If any other business or industrial sector had the same death toll as agriculture there would be uproar. Imagine if a sector such as aerospace or car manufacturing had seen nine people killed in February alone by a mixture of falling implements and runaway vehicles, the authorities and media would be all over them.
New job: It has been a busy week for me in Shropshire as I am just one month into my new job.
After four years studying agri-business at Harper Adams University, I returned back to my roots and joined my father’s grain and agricultural commodity business, G.O. Davies, which has been trading in Shropshire for 54 years.
I am busy learning, networking and meeting lots of our customers as I fulfill the position of farm trader and trainee agronomist. I can say after one month...