December 2011

  • Dec 07 2011 - The EU-Wide Ban on the Use of Conventional Cage

November 2011

  • Nov 29 2011 - FW: Organic Feed / Pullets brief note from Defra
  • Nov 28 2011 - BFREPA awards for Humphrey Feeds Customers
  • Nov 28 2011 - Lifetime achievement award to MICHAEL DENNETT (Mick the Chick)
  • Nov 25 2011 - Rising input costs and squeezed margins demonstrate urgent need for ombudsperson - NFU
  • Nov 11 2011 - EU to possibly postpone ban on layer cages

October 2011

  • Oct 11 2011 - CIWF slams European Commission over cage egg u-turn - Farming online
  • Oct 04 2011 - EC relaxes over changes to organic feed rules

September 2011

  • Sep 20 2011 - Organic can feed the world according to German agriculturalist - Farming Online
  • Sep 17 2011 - Farm groups call on EC to act on bad eggs - Farming online
  • Sep 17 2011 - Defra approves GM wheat trial - Farming Online
  • Sep 11 2011 - EU farmers want more support for organic - Farming Online
  • Sep 02 2011 - Hundreds of European farmers expected to flout battery hen ban - Lizzy Davies, The Guardian
  • Sep 01 2011 - Organic farming’s identity crisis: which way for the organic sector

August 2011

  • Aug 16 2011 - Food inflation down, despite overall increase - Farming Online
  • Aug 01 2011 - Wheat buy-up sparks price manipulation fears - The Telegraph
  • Aug 01 2011 - Humphrey Feeds Organic Update - August 2011

July 2011

  • Jul 19 2011 - Link found between increased crops and deforestation in Amazon
  • Jul 04 2011 - Please could you send an email to DEFRA today
  • Jul 04 2011 - Pig farmers accuse Tesco of underpaying them - The Guardian

June 2011

  • Jun 25 2011 - EU rules ‘could kill’ UK organic poultry sector
  • Jun 16 2011 - Government rejects crackdown on commodity speculation - Reuters

May 2011

  • May 31 2011 - Some good news
  • May 04 2011 - FAO sees crop concerns driving higher food prices - http://www.commodities-now.com

April 2011

  • Apr 20 2011 - Wheat Advances for a Third Day on Deteriorating Crop Conditions in U.S. - Bloomberg
  • Apr 18 2011 - Met Office data doesn't bode well for bumper crops - Farming Online
  • Apr 10 2011 - UK and Brazil Call for Action on Food Prices - Farming Online
  • Apr 04 2011 - Grain prices jump again: Can this really keep going? - Citywire
  • Apr 01 2011 - Barclays 'making up to £340 million profit' on food price speculation - The Ecologist

March 2011

  • Mar 24 2011 - Global wheat production to increase in 2011 - Farming Online
  • Mar 21 2011 - Committee told of 'collateral damage' to the egg industry - FarmingUK.com
  • Mar 16 2011 - Crop prices collapse amid panic over Japan crisis - Agrimoney.com
  • Mar 11 2011 - Supermarket prices deemed ‘worse than Edwina’ for egg industry as cuts continue - Farming Online
  • Mar 10 2011 - Food costs in UK rise three times faster than G7 - Thisismoney.co.uk

February 2011

January 2011

  • Jan 27 2011 - 2 Articles of Food Price Volatility
  • Jan 25 2011 - GM remains contentious issue, despite support from Beddington
  • Jan 25 2011 - Agricultural revolution’ needed to fight food shortages
  • Jan 20 2011 - Paul Polman: Biofuel subsidy regime has spectacularly backfired
  • Jan 19 2011 - Wheat poised for records on any new weather woe - Reuters
  • Jan 07 2011 - And it is only the first week of the year...