LAMMA is the UK’s largest agricultural trade show, where over 850 exhibitors will host the most extensive array of farm machinery, equipment, and services to be found in one location anywhere in the UK.
A leading trade association has slammed the European Commission for sitting on a two-year old report which showed crop-based biofuels could reduce emissions of dangerous pollutants and boost car engine performance.
As Defra Secretary Michael Gove announced future farm payments would have to be earned by carrying out environmental work, farmers have taken to Twitter to show the work they already do to protect the countryside.
A staggering report in to how connected we are to our countryside reveals that not only have thirteen percent of Brits not visited the countryside in more than two years, but can’t identify staple countryside sights like barn owls.
Preparing businesses to weather a likely reduction in support payments through cost saving measures and co-operation with other farms to deliver environmental objectives were among the topics at a recent seminar
Innovation in machinery is about working smart. In the current economic and environmental climate, the ‘lean’ approach – increasing efficiency
and quality while reducing resource use – is an attractive way forward.