Huge yield of British milling wheat
A crop of Crusoe from New Barn Farm near Chichester, West Sussex may be a new British milling wheat record, yielding 14.3 tonnes a hectare.
Maize boom challenged
Soil Association challenges the maize boom as soils destroyed and farmers’ livelihoods threatened
A bridge too far?
As I write this on 27 May, the news seems to be full of all types of freak weather events: serious flooding in America, record high temperatures in India, very dry weather in Canada and Russia.