Saturday, October 22, 2016


PatrickStephenson-FarmTour Brazilian soya farmers have lessons for UK

At first glance, there few similarities between UK arable farming and Brazilian... 

CoverCropWormStructure Cover crops are still valuable to rotation

Growers should still consider establishing cover crop this autumn – even though... 

WheatBYDV Mild autumn increases risk of BYDV in cereal crops

Cereal crops face a high risk of barley yellow dwarf virus (BYDV) infection this... 

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MzuriProTil3T Mzuri showcases ‘direct till drill’ concept

Machinery manufacturer Mzuri will showcase its low disturbance cultivation equipment... 

TillageLive2014-11 Anti-theft and recovery scheme reduces equipment losses

Security experts Datatag ID will exhibit the industry’s official anti-theft and... 

GreatPlainsIMMA2016 Saxon drill scoops top cultivation award

A minimal disturbance drill manufactured by Great Plains fought off stiff competition... 

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News & Business

?????????????????????? Energy firm seeks miscanthus growers

Farmers and landowners looking to maximise returns from marginal land are being invited to consider planting miscanthus – a biomass crop with rising market demand. [Read more of this review]  Read More →

GrabPortOfIpswich Port of Ipswich invests further £160,000 in new equipment

ABP’s Port of Ipswich has invested over £160,000 into the recent purchase of five new cargo handling grabs to meet an increase in trade of dry bulk materials at the port. This recent purchase brings investment into the Port of Ipswich up to £2.2m this year. [Read more of this review]  Read More →

RichardOverthrow2013A Timeliness remains key to effective crop protection

Autumn-sown crops need careful nurturing this month to grow away from pests and diseases, says Richard Overthrow. [Read more of this review]  Read More →

GaryZimmer2 ‘Biological farmer’ to speak at Agri-Tech conference

Feed the soil and it will feed you – enabling costs to be cut by reducing the amount of additional nutrient applications, farmers will be told at next month’s AgriTech East conference.  [Read more of this review]  Read More →

Family farms to benefit from Prince’s £600k rural fund

The Prince’s Countryside Fund has announced a grant funding pot of over £600,000 to support farm businesses and vital rural initiatives. [Read more of this review]  Read More →

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