Farmers Weekly Podcast Episode 57: GPS receiver problems and AHDB job cuts

Farmers are reporting signal problems with John Deere GPS satellite receivers – we find out what’s going on.

New planning proposals are unveiled in the Queen’s Speech – what impact could they have on your farm business? Could government plans to ramp up animal welfare leave British farmers at a disadvantage?

On the markets, we find out why the cost of building materials has gone sky-high – and some are being rationed.

Big job cuts are planned at the AHDB – after growers vote to abolish two levies.

We have the latest details. Methane emissions and cattle – is UK beef fatting a fair deal.

And we speak to veteran broadcaster and Farmers Weekly columnist David Richardson about his new book.

 

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