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Kent’s Growing Crops competition winners announced

News | Last edited 15/08/17
Winners of the 2017 Weald of Kent Ploughing Match Association Growing Crops Competition, supported by Frontier Agriculture, have been unveiled.

Our way of life is at risk

Writers | Nick Adames Last edited 07/08/17
These are strange times we are living in.

An extra “Fox” in the fold

Writers | Alan West Last edited 07/08/17
To me weaning is when I can finally calculate my true lambing percentage.

An extension of the farm office

Features | Victoria Rose Last edited 07/08/17
With an ethos focused on supporting the rural community, agrena aims to promote its 600 strong membership.

Gove must reward farmers for the food they grow

Writers | Stephen Carr Last edited 07/08/17
Quite how Mr Gove proposes to improve environmental protection is hard to imagine.

Benefits for pollinators will be lost

Writers | Kevin Attwood Last edited 07/08/17
As predicted, an early harvest has arrived and in my working lifetime 7 July for cutting oilseed rape is a first.

Pasture supports rare breed enterprise

Property | Last edited 07/08/17
Whitehouse Farm, Danegate, Eridge, East Sussex is a Wealden grassland farm with a Victorian farmhouse, a range of farm buildings and stables sitting in about 63.93 acres of land.

180 years of showcasing agriculture

Events | Last edited 07/08/17
For 180 years, agriculture has been at the heart of the annual Edenbridge and Oxted Agricultural Show, held on August bank holiday weekend at the Ardenrun show ground, Surrey.