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EU Referendum result – NFU statement

News | Last edited 24/06/16
The vote to leave the European Union will inevitably lead to a period of uncertainty in a number of areas that are of vital importance to Britain’s farmers says NFU president Meurig Raymond

Rural businesses will work together to create opportunity in future outside EU

News | Last edited 24/06/16
CLA President Ross Murray has signalled his confidence in the ability of farmers and other rural businesses to create opportunities in the future outside the European Union following the dramatic outcome of the referendum.

EU referendum result – Strutt & Parker

News | Last edited 24/06/16
The implications for agriculture and farmland values: ‘Clarity urgently needed over future of farm support’

Improving oilseed rape profitability

Arable | Last edited 23/06/16
Choosing an OSR variety with a high oil output can make a real difference to profitability in challenging market conditions, and should be one of the first considerations when choosing an OSR variety this autumn, says David Leaper of Agrii.

Blowfly map to help farmers Strike First against parasite

News | Last edited 21/06/16
Elanco has launched a blowfly strike map that will be automatically updated as cases are reported, providing a near live resource for farmers, vets and industry professionals.

Rate of growth for agricultural rents continues to slow

Property | Last edited 21/06/16
In the year to 31 October 2015, Savills agricultural rent survey shows the rate of rental growth across England and Wales continued to slow.

Maximise value of forthcoming silage cuts to make up for light first cuts

Livestock | Last edited 20/06/16
Livestock farmers facing reduced yields of first cut grass silage after this year’s cold spring should look to maximise the value of forthcoming cuts, in order to avoid shortfalls and the need to buy in extra feed this winter, a silage expert is urging.

Maidstone farmer shortlisted for M&S ‘Farming for the Future’ award

News | Last edited 20/06/16
Oli Pascall, from Salmans Farm in Maidstone, has made it onto the shortlist of this year’s prestigious M&S ‘Farming for the Future’ awards.