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 comprehensive assessment of soil health, with interpretation of results by a soil specialist and follow-up recommendations on how to improve soil health, is the aim of a new service launched by Hutchinsons
Anthea McIntyre, Conservative agriculture spokesman in the European Parliament, has been appointed to a special committee on pesticides and will lead as coordinator for the European Conservatives and Reformists group.
The Processors and Growers Research Organisation (PGRO) has released a ‘Blueprint for UK Pulses in a post-Brexit world’ to present its proposals for meeting the challenge of future funding for UK agriculture.
Farmers are advised to start the process of measuring and mapping any features they intend to use to meet their 2018 Ecological Focus Areas (EFA) obligations to avoid falling foul of greening rule changes.
The Scottish Government’s Rural and Environment Science and Analytical Services Division (RESAS) has provided funding to bring together a number of Scottish research organisations to establish a new plant health centre