CHAMPIONS OF DAIRY INDUSTRY HONOURED BY DAIRY UK AWARD

Two dairy champions have been recognised for their invaluable contribution to the dairy industry. Phil Hogan, European Commissioner for Agriculture and Rural Development, and Simon...

SIROMER – THE FLATPACK TRACTOR

You could be forgiven for thinking how on earth could a tractor come in a flatpack – but it is true, and since they...

£60M FARMING PRODUCTIVITY FUND LAUNCHED AT DAIRY-TECH

A new £60m grants scheme where farmers can bid for cash to buy new farm equipment has been announced today by Farming Minister George...

SMALL ROBOT COMPANY WINS PRESTIGIOUS INNOVATION AWARD

Richard Robot … £50,000 funded research to develop Harry - the agri-tech planting robot... Shropshire, United Kingdom, 15 March 2018. Small Robot Company, a British agritech start-up,...

NFU LAUNCHES #YourHarvest TO RAISE PROFILE OF ARABLE SECTOR

The NFU has today launched a new campaign to celebrate the contribution the arable sector makes to the nation’s economy, food supply and environment. The...

AGRICULTURAL DROUGHT SUMMIT SETS AGENDA FOR GOVERNMENT ACTION, SAYS NFU

The farming industry, Government officials and Secretary of State Michael Gove have this morning come together for the NFU’s Agricultural Drought summit to highlight...

YORKSHIRE SHEPHERDESS SPECIAL GUEST AT COUNTRYSIDE LIVE

The countdown is on for Countryside Live, a fabulous celebration of food, farming and countryside which will this year star Yorkshire Shepherdess Amanda Owen. A...

BENCHMARKING AND ‘BIG DATA’ COULD BE INCREASINGLY IMPORTANT FOR ARABLE MARGINS

Benchmarking of crop performance plus use of big data to identify farming practices that deliver genuine benefits could become increasingly important as arable farms...

HELP SAVE BRITAIN’S HEAVY HORSES

Heavy horses were once a familiar sight in every town and village in the country, as they managed the land by pulling drays and...

UNDER THE Y F SEA

On Saturday 10th March, Staffordshire Young Farmers Clubs (YFC) held their sell-out Annual Dinner Dance at the Ingestre Suite on the County Showground for...

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