entry »