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New season reveals best apple colour this century

Fruit | Last edited 16/10/19
Most colourful crop this century following particularly warm days and cold nights in late August and early September.

Last period for CTL purchase

Arable | Last edited 16/10/19
Don’t miss out on chlorothalonil for Septoria and Ramularia control next spring.

FSOOTY 2020 seeks best farm sprayer operators

Events | Last edited 11/10/19
Farm Sprayer Operator of the Year awards are open for entries to the 2020 competition. The aim is to find and reward the country’s best sprayer operators.

Felling is a big operation

Writers | Nick Adames Last edited 09/10/19
We have taken the decision to split our farm holding numbers.

Primary role of the UK sheep industry is quality sheep meat

Writers | Alan West Last edited 09/10/19
Is the species Homo sapiens herbivore?

A goat sells better when it’s in a box

Writers | Anita Head Last edited 09/10/19
With the abundance of straw around the Kent/Sussex/Surrey areas, the export market would appear to be non-existent at the moment.

Views to the sea

Property | Last edited 09/10/19
About 87.3 acres of pasture located to the west of Normans Bay, Pevensey, East Sussex.

Where are arable farmers to look for profit?

Writers | Last edited 09/10/19
Where are arable farmers supposed to look for a profit this autumn?