Sugar beet growers have two new variety options next season.

Sugar beet price announced for 2015/16 crop

23 July 2014

SUGAR beet growers will see a fall of £7.67/tonne in the price paid by British Sugar for the 2015/16 crop to £24/t.

NFU takes Healthy Harvest message to Brussels

23 July 2014

THE NFU has taken its campaign for better regulation of pesticides to Brussels, calling on European Commission officials to review the laws governing crop protection products.


Defra unveils 15 Agri-Tech projects

22 July 2014

PROJECTS to improve the taste of lamb and to develop an organic pesticide are among 15 innovative pieces of research to benefit from funding under the Government’s Agri-Tech strategy.