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New contract prices for East Anglia's sugar beet crop could force some growers to question its economic viability on less-productive land, said farm advisors.

Bigger hedgerows, precision delivery of fertilisers and improving animal health are among the ways the farming industry hopes to hit ambitious "net zero" greenhouse gas targets.

East Anglia's farming leaders have criticised a university's "overly-simplistic" approach to reducing its carbon footprint by taking red meat off the menu.

Two long-standing Norfolk farming institutions will join forces for a special one-off celebration to mark their significant respective milestones this year.

An initiative aimed at persuading more UK growers to farm in an environmentally sustainable way is set to be given a boost at an event in Suffolk.

A 'no-deal' Brexit will cause a huge headache for UK organic growers as their crop values plummet, an organic farmers' leader based at Bury St Edmunds has warned.

East Anglian pig farmers are facing a tough time, with some choosing to exit the industry as incomes plummet.

Norfolk's farming leader said he is "disappointed" at the resignation of agriculture minister George Eustice, who left citing fears that a delayed Brexit could bring about "the final humiliation of our country".

Worried East Anglian farmers say they have been left in limbo after the industry sought to nail the government down at a key annual conference on what kind of future the sector faces as Brexit looms.

Norfolk agriculture faces its biggest crisis for decades if there is a no-deal Brexit - so farmers must work with their MPs to push the importance of home-grown food up the political agenda.

A fly-tipped eyesore has been dumped in a Norwich beauty spot - but this was not the work of idle criminals.

A fly-tipper who left dumped rubbish in open countryside has been ordered to pay more than £1,500 in fines and costs.

The government must do more to help out farmers who didn't receive their farm subsidy payments in December, farmers' leaders say.

Worried East Anglian farmers' leaders warned that a 'no deal' Brexit would have a 'serious impact' on rural businesses as the political crisis deepened following a crushing defeat for prime minister Theresa May's European Union (EU) exit strategy.

No one can provide an indication of the next step on our journey to a post Brexit future.

An East Anglian farmers' leader is cautioning against creating a post-Brexit divide between those able to afford food reared and grown to a high standard in the UK and those who can't.

Sector leaders have their say on Theresa May's Brexit deal

East Anglia's farming leaders warned of a "catastrophic" no-deal scenario if the prime minister's draft withdrawal agreement is not adopted by Parliament.

British Sugar has come under fire from the National Farmers' Union (NFU) after technical difficulties led it to take down its online sugar beet grower portal, prompting criticism about its investment in the industry.

East Anglian agricultural consultants are holding a timely conference at Newmarket aimed at helping the farming sector face future challenges for the industry.

Farming leaders have welcomed the sale which secures Banham Poultry's future within East Anglia's "hugely important" chicken industry - but asked for more clarity over money owed to creditors.

Artificial Intelligence (AI) is set to play a key role in improving productivity in East Anglian farming as the region fosters improved trade links with countries such as China, delegates at a House of Lords event heard.

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