Thursday, October 29, 2020

If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it

October 27, 2020 by  
Filed under Fen Tiger

New machines are expensive and there is often too much to go wrong – which is a shame, says Fen Tiger.

Getting it back on track

September 24, 2020 by  
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An uncertain future is likely to follow a challenging farming year, says Fen Tiger.

Time to retire?

August 18, 2020 by  
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Thinner farming profits prompt Fen Tiger to contemplate his retirement.

Beet a retreat?

February 27, 2020 by  
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Farmers need more say  in how sugar beet is grown – otherwise they will simply stop growing it, says Fen Tiger.

When it all stacks up

January 30, 2020 by  
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Bank managers who understand farming are a dying breed. Fen Tiger laments their loss.

Politicians need 2020 vision for agriculture

December 23, 2019 by  
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Boris Johnson lacks public trust – and he has such a big majority he can do as he likes, says Fen Tiger.

We need more farm workers

December 6, 2019 by  
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With many farms suffering from a labour shortage, it’s high time politicians encouraged more people to work on the land, says Fen Tiger.

Fighting back for farmers

November 6, 2019 by  
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People with a militant anti-meat agenda deserve to be roasted – at least metaphorically, says Fen Tiger.

What future for family farming?

September 30, 2019 by  
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Do farmers ever really retire? A reluctant  Fen Tiger must decide whether whether to carry on or rent out his land.

Harvest hare and tortoise

September 10, 2019 by  
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A simple approach to harvest brings results just as good as those seen on any big farm, says Fen Tiger.

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