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NFU steps up call for lantern ban

October 28, 2011 by  
Filed under News & Business

FARM leaders have repeated their call for a ban on sky lanterns ahead of Halloween and Guy Fawkes Night.

Tariff cut ‘will kill’ solar energy

October 28, 2011 by  
Filed under News & Business, Property

ANTICIPATED cuts to feed-in tariffs will kill off interest among farmers in solar energy schemes, rural leaders have warned.

Free stewardship support unveiled

October 28, 2011 by  
Filed under News & Business

NATURAL England is offering free one-to-one visits to help farmers get the most out of environmental stewardship.

Vigilance slashes cell counts by 30%

October 25, 2011 by  
Filed under Livestock

EARLY identification of high cell count cows can reduce bulk tank cell count levels by around 30% in just four months, reveals new research.

Brussels ‘missed opportunity’ on CAP reform – Spelman

October 23, 2011 by  
Filed under News & Business

BRUSSELS has completely missed the opportunity to wean agriculture off subsidies, DEFRA secretary Caroline Spelman has warned.

East Anglia faces brunt of CAP reform

October 22, 2011 by  
Filed under News & Business

EASTERN region farmers will be among those most affected by CAP reform, rural leaders have warned.

Make space for spring linseed, growers urged

October 21, 2011 by  
Filed under Crops

GROWERS looking to maximse break-crop profits are being urged to make space for spring linseed.

New guide to potato nutrition

October 20, 2011 by  
Filed under Crops

A NEW guide to potato crop nutrition is to be published by K+S UK & Eire.

Scientists bid to boost crop yields

October 19, 2011 by  
Filed under Crops

RESEARCHERS at Essex University have been awarded £800,000 to tackle to challenge of feeding the world’s growing population.

Growers urged to ‘meet the processor’

October 12, 2011 by  
Filed under Crops, News & Business

CEREAL growers are being given the opportunity to see what happens to grain beyond the weighbridge.

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