Top five reasons to download the NFU app

21 February 2022

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Stay up to date and explore your interests with the NFU app. It's the perfect way to stay connected with the latest farming stories and great for keeping up to date with the NFU Conference news.

Download the NFU app to...

1 – Make the most of your membership

As an NFU Farmer and Grower member of England and Wales the app is FREE and exclusively for members.

2 – Get expert analysis

Members can access insights and guidance. You can also find out how to get involved in the latest Back British Farming campaign actions.

3 – Read the latest on your farming business

Six dedicated sections with the latest from your sector: crops, dairy, horticulture and potatoes, livestock, sugar and poultry. You can save and read offline later.

To save articles to read later: Use the 'Ribbon' symbol at the bottom of the screen to build up a selection of your favourite articles.

4 – Get the latest NFU alerts

When you allow notifications, we'll keep up to date with the latest from the NFU ensuring you don't miss out on the things that matter to you. 

5 – A dedicated channel of NFU Live events

We want to make sure you're up to date with our latest webinars. So, if you miss the live event, you can watch again later.


On all devices

You'll find our app on Google Play or the App store. And, it's not just for phones, it's perfect for tablet devices too.

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Logging in to your NFU app

Download the NFU app and launch it on your phone.

The opening screen will ask you for your membership number and password, you'll need this before you can use the app.

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Log in to the app using the membership number associated with your membership and the password you use with NFUonline.

  • If you can’t remember your login details then contact NFU CallFirst on 0370 845 8458.
  • If you have five failed login attempts will lock you out.

NFU App: your questions answered:

Is the NFU App free?

Yes, it’s free for NFU Farmer and Grower and Retired members. If you’re unable to access it, but believe you have the right membership status to do so, then contact NFU CallFirst on 0370 845 8458.

Is the NFU App just for mobile phones?

No, if you have an Android or iOS tablet you can download the NFU App from the relevant store. You can download the NFU App on multiple devices, there’s no limit and no extra cost.

TOP TIP: Make sure you allow notifications when prompted and in your phone and device settings so you keep up to date with the latest from the NFU – don't miss out!

How can I switch off notifications?

When you log in for the first time you will get the standard prompt for your mobile / tablet which gives you the choice of allowing notifications. If you want to hear from us in the form of relevant and breaking news and advice then tap ‘allow notifications’.

If you change your mind you can change the settings in the notifications settings area on your phone / tablet at any time, just like any other App.

Will the NFU App remember my login details?

Yes, but if you log out in Settings you will have to enter them again.

How do I change my password?

Tap on the 'Help' prompt just under the login boxes on the opening screen. The link will take you to NFUonline where you can follow the standard procedure for forgotten password you can also change your password on NFUonline if you're logged in, under the My Profile area - select the change password tab.

Once you have done this, it will around five minutes for the NFU App to recognise the change. If you’re still having problems then contact NFU CallFirst on 0370 845 8458.

How do I make sure I get the latest news for my farming area?

A: Tap the Settings cog on the bottom row, go to Edit Timelines and tap the channels on or off. When you go back to the Sectors tab you will now only see which ones you have selected. You can reset these at any time and you can drag and drop the order in which you see the sectors by holding down on the lines at the right of each timeline name and moving up or down.

Can I use the App while not connected to the internet?

You will be able to open the App and read stories but you won't be able to see pictures or videos.

Who do I contact if I have any issues with the app or logging in?

Members can email [email protected] or contact NFU CallFirst on 0370 845 8458.

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