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The NFU produces over 150 legal guidance booklets exclusively for members. The user-friendly and easy to understand guides are written to assist members with legal matters they may face when running a farming business.

To download the guide(s) and make the most of the wealth of expertise across our organisation, you must be a member. If you have any queries or would like to order a hardcopy Business Guide, please contact NFU CallFirst on 0370 845 8458.

How to use our online Business Guides:

  1. This is a member benefit - make sure you are logged in to the site first. The log-in box is to the top right of every page.
  2. Find what you want in the NFU Business Guide Index, which can be found by selecting 'Index' from the drop down list below.
  3. Select the appropriate category from the drop-down box below.
  4. Click on the correct file number (guides will open in a new window).

Below is a list of the Business Guides which have been updated in July 2017.

To access the updated guides, click on the link in the title section (make sure you are logged into the site first - the log-in box is to the top right of every page).

If you have any previous versions of the guides stated below, please ensure you have replaced your Business Guide with the most up-to-date version.

Business Guide ReferenceTitleTopic Area

BG003

Sick pay and entitlement

Employment

BG004

Employing Domestic and Migrant Casual and Seasonal Labour (formally called Casual and Seasonal Labour) 

Employment

BG088B

Landspreading of Wastes and Recycled Materials 

Environment

BG402Unrecorded Historic Rights of Way and definitive Map Modification Orders based on Historic Documentary EvidenceLand

BG403

Diverting, downgrading or extinguishing existing rights of way 

Land

BG405

Public Path Creation Orders and Agreements

Land

BG406

Stiles, Gates, and Cattle Grids on Public Rights of Way

Land

BG629

NFU Approved Contract for the Sale of Cereals Produced in the United Kingdom

Arable

BG652

Cereal Seller's Guide 2017

Arable

BG656

Oilseed Seller's Guide 2017

Arable

BG821Managing Agricultural WasteEnvironment
BG822Waste ExemptionsEnvironment

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