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£150,000 grant funding awarded

News Last edited 10/10/18
Sussex Lund award more than £150,000 for High Weald conservation projects

Wheat bulb fly pressure stays low in 2018

Arable Last edited 09/10/18
It is one of the lowest-risk years for wheat bulb fly (WBF) since monitoring began, according to the final results from the AHDB autumn survey of the pest.

#HelpTheHeaths

News Last edited 09/10/18
Help wanted from dog owners and dog walkers using South Downs’ heathland.

Extra boost to post-em blackgrass control

Arable Last edited 09/10/18
Additional blackgrass control can be achieved in winter wheat by including Xerton (ethofumesate) as part of a post-emergence follow-up application.

Limousin increases number of genetic evaluations

Livestock Last edited 09/10/18
The British Limousin Cattle Society expands their genetic evaluation schedule.

Farmers wanted to help inform the UK sheep industry

Livestock Last edited 08/10/18
Two farmer representatives from England and one from Wales are sought for a sheep industry group to help shape the focus of the UK sheep industry.

Tips to avoid common mistakes in parlour hygiene

Livestock Last edited 08/10/18
Dairy farmers are being advised to review their parlour hygiene practices this winter.

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