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Tesco grants a Kentish kiss

Fruit | Alice Dyer Last edited 18/11/15
A brand new variety of apple grown in Kent has been given its official name by a local resident.

EU dairy support payments come early for UK farmers

News | Last edited 16/11/15
EU support payments to help hard-pressed UK dairy farmers manage cash flow problems will start arriving in bank accounts from 16 November 2015 – two weeks ahead of schedule, farming minister George Eustice has announced.

CPRE Hampshire launches new campaign for South Hampshire Green Belt

News | Last edited 13/11/15
The Campaign to Protect Rural England (Hampshire) is calling on the county’s leaders to forge ahead with a new Green Belt for South Hampshire.

Figures reveal true value of spring barley in black-grass battle

Arable | Last edited 12/11/15
Heavy land growers need to re-examine the value of spring barley for controlling black-grass

Farming Conference will ask what’s holding back the next generation?

Events | Last edited 11/11/15
There is still time to book your place at this year’s South of England Agricultural Society’s Farming Conference on Wednesday 18 November at the South of England Showground in Ardingly.

KPC to cease operations

News | Last edited 10/11/15
KPC is to cease operations, with an anticipated close date being 1 December 2015.

Farm workers’ sick days revealed and it’s a dangerous game

News | Last edited 02/11/15
Farm workers suffer from more serious injuries, that keep them off work for over one month, than any other industry, a new study reveals

Jordan Todd sets his sights high with new KWG sponsorship deal

News | Last edited 02/11/15
14 year old shotgun enthusiast Jordan Todd has been shooting for less than two years and with his new sponsorship deal, aims to get into the Kent Junior team within the next 12 months.