WELSH Government funding for Wales Young Farmers’ Clubs has been saved following a strong campaign backed by the public and politicians.
Mild temperatures predicted for this week are likely to speed up the spread of light leaf spot (LLS), which has already been identified in some oilseed rape (OSR) crops, say experts.
IT was a Shannas bull in the Limousin Cattle Society’s fixture which claimed the inter-breed championship in Aberdeen and Northern Marts’ multi-breed show and sale in Thainstone last week.
Best of British
A farmer who has been working on a Hampshire farm since the age of eight has been awarded the Royal Agricultural Society of England 60-year long service award.
Through building a new dairy unit, Yorkshire-based father and son have expanded cow numbers, increased milk yield and achieved a better quality of life. Louise Hartley reports.
After much deliberation over a huge number of entries, the seven finalists in the Farmers Guardian Show Business 2015 competition are revealed here. It is time to cast your vote – who do you want to win?
My farming week
Hedge laying: It has been a funny week weather wise, with warm sunshine at the start and as I am writing this it is sleeting outside. But while it has been good weather, we have been getting on with some hedge laying.
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