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.
The Government has set out its plans for a future trading relationship with the EU in a landmark White Paper. An ‘Alternative’ White Paper has also been leaked. Abi Kay explores what the two documents mean for farmers.
Some 360 tonnes of illegal or counterfeit pesticides were seized in Europe as a result of Operation Silver Axe III, an annual operation coordinated by Europol with the support of the European Anti-Fraud Office.
While the Brexit White Paper seeks to establish a new free trade area with a common rule book covering only those rules necessary to provide for frictionless trade at the border, the devil will be in the detail
Primed with his experience as a Monitor Farm host, Warwickshire based farm manager Rob Fox is now taking an even more detailed look at ways to improve efficiency as he becomes AHDB’s latest Strategic Farm host.
The Harper Adams University Fresh Produce Research Centre (FPRC) and University of Warwick Crop Centre have been jointly awarded a five year research grant from Defra to help breeders produce more resilient vegetable crops.
Variety type, growth habit, sowing flexibility and depth control have proved some of the most important establishment factors associated with high oilseed rape (OSR) yields, a recent national study has shown.