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How to help rural hedgehogs

News | Last edited 16/07/18
Free guide for farmers.

Biddenden Vineyards gains SALSA certification

News | Last edited 16/07/18
Biddenden Vineyards, Kent’s original commercial vineyard and producer of award-winning ciders & juices, both own label and under contract, has gained Safe and Local Supplier Approval (SALSA) certification.

HSE releases annual agriculture fatality figures

News | Last edited 16/07/18
The agricultural industry still has the highest rate of fatal injury in Great Britain according to the latest statistics released by the Health and Safety Executive (HSE).

Increase in farm safety awareness

News | Last edited 16/07/18
Increase in farm safety awareness among Young Farmers thanks to YFC training.

Kent fruit growers receive top wildlife conservation trophy

Fruit | Last edited 16/07/18
Fruit growers who go above and beyond to make their farm as environmentally-friendly as possible have been honoured with a top award.

GWCT launches vision on farming through Brexit

News | Last edited 16/07/18
​​‘Farmers key to the future of our environment’ says leading conservation charity

Autumn block calving on the rise

Livestock | Last edited 13/07/18
The number of farmers switching to autumn block calving has risen, with potentially more to follow.

Risks of reintroducing lynx in the UK

Livestock | Last edited 13/07/18
One year on from the initial licence application by the Lynx UK Trust to reintroduce lynx to the British countryside, the National Sheep Association (NSA) is reemphasising the risks granting this licence would bring.