Farmers Weekly Podcast Episode 68: Mayhem over manure rules and harvest washout

In this episode, new rules on autumn manure applications are set to have a big impact on farms, say industry leaders.

Harvest? What Harvest? Rain slows ripening and hampers progress across the country.

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Crime in the countryside falls – but the pandemic fuels a sharp rise in dog attacks on livestock.

On the markets, lamb eases as beef firms up

And if you’re having difficulties sleeping – why not try a woollen duvet.

This episode is co-hosted by Farmers Weekly Podcast editor Johann Tasker and Surrey farmer Hugh Broom, with FW arable correspondent Louise Impey and FW senior livestock reporter Michael Priestley.

 

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