More research has shown climate change is already having an impact on plants and animals, with local extinctions disproportionately affecting tropical areas of the planet.
As UK authorities tighten control measures in anticipation of possible bird flu outbreaks, there have been more bird flu cases reported in Southern France. These new cases are thought to have been spread from farm to farm, rather than coming from wild birds, after the first case was detected in the Tarn department last week.
UK prices are trading down £1 on the week, despite sterling falling from its recent highs last week.
LAMMA '17 takes place on 18 and 19 January 2017 at the East of England Showground, Peterborough.
FAO’s latest forecast for 2016 world cereal production has been raised to 2 577 million tonnes, 1.7 percent (44 million tonnes) above last year’s output.