Subsidy claimants still waiting for cash will receive interim handout with the settlement promised by end of June
Friday, 22 April, 2016 at 5:29PM
Major agricultural shows in Cumbria could be hit by the new bovine TB post-movement testing rules.
Friday, 15 April, 2016 at 4:43PM
The beef price slump is causing concern among Cumbrian livestock farmers. Local farmers fear that trade is following the same downward pattern as last year.
Friday, 15 April, 2016 at 4:40PM
Some of the county’s producers are up in arms after claiming they have received lower farm payments than expected.
Friday, 08 April, 2016 at 3:08PM
The future of hill farming in Cumbria could be safeguarded, thanks to a new £430,000 centre of excellence.
Friday, 08 April, 2016 at 10:57AM
Many Cumbrian farmers could be driven out of business if Britain leaves the EU, according to a newly-released report from one of the country’s most powerful unions.
Thursday, 07 April, 2016 at 11:43AM
CUMBRIAN farmers were among those who marched on London in the latest cry for help from an embattled industry.
Friday, 25 March, 2016 at 1:13PM
THEY came for the cows and they weren’t disappointed, as a popular agricultural showcase returned to Carlisle.
Friday, 18 March, 2016 at 4:22PM
An acclaimed Cumbrian dairy farmer will sit on the new member council of a critical player in the county’s economy.
Friday, 11 March, 2016 at 2:13PM
More haulage volunteers are needed to deliver desperately-needed forage to Cumbrian farmers.
Friday, 04 March, 2016 at 3:00PM
THE story of Herdwick lamb and mutton is being told in a push to get meat from the iconic Cumbrian sheep on to Asian plates.
Friday, 04 March, 2016 at 1:30PM
CUMBRIA’S farmers will not be silenced on the national stage.
Friday, 26 February, 2016 at 9:58AM
An influential Cumbrian farmer has lost out in his bid to land a seat at the top table of the National Farmers’ Union.
Thursday, 25 February, 2016 at 9:19AM