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Children sentenced in shocking cruelty case

Legal | Last edited 15/01/20
Four teenagers who took part in a “shocking case” of severe cruelty to animals have been sentenced.

Red mite infestations could affect your workers

Livestock | Last edited 10/01/20
Egg producers are being encouraged to consider worker welfare when tackling red mite.

Support policies to protect land

News | Last edited 10/01/20
Organic control body calls for ‘land sharing’ approach to halt economic and ecological collapse.

Partnership for digital platform and remote sensing

News | Last edited 10/01/20
Hummingbird Technologies and Agrovista sign partnership agreement.

New drone technology revolutionises crop walking

News | Last edited 10/01/20
New easy to use drone technology that will help farmers to walk crops more efficiently will be available from creators Drone Ag in March 2020.

Farm Manager required

Vacancies | Last edited 10/01/20
Abbey Court School are looking to appoint a temporary Farm Manager.

What is a five year housing land supply?

Property | Last edited 02/01/20
Planning applications for residential development are often justified by saying that the council doesn’t have a “five year supply of housing land.” But what does this mean exactly? And why is it so critical?

Resilience, resistance and records

Writers | Alan West Last edited 02/01/20
I was fortunate enough, last month, to once again attend the Sheep Breeders Round Table.