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Profitable winter wheat production despite blackgrass

A Linconshire farm has raised £2m for wildlife conservation – by growing bird seed – including 40ha of sunflowers.

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Taking steps to improve oilseed establishment this autumn
Moist seedbeds remain key for good oilseed rape establishment as high prices encourage more growers to return to the crop. “With oilseed rape, it really depends on autumn sowing conditions,” says Natalie Wood country arable agronomist for nutrient specialists Yara. “Last year, we saw an increase as the weather... Read more
Plan winter feed and bedding strategy sooner not later

Livestock farmers are being urged to plan their winter feed and bedding strategy following reports of low straw stocks in some areas.

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Demand remains strong for eastern region farmland

Strong demand for farmland is continuing – with robust levels of activity across East Anglia for both public and private sales and notable increases in value for amenity land.

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West Norfolk farm joins AHDB Farm Excellence Project

A Sedgeford farm has been chosen from hundreds of applicants to become one of AHDB’s new Monitor Farms.

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Top tips for feeding this year’s silage

Dairy farmers are being encouraged to analyse forage regularly during feed-out this winter – to ensure rations meet performance targets and support rumen health.

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5 tips to get combinable harvesting off to a good start

Dr Paul Fogg of Frontier Agriculture reveals his five tips for successful crop establishment this autumn.

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Scots pine seed harvested to meet planting targets

Thousands of Scots pines at King’s Forest near Bury St Edmunds are being used by Forestry England to help meet tree planting targets.

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Claas unveils Trion range of combines

Machinery giant Claas has launched its new range of Trion combine harvesters – with 20 models including conventional straw walker machines, single and twin rotor hybrids.

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Switch to fertiliser contractor frees up management time

A Cambridgeshire potato grower is improving productivity by using a contractor to deliver and apply fertiliser.

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