Brothers Peter, Paul and John Skinner provide agricultural, arboricultural and domestic contract services in addition to orchard work, ploughing and other tasks.
Putting conservation farming into practice
At Penn Croft Farms, Simon Porter’s sympathy for the countryside, nature and especially the soil has led him to try a new approach called conservation farming. Results to date have been mixed, but Mr Porter wants stronger, more fertile soil to complete a move away from industrial farming.
Reducing the overheads
As September arrives, online agricultural merchant AST Direct is celebrating its first birthday.
Costs down and productivity up
The new fruit stores built by Freshcold at Clock House Farm in Kent have been designed to keep costs down and productivity up.
Know your field, grow your yield
ACS Farm Image launches precision soil analysis services and a range of yield boosting products to mark 20 years of agricultural business.