Our hill farmers have shaped some of the most beautiful parts of Britain for generations, acting as custodians of precious environmental amenities while providing a crucial part of our livestock industry.
The NFU Hill and Uplands Farming Group is made up of members from the LFA areas in England, nominated and ratified by their regional board. The current group's terms started in March 2014, with Robin Milton as chairman and Layland Branfield vice-chairman.
Do you keep poultry on your farm? Poultry are currently at risk due to a nasty strain of Avian Influenza (bird flu) and Defra has implemented a Prevention Zone including a housing order which means you must house your birds to protect them from AI.