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Cuprokylt granted emergency approval in top fruit

Fruit | Last edited 15/11/18
With wet weather setting in, a new emergency approval for Cuprokylt in apples and pears has been granted at a key time of the season for protection against Nectria canker.

Agriculture team at Kent law firm impresses

News | Last edited 15/11/18
Furley Page’s agriculture team, which provides legal services for farmers and rural land owners across the South East, has been recognised in two prestigious and influential legal directories, which recognise excellence in the legal sector.

Making tax digital and accessible

Events | Last edited 15/11/18
Over 50 farmers were informed, educated and entertained at a Making Tax Digital event held by a local buying group.

New products for changing markets

Livestock | Last edited 15/11/18
In a step to address the changing requirements of livestock farmers, Crystalyx, a feed block supplier, has developed two new products; Crystalyx Sheep Beet Balancer and Crystalyx Beet Balancer, formulated to specifically balance diets high in brassicas and fodder beet.

Act early to secure spring seed supplies

Arable | Last edited 13/11/18
Many popular spring seed varieties could be in tight supply this season so growers should place orders early to avoid disappointment, agronomy firm Hutchinsons says.

What to do with your pumpkin now Halloween is over…

Livestock | Last edited 13/11/18
Don’t throw your Halloween pumpkin away - it could make a yummy animal treat!

Proof that Omnia Precision Agronomy boosts profits

Arable | Last edited 14/11/18
Results of recent trials conducted by Hutchinsons prove that the use of Omnia Precision Agronomy results in yield increases and lower costs of production.

Education “a must” for young people pursuing top countryside careers

News | Last edited 14/11/18
Qualifications more important than ever in competitive rural job market.