A strong post-harvest strategy can make or break a successful season.
Unpredictable weather has increased the need to ventilate and cool of stored crops – but this is only half the battle. A suitable control system to drive temperatures down as fast as possible is equally as important.
Farmers are being advised to pay close attention to detail when harvesting maize and take steps to minimise waste and preserve minimum quality.Read more
A new centre of excellence for food processing – adding value for farmers – is taking shape on a 40ha site near Norwich.Read more
John Deere’s flagship X9 combine harvester will be on show for visitors to see at this month’s Cereals event – alongside a range of other new products.Read more
Farmers face costly delays in reruiting harvest workers this summer because the government is moving too slowly on seasonal labour rules, says a group of MPs.Read more
A new safety campaign aims to stop farmers and farm-workers from electrocuting themselves on overhead power lines.Read more
Maize growers can look forward to better harvest performance by using under-sowing techniques to establish the crop, says Suffolk grass specialists Barenbrug.Read more
Despite the fact that we see them everywhere, vans are often the forgotten link in the logistics chain. Automotive news is led by the passenger car market, while talk of haulage and deliveries leans towards heavy trucks. Yet, the van sector has become an increasingly vital part of the logistics business.Read more