Latest Special Reports

Conservation needn’t be regulated

Features Victoria Rose Last edited 29/09/17
"I don’t know another site like this for Devilsbit Scabious."

Unearthing success

Features Victoria Rose Last edited 29/09/17
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

Features John Harvey Last edited 29/09/17
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.

Ploughing match results

Features Last edited 29/09/17
We round up results from across the region.

Reducing the overheads

Features Victoria Rose Last edited 04/09/17
As September arrives, online agricultural merchant AST Direct is celebrating its first birthday.

Costs down and productivity up

Features Malcolm Triggs Last edited 04/09/17
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

Features Last edited 04/09/17
ACS Farm Image launches precision soil analysis services and a range of yield boosting products to mark 20 years of agricultural business.

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