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Vertical salad farm planned for Suffolk

Plans have been confirmed for a vertical farm capable of growing up to 415 tonnes of food annually. Located in Newmarket, Suffolk, the farm will be constructed by food producer OneFarm in partnership with indoor agritech specialist IGS.

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‘Egg and spoon’ raises £6k for rural charity

A 130-mile egg and spoon relay led by the NFU has raised more than £6,000 for the rural mental health charity YANA (You Are Not Alone).
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Early support payments ‘to ease farm cashflow crisis’

Farmers will receive early support payments as Defra seeks to ease cashflow pressures caused by high input costs.

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Tool to help landowners identify suitable energy scheme opportunities

Soaring energy prices and the need to replace lost revenues as farm incomes come under pressure is driving fresh interest in renewable energy projects.

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RABI launches fuel poverty grants for farming families

Grants of up to £1,500 are available for farming families facing spiralling fuel costs as they try to heat their homes.

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HMRC seeks to clarify red diesel rule changes

Concern over the future for red diesel is set to be a hot topic at this month’s LAMMA event at the Birmingham NEC.

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Energy security tops farm carbon agenda

Farmers are well-placed to help ensure the UK is better placed to meet more of its own food and energy needs, say experts.

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‘World’s largest vertical’ farm secures £26m funding boost

The company behind the world’s largest vertical farm has secured an additional £26m to develop the site outside Norwich.

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Bespoke disease forecasts are helping to protect crops

Growers can now use super-local weather indicators combined with disease forecasting to make more efficient fungicide applications.

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Raspberry robots could replace harvest workers

A Cambridge-based company is making significant strides to develop a range of fruit harvesting robots to support the horticultural sector.

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