The reign of King Neptune
In part two of our series on heroic and remarkable animals, Con McGrath profiles the pig who raised 19 million dollars for the US Navy during World War II.
19 February 2020 Farmer Writes
Farmer Writes: California Dreaming!
Tom Dineen’s travels continue this week as he tours the California Valley. The Nuffield Scholar says Californian farmers enjoy a fabulous Mediterranean style climate, but water is the key.
26 December 2018 Features
Travel: A road trip with a difference along the Oregon Trail
Michelle Jackson and her father enjoy a road trip with a difference along the famous Oregon Trail
Global report – stories from around the world
A weekly selection of global news stories that affect demand, supply and prices.
31 January 2018 Global Trade
Would you like to work in America for the summer?
If you fancy a fun-filled summer in the states then look no further than Summer Camp USA.
17 January 2018 Living Life
Gove signals UK will follow EU standards post-Brexit
The UK minister in charge of agriculture has signalled that the UK could follow EU production standards post-Brexit at two conferences in Oxford.
7 January 2018 News
The simple part of Brexit gets complicated
What looked like the straightforward part of Brexit has been complicated by the intervention of other WTO members.
7 October 2017 News
It’s not easy making America great again
As part of his 2017 Nuffield scholarship, Lorcan Allen visited the USA. He found a country struggling with its place in the global trade picture.
4 October 2017 Global Trade
Global report - stories from around the world
A weekly selection of global news stories that impact demand, supply and prices
4 October 2017 Global Trade
Mercosur-EU trade deal to be finalised in December
The EU Mercosur trade deal is scheduled for completion in December, while the US has had a BSE scare.
19 July 2017 Scotland
Nuffield blog: a 2,000-strong pedigree Jersey herd in California
Co Kilkenny dairy farmer and 2017 Nuffield scholar Eamon Sheehan takes us inside a large dairy herd on America's west coast.
15 July 2017 World
Is Brazil's difficulty Scotland's opportunity?
If the EU were to follow the example of the US in banning Brazilian beef then the gap in supply would increase the value of beef from Scotland.
28 June 2017 News