A scientist has called for food crops to be 'rewilded', using GM technology to restore beneficial genes, but sustainable farmers have questioned the proposal.
Defra has published results from the acutely controversial badger cull. As figures leaked earlier this year showed, targets were narrowly achieved in Somerset, but missed in Gloucestershire.
The Tenant Farmers Association and Farmers For Action are calling for an urgent review of the powers of the Groceries Code Adjudicator.
With just days to go before Christmas, government officials in the German State of Lower Saxony have confirmed that H5N8 bird flu has been detected on a turkey farm in the region.
Researchers have been eavesdropping on ‘conversations’ between calves and their mothers — measuring the process of how cows communicate using detailed acoustic analysis for the first time.