Thursday, December 8, 2016


Mustard-BeeOnPhacealia Mustard farmers join forces to protect honey bees

A cooperative of 18 mustard farmers has joined forces to embark on the UK’s biggest... 

SpringBeans Focus on soil biology could improve spring bean yields

Yields of UK spring beans could be significantly improved by inoculating them with... 

Fengrain-Rob Muno (left) Adrian Dyter ribbon cutting Four new silos in joint venture by Fengrain and Crisp Malting

East of England farming co-operative Fengrain has joined forces with Crisp Malting... 

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JCB Fastrac 8330 studio 01 LAMMA Preview: JCB unveils new Fastrac 8000 Series tractors

A fully hydrostatic steering system – a ‘first’ for a high-speed tractor... 

HEVAdiscrollercontourworking LAMMA Preview: Disc roller ‘Contour’ range aims for precision shallow cultivations

Machinery manufacturer HE-VA has updated its popular Disc Roller range to improve... 

NickPadwickTempo Precision drill heralds change in farm practice on Norfolk estate

  The latest model of a Vaderstad precision drill has had a big impact on cultivations... 

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News & Business

Basic payment challenges set to continue

Dealing with the Rural Payments Agency will continue to present farmers with a number of challenges over the coming year, says Edward Barker. [Read more of this review]  Read More →

Mobile communications mast/antenna atop a tall building Review mast agreements ahead of radical reforms

Farmers with a mobile phone mast on their land are achieving deals that pay an average annual rent of £6,029, according to Strutt & Parker’s 2016 Telecommunications Survey.  [Read more of this review]  Read More →

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Bauer will introduce its centre-pivot irrigation system to UK growers at LAMMA. [Read more of this review]  Read More →

JohnDeereGator John Deere expands its use of Cesar on Gator all-terrain range

The latest CESAR security marked Gators will be showcased on the John Deere stand at Lamma after the machinery maker started fitting them as standard to its go-anywhere vehicles. [Read more of this review]  Read More →

J F Hudson Ltd CAD n Cut Milking Parlour Trough Backs LAMMA Preview: New service offers 3D printed machinery parts

A new service from JF Hudson aims to help farmers use computer aided design to solve problems with machinery and equipment. [Read more of this review]  Read More →

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