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2017 Food Fraud report

News | Last edited 13/10/17
Specialist food insurer NFU Mutual highlight the key findings from its Food Fraud Report 2017

A recipe for success

Features | Victoria Rose Last edited 29/09/17
From a herd of Guernseys, established just after the second world war, to an agricultural merchant specialising in animal health, farming has always been an integral part of the James family’s livelihood.

Jumping on the bandwagon

Writers | Nick Adames Last edited 29/09/17
Another increasing burden on farming is the constantly expanding farm assurance legislation.

Fresh grass at the right time

Writers | Alan West Last edited 29/09/17
The abundance of fresh grass growth has certainly come at the right time to move ewes on a bit in preparation for tupping.

Evolution or revolution?

Events | Last edited 29/09/17
South of England Agricultural Society’s Farming Conference on Wednesday 15 November.

Don’t strangle the labour supply

Writers | Kevin Attwood Last edited 29/09/17
Even I find it difficult to believe as I write this article but we have only just finished combining the spring beans. This has been a year of memorable records for harvest.

“Old nonsense” at the sheep fair

Writers | Stephen Carr Last edited 29/09/17
It doesn’t take long when two farmers meet for them to work out which way the other one voted.

UK won’t meet malting barley export target

Writers | Elved Philips Last edited 29/09/17
So for now I suggest we ignore the world.