MAC labour skills consultation
Labour is the biggest issue facing horticulture in all of the Brexit negotiations (not taking away from the importance of CRD, import/export and the cheap food challenge), but if we can’t grow it/pick it we’re stuffed, frankly.
Big workshop for baler firm
In 2009, Michael Coleman, owner of Big Bale South, bought the exclusive rights to develop and fabricate a revolutionary bale handling system.
Grants up to £5,000
Grants up to £5,000 plus the support of Volunteer Rangers available in 2019 for South Downs projects.
Good things come in trees
After planting Norway Spruce seed over 70 years ago, the Clough family at Courtlands Farm in Barham have gone on to establish a successful Christmas tree business.
BASIS set to launch qualifications to enhance soil quality
With the Agriculture Bill set to reward farmers for 'public goods', such as healthy soils, BASIS is preparing to launch two qualifications which will arm the industry with knowledge and skills to enhance soil quality, biodiversity and sustainability.