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Kentish Oils expand with new brand

News Last edited 16/06/17
Following on from the success of their Kentish Oils and Marinades and their Plain Mayonnaise, which was awarded two stars in the prestigious Great Taste Awards last year, Kentish Oils are pleased to launch their new brand, Kentish Condiments.

Growers need to be aware of double-funding trap when planning 2018 EFAs

News Last edited 16/06/17
Farmers need to think carefully about how best to meet their 2018 Ecological Focus Area (EFA) requirements after the European Parliament voted in favour of a ban on the use of pesticides on a number of EFA options.

Farmers stand proud on LEAF Open Farm Sunday

News Last edited 16/06/17
The public showed its support for British farming en masse, with over a quarter of a million people visiting farms for LEAF Open Farm Sunday.

Weed control in UK Vineyards

News Last edited 01/06/17
What are UK growers are able to do to rid the vineyards of weeds?

Openfield appoints new chairman

News Last edited 01/06/17
Philip Moody named chairman of grain co-op Openfield.

Tonbridge tenant farmers secure their family’s future

News Last edited 31/05/17
Colin Bastable from Hall Place Farms near Tonbridge in Kent never envisaged his family might one day have the chance to buy the land they have farmed for nearly 100 years. But when the opportunity arose unexpectedly, it was something they were determined not to miss out on…

Red Tractor Assurance appoints new chief executive

News Last edited 31/05/17
The first ever chief executive of Red Tractor Assurance, David Clarke, is to retire after 19 years building the scheme from scratch.

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