Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Which type of farmer are you?

September 22, 2013 by  
Filed under Fen Tiger

Farmers aren’t always what they used to be – and core values are disappearing fast, says Fen Tiger.

Borage and bees make profitable combination

September 22, 2013 by  
Filed under Profiles

Fields of blue borage abuzz with bees make a pretty picture. Harvested carefully, they also make a pretty penny. Judith Tooth reports.

Will farming get a fair share of water?

September 22, 2013 by  
Filed under News & Business

Agriculture must get its fair share of water – even more so amid the twin pressures of climate change and population growth, says Paul Hammett.

Raising top quality crops and money for charity

September 22, 2013 by  
Filed under Profiles

A Suffolk farming family has helped raised thousands of pounds for charity – alongside running a successful arable business that supplies major supermarkets with top quality produce.

Latest Camgrain facility boosts UK wheat market

September 22, 2013 by  
Filed under Crops

Farmers across East Anglia and the Midlands are expected to see long-term business benefits following the opening of Camgrain’s latest grain processing and storage facility at Kettering.

Still passionate after more than 40 years in farming

September 22, 2013 by  
Filed under Profiles

A commercial approach to agriculture and a keen eye for an opportunity have served Roger Frere well during his career with Frinton Farm Partners.

Drill and spray to get crops away

September 22, 2013 by  
Filed under Crops

Monitoring drilled crops is vital this month to keep pests and diseases at bay, says Richard Overthrow.

High performance bait cuts major rodent chalenges

September 2, 2013 by  
Filed under News & Business

East Anglian farms can cut their most common rat and mouse challenges markedly by better rodenticide choice, reveals the latest national farm rodent control study.