The National Farmers' Union has welcomed the idea of a temporary customs union with Europe after Brexit.
Brexit secretary David Davis has dropped a major hint about how the UK intends to negotiate a transitional deal with the EU which would avoid the damage predicted from a “cliff edge” exit for agriculture and other sectors.
European Union farm commissioner Phil Hogan says UK membership of the customs union would make a "significant contribution" to any future trade deal with the EU.
The government must act now if livestock farmers are to benefit from new markets post-Brexit, say industry leaders.
Australia's red meat sector believes Brexit creates an "unprecedented opportunity" to lift exports to Britain.
Leaving the European Union could be a mixed blessing for the UK potato sector, says an industry analyst.
Fourteen farming organisations have issued a joint statement calling on the UK government to provide short-term certainty for the industry as Brexit nears.
Britain must increase home-grown food production and build stronger supply chains to face Brexit uncertainties, the National Farmers Union has warned.
Donald Trump has confirmed he expects a "major trade deal" with the UK after Brexit will include a reciprocal deal in agriculture.
First it was chlorine chicken – now hormone beef could be sold by British supermarkets if the UK agrees a post-Brexit trade deal with the USA, reports The Mirror.
Defra secretary Michael Gove has been savaged for comments promising farmers they will benefit from a free trade deal with the EU after Brexit.
Livestock farmers must be guaranteed tariff-free access to EU markets after Brexit, the head of Wales’ red meat marketing board has warned.
Cheap food imports produced to lower animal welfare standards could put UK farmers at a competitive disadvantage after Brexit, warns a House of Lords committee.
Senior EU figures have hit back at an “ignorant and indigestible” claim by UK trade secretary Liam Fox that allowing imports of chlorinated chicken from the US is an insignificant detail.
Defra secretary Michael Gove has rejected criticism from Welsh farmers who say the government is giving too little priority to a post-Brexit free trade deal with the EU.
Liam Fox has downplayed talk that a post-Brexit US-UK trade deal could be threatened by disagreements over chlorinated chicken imports.
Removing commercial barriers with the USA could generate an additional £40 billion in trade with the UK by 2030, claims UK trade secretary Liam Fox.
A former Tory MEP has said Brexit will lead to "certain meltdown" in rural Scotland with cheap food imports pushing farmers out of business.
A senior Conservative has called for a rethink of his own party's Brexit policy, warning that a UK-USA trade deal would wipe out Scottish farmers.
The provenance of UK food will underpin the government’s global export strategy post-Brexit, Defra secretary Michael Gove has claimed.
The transatlantic trade deal offered by US President Donald Trump to UK Prime Minister Theresa May will ultimately prove easy to promise and hard to deliver.