December

  • Dec 16 2008 – Winds of change for agricultural risks – strategicrisk.co.uk
  • Dec 13 2008 – Why the dioxin food scare was a positive event – The Times
  • Dec 03 2008 – Melamine contamination of Organic Soya Expeller

November

  • Nov 28 2008 – The Short View – FT.Com
  • Nov 28 2008 – Farm subsidies – a necessary evil? – BBC.com
  • Nov 26 2008 – 2 stories on EU farm subsidies
  • Nov 11 2008 – Government ‘constrained’ over country of origin labels
  • Nov 10 2008 – Sainsbury’s says no to Buying British – This Is Money
  • Nov 05 2008 – Time to go against the grain – The Guardian

October

  • Oct 21 2008NFU Responds To Tesco Reports- NFU Online
  • Oct 20 2008 – Suppliers accuse Tesco of making ‘aggressive’ demands – Sunday Times
  • Oct 16 2008NFU urges Tesco not to milk suppliers amid price squeeze – The Scotsman
  • Oct 16 2008 – World wakes up to food challenge – BBC.co.uk
  • Oct 08 2008 – Drought resistant GM crops ready ‘in four years’ – Guardian Unlimited
  • Oct 05 2008 – Breakthrough in genetic map of wheat: scientists – Physorg.Com
  • Oct 05 2008 – The harvest is over – Citywire
  • Oct 03 2008 – Cap shake-up call to focus on food output – The Press And Journal

September

  • Sep 25 2008 – Why agricultural law is challenging – The Law Gazette
  • Sep 24 2008 – Demand for biofuels to keep grain prices volatile and at inflated levels – FARMBUSSINESS.CC
  • Sep 22 2008 – Benn: Farmers can help bring down food prices – Talking Retail.Com
  • Sep 08 2008 – Washout summer threatens harvest disaster for farmers – The Independent
  • Sep 08 2008 – High cost of weekly shop to last a decade, warn producers – The Times Online
  • Sep 03 2008 – Farmers leave organic food trade BBC
  • Sep 01 2008 – Two relevant articles from the Financial Times

August

  • Aug 29 2008 – Shoppers lose their taste for organic food – The Guardian
  • Aug 27 2008 – It is a wet UK cereal harvest!
  • Aug 26 2008 – Tesco cashes in on taste for local food and drink – Times Online
  • Aug 26 2008 – Organic Egg Producer Price Slumps – The Poultry Site
  • Aug 21 2008 – Bread prices could rise as rain affects wheat harvest – The Telegraph
  • Aug 20 2008 – Poultry Meat Stories from www.thepoultrysite.com
  • Aug 20 2008 – Can we fix biofuels? – World Finance
  • Aug 18 2008 – Supermarkets debate goes to EU Parliament – Farming Life
  • Aug 17 2008 – Behind the headlines: GM food – Wales Online.co.uk
  • Aug 15 2008 – Sterling continues to lose ground – The BBC
  • Aug 15 2008 – Tesco discounts quarter of goods in supermarket price war – The Telegraph
  • Aug 13 2008 – Charles in GM ‘disaster’ warning – BBC
  • Aug 13 2008 – Death knell sounds for £2 chicken – FT.Com
  • Aug 05 2008 – A Dairy Compounder’s view of the organic sector
  • Aug 04 2008 – Organic food latest casualty of credit crunch – The Independent

July

  • Jul 03 2008 – Is poultry farming an answer to the food crisis? Money Week

June

  • Jun 27 2008 – Organic land management – The Economist print edition
  • Jun 27 2008 – Reconciling World markets & having a social conscience?
  • Jun 23 2008 – Scientists warn of lack of vital phosphorus as biofuels raise demand – The Times
  • Jun 23 2009 – The GM issue – Reuters/The Independent

May

  • May 29 2008 – EU plan may aid US poultry sales – BBC.com
  • May 29 2008OECD Boosts Price Outlook for Grains on Food Demand – Bloomberg
  • May 27 2008 – Alistair Darling organises summit with supermarkets – The Times
  • May 21 2008 – EU Farming Matters
  • May 20 2008 – Food price rises ‘to hit UK hard’ – BBC News Political Edition
  • May 19 2008 – Signs of an end to soaring food prices – Financial Times

April

  • Apr 26 2008 – Contaminated wheat blunder may lead to livestock slaughter under BSE rules – The Telegraph
  • Apr 24 2008 – Commodities boom drives up land values – FT
  • Apr 22 2008 – The Cost of Food and BioFuels
  • Apr 21 2008 – Exposed: the great GM crops myth – The Independent
  • Apr 17 2008 – Farm costs soar at ‘staggering’ rate – Eastern Daily Press
  • Apr 15 2008 – Funds race to pull out of commodities futures
  • Apr 09 2008 – Warning against US poultry imports into EU

March

  • Mar 31 2008 – Tensions rise as world faces short rations – Reuters
  • Mar 28 2008 – Only a radical change of diet can halt looming food crises – Rosie Boycott
  • Mar 26 2008 – Argentines take to streets as farm conflict deepens – Reuters
  • Mar 23 2008 – How the myth of food miles hurts the planet – The Guardian
  • Mar 20 2008 – Tesco takes ‘local’ chickens on 1,000 mile trip – The Telegraph
  • Mar 17 2008 – Sainsbury’s in £3m scandal over potato bungs – The Sunday Times
  • Mar 03 2008 – A farm’s fate in big egg debate – Lyme Regis News
  • Mar 03 2008 – Food articles in the weekend press

February

  • Feb 29 2008 – 1,726,400,000 free-range birds? Martin Samuel of the Times makes comments
  • Feb 27 2008 – Every little bit helps: tax-free pot of gold at end of Tesco’s rainbow – Guardian Unlimited
  • Feb 27 2008 – High food prices push China towards GMO – Reuters
  • Feb 25 2008 – Food shortages loom as wheat crop shrinks and prices rise – The Times
  • Feb 25 2008 – Supermarkets grab 90 per cent of milk profits – News Wales
  • Feb 19 2008 – Europe facing meat crisis over GM wrangle – The Times
  • Feb 18 2008 – Supermarkets – and the Competition Commission Report
  • Feb 15 2008 – Farm follies revisited – The Economist
  • Feb 10 2008 – Supermarket role for OFT – The Times
  • Feb 10 2008 – Bee Virus Could Wipe Out Mankind, Warn Scientists – Daily Record
  • Feb 08 2008SAVE OUR BACONPIG FARMING IS FAST DISAPPEARING
  • Feb 07 2008 – Fertiliser famine threats to hit harvests – South Wales Echo
  • Feb 06 2008 – Tesco – pricing `strategies’ – The Independent
  • Feb 05 2008 – Bacon and Eggs May Provide as Many Omega 3´s as a Piece of Salmon – Nutritionhorizon.com
  • Feb 04 2008 – Poultry industry feels the squeeze – NFU Countryside
  • Feb 04 2008 – Farm incomes up by 8.7%, but ‘unbalanced’ says NFU

January

  • Jan 28 2008 – Retailers warned of shortages, unless prices rise soon
  • Jan 23 2008 – Chicken Sales Cheer Across the Board
  • Jan 21 2008 – 2 Interesting Articles from The Times
  • Jan 21 2008NFU rejects Commons call for a moratorium on biofuels
  • Jan 14 2008 – Biofuels ‘not a silver bullet’ warns Royal Society
  • Jan 10 2008 – No Reprieve For Battery Eggs
  • Jan 10 2008 – Don’t Abuse Red Diesel
  • Jan 07 2008 – Britain’s poultry producers fight back
  • Jan 04 2008 – UK wealthy enough not to worry unduly about food security
  • Jan 04 2008 – Grains lifted to highs as oil surges – FT
  • Jan 03 2008RSPCA urges shoppers to go for higher welfare chickens
  • Jan 01 2008 – Millions of pounds still available to help farmers and others go green