News updates for the UK fresh produce business.
Charity has seen huge rise in interest in its support services as farmers’ mental health suffers under current pressure
The discount retailer is poised to increase consumer access to its stores with five new openings across the UK in the coming weeks, including in Southampton and Whittlesey
Global berry supplier, and owner of UK grower group Berry Gardens, won three awards for ’superior’ varieties at recent International Taste Institute event
UK producers feel optimistic after recent sunny period brings renewed hope for blackcurrant crop hit by adverse weather and high costs
Angus Soft Fruits MD John Gray tells Fred Searle why it is more important than ever for supermarkets, and government, to support the UK berry sector
Amaranth production is at the centre of two-year, Innovate UK-funded project led by Vertical Future
Campaign aims to reduce pallet loss and boost sustainabilty of the supply chain
New survey by Peckwater Brands paints bleak picture of profitability in the sector
Spiralling production costs have adversely affected farmers’ mental health, NFU survey shows
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Potato supplier is exploring electric vehicles as part of its roadmap to net zero
The Americas berry giant has acquired shares in UK supplier BerryWorld’s EMEA and APAC businesses
Leading figures from Tesco, AMFRESH, Fresh Direct and S&A Produce are among top-class speaker line-up
Packaging manufacturer opens new recycling hub at its plastic-film production facility in Lincolnshire to keep plastic circular
Fedefruta warns that changes will remove incentives for the construction of new irrigation infrastructure in bigger farms
Applications open for global agtech start-ups to advance supply chain sustainability
Wilson Country’s new season potatoes to hit Northern Ireland Tesco stores from next week
LEAF Education’s annual online initiative to help schools spotlight British food and farming will run from 5-16 June
Company installs solar array in Aylesford as part of ambitious renewable energy plan
UK-based vertical farming technology expands into Indian market with Modi Fresh to develop consumer-facing brand