Victor Chestnutt

UFU joins UK unions in letter of solidarity to Ukrainian farmers

UFU joins UK unions in letter of solidarity to Ukrainian farmers

The presidents of four UK farming unions have sent a letter expressing solidarity with Ukrainian farmers to the Ukrainian National...

March 2, 2022

‘Our livestock sector is not up for sale’ – Chestnutt

‘Our livestock sector is not up for sale’ – Chestnutt

Ulster Farmers Union (UFU) president Victor Chestnutt has said that farmers are part of the climate change solution and it’s...

January 3, 2022

Agriculture needs long-term support – UFU

Agriculture needs long-term support – UFU

Ulster Farmers’ Union (UFU) president, Victor Chestnutt, believes that society as a whole buys into the principle of supporting agriculture...

December 1, 2021

Rank and file farmers support UFU policy priorities

Rank and file farmers support UFU policy priorities

Ulster Farmers’ Union (UFU) president Victor Chestnutt has confirmed that the broad swathe of farmers in Northern Ireland fully support...

September 24, 2021

NI farmers still face tariffs on importing feed post-Brexit – Chestnutt

NI farmers still face tariffs on importing feed post-Brexit – Chestnutt

Ulster Farmers’ Union (UFU) president Victor Chestnutt has warned that farmers in Northern Ireland are facing tariffs for importing feed...

January 7, 2021

UFU calls for an extension on the Areas of Natural Constraint Scheme

UFU calls for an extension on the Areas of Natural Constraint Scheme

The Ulster Farmers’ Union (UFU) are calling for an extension of the deadline that the Areas of Natural Constraint are to be...

August 8, 2016