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.
With consumers focusing on the environment and farmers facing a reduction in their chemical armoury, Alex Black spoke to Organic Farmers and Growers’ Roger Kerr about what the industry can learn from the organic sector
Retailers should not be allowed to have more than 25 per cent of the grocery market share if the power imbalance between superstores and producers is to be rectified, according to food and farming alliance Sustain.
Small farmers are to be given support if they cannot afford to pay for the advice needed to access Defra’s post-Brexit Environmental Land Management Scheme (ELMS), according to a top department official.