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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.

Preventative foot trimming

Livestock | Last edited 13/09/21
Prompt and effective treatment of lame cows has been proved to reduce the prevalence and impact of lameness in the herd says Westpoint Farm Vets.

Thoughts turn towards tupping

Writers | Alan West Last edited 13/09/21
And by the look of my tups it is a subject that is also high on their list of priorities.

Unfortunately, rules must be adhered to

Writers | Anita Head Last edited 13/09/21
We are fortunate to be on a four-yearly TB testing rota.

NFU Mutual advises farmers on safe tractor use on roads

News | Last edited 16/09/21
NFU Mutual is urging farmers forced to use their own tractors and trailers for harvest transport because of the current shortage of lorry drivers to regularly check brakes and hitch mechanisms.

Reduce the risk of mycotoxins in maize silage this season

Arable | Last edited 16/09/21
Take steps to minimise waste and preserve maximum quality.

Trials highlight ticking time-bomb for seed disease resurgence

Arable | Last edited 16/09/21
A seed disease resurgence trial by Bayer has recorded exceptional levels of bunt in untreated farm saved seed plots in year two of a five-year trial, with experts cautioning against growing untreated seed crops without first testing to determine disease presence.

Carbon offsetting opportunity in Surrey Hills

Property | Last edited 13/09/21
A carbon offsetting opportunity adjacent to a popular National Trust destination has become available through Savills.