Farmers Guardian is set to continue its partnership with Morrisons in 2018, with the retailer sponsoring 24 Hours in Farming and headline sponsoring the British Farming Awards for the second consecutive year. The 2017 British Farming Awards, which recognise new talent and innovation within agriculture, were the largest yet, with more than 720 attending the gala event held at the British Motorcycle Museum, Birmingham, in October.
The backbone of many farms across the UK are the family behind them and, in order to preserve and progress their
future, a new group has launched to welcome the next generation of farmers. Danusia Osiowy finds out more.
Remote monitoring tools could be a solution to the problem of recruiting staff into dairy farming. Farmers Guardian takes a look at some New Zealand technolgy, which is now being aimed at the UK market.