Noble Foods has upped the price it pays to its organic egg producers to better enable them to handle the costs of growing the products. Noble said the rise equates to £250,000 of extra investment.
Herd health advice
Tesco is offering its milk suppliers free advice to help them maximise the health of their herds. Workshops will focus on cattle mobility and calf health.
FMD cash call
NFU Scotland has called on the Scottish government to deliver a compensation package to pig producers affected by Foot and Mouth restrictions as soon as possible. It added that producers were also struggling due to high grain prices.