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Food safety standard achieved

Fruit | Last edited 24/05/19
Essex fruit grower and juice producer achieves stringent new food safety standard.

Nominate your heroes from the free range egg sector

Events | Last edited 24/05/19
The British Free Range Egg Producers Association (BFREPA) is calling for nominations for Britain’s most cracking companies and individuals in the free range egg sector.

AXA launches farm safety website

News | Last edited 24/05/19
AXA UK is launching a risk management website to help farmers stay safe.

Fruity first for British apple growers and retailers

Fruit | Last edited 24/05/19
Extending the season for great British apples.

Adam Henson joins expert panel at South East farmers event

Events | Last edited 14/05/19
Leading farming personality and business owner, Adam Henson has shared his top tips for successfully growing a rural business during a visit to award-winning Newlyns Farm in Hook, Hampshire.

Children encouraged to take an interest in the Living Land

Events | Last edited 14/05/19
Children from across Kent and Medway have been gaining first-hand experience of the work that goes into putting food on their plate.

Break bruchid egg laying cycle

Arable | Last edited 14/05/19
There is new advice to help bean growers to break the egg laying cycle of bruchid beetle, which caused such extensive damage in the prolonged hot dry conditions last year.

Finders Keepers

Arable | Last edited 14/05/19
Working with Mike Pickford in the UK, Grainseed and he have been developing a high yielding conventional rape variety, Keeper.