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Opinion: Farming Rules for Water present challenges for all

The management of 60m tonnes of organic material that has historically been spread on land each year has just become a lot more complicated – and expensive. Since time immemorial,…

POULTRY

13 things every poultry farmer can do to save energy

Even the most efficient poultry unit can tighten up on energy-saving protocols by conducting a simple audit, with quick wins possible in most cases. Straightforward, low-cost measures include sealing gaps…

BOOTS AND HEELS

Boots & Heels S2 E3: First-gen farming with Floss Styles

What’s a first-gen farmer? Can you put a lamb on your birthday list? Are Facebook followers just sheep?  Forget Gen Z and make way for #FirstGen... In this episode, we…

NEWS

Opinion: How can we slow the anti-meat narrative?

Somebody asked me recently why I decided to become a farmer, and I couldn’t really answer. I suppose that having grown up so immersed in our community, raised in tractor…

ENVIRONMENT

End to cross-compliance in 2024 threatens hedges, says RSPB

Bird enthusiasts are warning of potential damage to thousands of kilometres of English hedgerows if current cross-compliance rules are not replaced with regulation by 2024. Defra’s plans for a new…

BPS

Fraud warning for farmers before BPS cash window opens

Farmers have been alerted to the risk of fraud and cybersecurity attacks as Basic Payment Scheme (BPS) cash will soon start arriving into bank accounts. The BPS payments window will…

BUSINESS MANAGEMENT

NSA seeks recruits for Next Generation Ambassador programme

Next generation sheep farmers have an opportunity to join a new phase of a National Sheep Association (NSA) development programme. The organisation is seeking new recruits as Next Generation Ambassadors,…

CEREAL DRILLS

Trailed Solitair DT to join Lemken drill range

Lemken is to replace its Compact Solitair combination drills with a more versatile and lighter-weight DT range. These will initially be available in 4m and 6m widths when production begins…

AGRICULTURAL TRANSITION

Defra scientist offers climate solutions for UK agriculture

The UK’s chief scientist has suggested solutions to help UK agriculture reduce its environmental impact and meet its net-zero carbon targets. Professor Gideon Henderson, chief scientific adviser at Defra, laid…

CROPS MARKETS AND PRICES

Wheat prices remain high amid tight stocks and high demand

UK wheat prices are forecast to remain high this season as stocks tighten amid a combination of supply and demand issues. According to the AHDB’s first official 2021/22 grain supply…

MARKETS AND TRENDS

Red meat and dairy sales uplift forecast for Christmas

A sales uplift in red meat and dairy is forecast in the run-up to Christmas, as new figures point to sustained consumer demand for beef post-Covid and rising demand for…

POTATOES

Potato growers to see two new sprays to fight blight

Potato growers could have two new blight fungicides next spring to help fight against more aggressive disease strains, with the products’ early arrival in the field helped by Brexit. Agrochemicals…

TRANSITION

Securing a sustainable future for your farm business

AGRICULTURAL TRANSITION

The Rural Payments Agency (RPA) has set aside £27m to help farmers in England improve efficiency and deliver environmental benefits. That sum will have to fund individual projects of up…

 

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