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BASIS Classroom moves to a new online learning platform

News | Last edited 22/09/21
BASIS, an independent standard setting organisation within food production and land management, have developed their digital learning services further by updating the BASIS Classroom.

New rules for spreading organic manure

Legal | Last edited 22/09/21
Land and property professionals, Robinson & Hall, explain the new rules that have come into force on spreading of organic manure.

Early disease control in OSR

Arable | Last edited 22/09/21
Use disease risk forecasts to plan appropriate and timely spray programmes for oilseed rape crops this autumn is the advice of Dr David Ellerton, technical director with Hutchinsons.

Connecting with nature

News | Last edited 22/09/21
Surrey nurture farm which helps children connect with nature secures CLA Charitable Trust funding.

RABI aims to quadruple support to farming people by 2024

News | Last edited 21/09/21
RABI’s ambitious commitment to increase the level of available support fourfold by the end of its five-year strategic period.

Christmas turkeys playing into French hands

Livestock | Last edited 21/09/21
Some consumers will have no option than to buy a French turkey for Christmas if UK producers are unable to obtain enough labour for processing, warns Paul Kelly, managing director of Kelly Turkeys

Moisture creates opportunity for late drilled oilseed rape

Arable | Last edited 21/09/21
With soils still warm and moist from this year’s summer rainfall, there are still good opportunities for later drilled oilseed rape to establish well, says Liam Wilkinson, arable development officer for breeders Limagrain UK.

Versatile arable farm

Property | Last edited 13/09/21
Savills has been instructed in the sale of a rarely available 500+ acre farm in east Kent.