30/01/2019

22% of new enquires related to injury and illness

During 2018, R.A.B.I received 780 new enquiries for help. Around 22% of these new applicants cited injury or illness as the main reason for their current […]
29/01/2019
A group of women holding a platter of thin cut steaks and placards reading 'Ladies in Beef' and 'R.A.B.I'

British beef farmers need your support

Great British Beef Week will return early, this year from April 1-7, to champion high quality, home-produced beef as part of a balanced, healthy diet. Organisers […]
28/01/2019

£55k raised at Farmers’ Charity Auction

Hundreds of lots went under the hammer for the Farmers’ Charity Auction, raising over £55,000 with more donations coming in. The funds will be split between […]
25/01/2019

Cornish farmhouse breakfast for 100

The annual Cornish Farmhouse Breakfast, held at the Griggs Restaurant in Sticker, raised £1,200 for R.A.B.I and the Addington Fund. More than 100 people turned out […]
23/01/2019

Lots galore for Farmers’ Charity Auction

People have donated hundreds of lots to the upcoming Farmers’ Charity Auction. The event, which will be held on Jan 25 at 10am, will see more […]
22/01/2019

£1.4m given to retired farmers

During 2018, R.A.B.I paid out more than £1.4m in regular grants to retired, elderly, and disabled farming people. Around 84% of all the people R.A.B.I helps […]
18/01/2019

47% more in grants given to working families in 2018

R.A.B.I saw a huge 47% rise in the amount it paid to working farmers, farmworkers and their dependants last year, compared to 2017. The charity gave […]
17/01/2019
Driving safety forward

Driving safety forward

During 2018, 33 farmers or farmworkers contacted R.A.B.I for assistance following an accident. This year, the Farm Safety Partnership is reinvigorating its messages about health and […]
16/01/2019

The price is right for Arthur

A ‘guess the price of the feed wheat’ competition held by NFU Horncastle and Conningsby raised £755. Arthur Appleyard was the winner, who correctly guessed the price […]
14/01/2019

Farmers take cows on tour

From May 13 to 19, Cows On Tour will bring the farmyard into the school yard in Wales. The group, which is made up of Welsh […]