Farm minister George Eustice has defended the government’s decision to authorise badger culling for a second year in the face of criticism from opposition leaders and animal welfare groups.
Letter to the Scottish Herald proclaims Scotland must “look outwards to the world of opportunity”
Consultant’s outgoing chairman reports the UK market outlook is “bright”
Areas such as London and Scotland facing recruitment issues
Supermarket cuts profit outlook as it continues to struggle with the price wars, while the new CEO will start his job a month early
Sporting Gijon's Stefan Scepovic will sign a four-year deal with Celtic, subject to a medical and work permit.
Rangers make new shares available for purchase to existing shareholders in an attempt to raise £4m.
Tonga forward Lopini Paea will join Wakefield on a one-year contract when his Catalans deal expires at the end of 2014.
Dalian Wanda, Baidu, and Tencent create $814m joint venture aimed at loosening Alibaba’s hold on China’s booming ecommerce market
Ex-Wales international Martyn Williams says the £60m deal between the WRU and regions will help keep players in Wales.
The RSPCA is calling for a ban on keeping primates as pets after a rise in the number of calls to its cruelty and advice line concerning animals such as monkeys and marmosets.
Hybu Cig Cymru is looking for sheep farmers to take part in a new project investigating levels of anthelmintic resistance for roundworms and liver fluke.
CAP reform has put landownership in Scotland under the spotlight. Nancy Nicolson met Lord David Johnstone, the chairman of the landowners' organisation, Scottish Land and Estates (SLE). He owns and manages Annandale Estates in Dumfriesshire.
Project Management and Full Design Team Services framework has been embroiled in a legal dispute
Two good-sized parcels of arable land in Norfolk and Nottinghamshire are for sale this week.
This year’s Arable finalists come from the heartland of East Anglia. All have a keen interest in soil fertility, have virtually vanquished blackgrass and invested heavily in modern machinery to cut overall running costs. David Jones reports on three growers operating at the very top of their game.
Two farms totalling about 1,580 acres are for sale in Shropshire, including a highly commercial farming estate.
Effort to mediate between protest leaders and government underlines return of military influence over country’s fractious democratic politics
Apple working with chipmaker NXP to add secure short-range wireless technology into next iPhone in latest bid for the smartphone to replace the wallet