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Farm expansion continues for AC Goatham & Son

Fruit | Last edited 14/02/19
The UK’s largest top fruit grower keeps on growing as AC Goatham & Son has acquired it’s 28th farm in Kent.

Farms announced for new grassland improvement initiative

News | Last edited 14/02/19
50 farms from England, Scotland and Wales have been selected as pilot farmers in GrassCheckGB.

Transforming care farming services

News | Last edited 14/02/19
Social Farms & Gardens with Thrive selected to expand and transform care farming in England.

New online granule nematicide training module launched

News | Last edited 13/02/19
With potato planting just around the corner for many, the launch of the second granule nematicide training course module is set to help operators and growers refresh their knowledge on best practice use of nematicides.

Kent strawberry grows from strength to strength

Fruit | Last edited 13/02/19
Malling Centenary strawberry success.

Keep annual meadow-grass under control

Arable | Last edited 12/02/19
Most winter wheat crops received a timely dose of residual herbicides in autumn, but where herbicide programmes are yet to start it is worth checking and treating any annual meadow-grass, according to two leading agronomists.

Lessons learnt in 2018 highlight the importance of good spring barley establishment

Arable | Last edited 12/02/19
An extremely challenging spring in 2018 has highlighted the importance of optimising crop establishment in spring barley, notes plant breeders Limagrain UK.

Spotlight on the South East farmland market

Property | Last edited 28/01/19
What opportunities will 2019 bring for the farmland investor?