Visit the UK’s leading indoor agricultural event, with eleven packed halls of the very latest in agricultural machinery and equipment. Now at the NEC, Birmingham this is free to attend and free to park.
The RSPB and the NFU should be natural allies in a post-Brexit world, but working together means we must both acknowledge the seriousness of the environmental challenges we face. The NFU’s latest environment report does not do this, says Tom Lancaster, RSPB principal policy officer for agriculture.
FOR Scottish farmers, the knowledge they will be able to apply for 80 per cent of their Basic Payment Scheme cash in November may provide some confidence.
For others it will be an acknowledgement of a lack of confidence in the payment system and the Government’s ability to deliver the money after a tumultuous round of IT problems last time out.