Environment Secretary Owen Paterson pledged to eradicate disease from English cattle within 25 years
A cow that managed to climb on to the roof of a garage before falling through has been rescued by firefighters - after spending 24 hours wedged in a car inspection pit.
The cow, which according to reports had charged at several members of the public, went on the run for three hours after escaping from its field
Whether you're hankering for some Stinking Bishop or partial to a slice of Cornish Yarg, home-grown varieties are causing a stink...
Beef Products Inc former employees sues Oliver and others after losing his job
Ever feel so hungry you could eat an entire cow? One anaconda did*.
The curious history of kitchen utensils and their changing forms makes for a book to savour
It's the great countryside controversy of the day. NFU president Peter Kendall and TV naturalist Chris Packham argue for and against the cull
A section from the opening ceremony of the London Olympics has been removed to ensure the event finishes on time.
The French are known to like their beef, and they also like their wine. In the southern village of Lunel-Viel, in the Hérault department in southern France, some farmers have taken the next step and are feeding wine to their beef cattle on the principle that if French beef tastes good now, it can only improve with a bottle of Saint-Geniès des Mourgues.
Tesco has been accused of fuelling the destruction of the Amazon rainforest by selling beef from cattle reared on land stolen from the jungle.
Faced with a major security operation, campaigners withdraw to fight another day
If you were missing 'silly season' news this summer, fear not – the saga of a runaway bovine is a classic of the genre
The Butch and Sundance of scrumpy country
In 2001 10 million farm animals, including 700,000 cattle, were slaughtered at a cost of about £8bn
Nervous Brits need have no fears: Jason Webster's new Spanish detective, Max Camara of Valencia, hates bullfights. Forced to stand in for one of his superiors, he loathes the whole business and when a promising young matador is found murdered, only his professional concern is awakened.