Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Farming in partnership brings new opportunities

December 23, 2015 by  
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Cropping options may be limited but there’s plenty happening on one light land farm in Norfolk.

Farming at heart of Essex rental and storage business

December 23, 2015 by  
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Essex farmer David Chennells has created a successful arable business and storage enterprise at Rettendon, near Chelmsford.

Organic grower puts success down to good relationships

December 23, 2015 by  
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Norfolk-based Taylorgrown takes an innovative approach to supplying organic vegetables to some of Britain’s biggest retailers.

Pig award finalist is host with the most

December 22, 2015 by  
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High standards of husbandry impressed the judges on their visit to a Norfolk family farm.

Fenland farm leads in leek production

December 22, 2015 by  
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Cambridgeshire farm manager Jim Thompson knows his onions, and his leeks. Now he’s studying soils.

The long view

December 22, 2015 by  
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Suffolk farmer James Forrest is investing for the future at RH Forrest & Co, Stonham Aspal.

Quality crops and beef cattle win premiums in Cambridgeshire

December 22, 2015 by  
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Premium beef and high-quality combinable crops are helping R&G Warrener Farms ease the impact of low commodity prices.

Family farmer and contractor invests and takes on more land

December 22, 2015 by  
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Farmers in their own right, the Nichols family are also taking on more contracts in Cambridgeshire. Judith Tooth reports.

Straw is cost effective fuel source for on-farm heating

December 22, 2015 by  
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When it comes to heat for poultry housing or grain drying, big baled straw is one of the lowest cost fuels available to producers, believes Keith Wilson.