A tractor with a hedgetrimmer trims a hedge© FLPA/John Eveson/REX/Shutterstock
The list of cross-compliance and greening rules farmers need to follow is long and life is made even more complicated by the fact each of the devolved regions has slightly different arrangements in place. For example, the start date for the management of fallow as an ecological focus areas (EFA) is the start of the year in England, mid-January in Scotland and the start of February in Wales and Northern Ireland. Farmers need to avoid any breaches as they could […]