HOSTING sugar beet trials on some of his worst land helped Norfolk grower Andy Thornton combat beet cyst nematode (BCN).
THE devastating impact of rural crime was laid bare by Essex farmer Rosemary Padfield at a major national conference.
GOVERNMENT ministers must act to free the shackles holding back the farming industry, a conference has heard.
A £20 million fund aims to help rural businesses increase profits and reduce their impact on the environment.
THE Potato Council is running the first electronic version of the seed satisfaction survey during November.
CONSUMERS are being targeted by a new campaign to promote fresh British leeks.
TERRORISM threats have propelled the issue of fertiliser security up the political agenda.
HYBRID oilseed rape varieties have taken the lion’s share of certified seed sales this year.
CALLS by Euro-MPs for a ban against antimicrobials in livestock farming could threaten animal welfare, vets have warned.
NORFOLK farmer John Blackburne has installed a wind turbine as he diversifies from pig farming.