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Environment Secretary calls for fewer inspections to make CAP simpler for farmers

NewsEvents Last edited 21/07/15
Simpler and fewer farm inspections plus an overhaul of greening requirements were amongst a list of changes to the Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) Environment Secretary called for from EU Agriculture Commissioner Phil Hogan.

Success at the Kent County Show

Events Last edited 15/07/15
The Young Farmers from Brockhill Park Performing Arts College had a superb time at the Kent County Show.

Under 40s fruit growers conference

Events Last edited 06/07/15
A highly regarded professor inspired a major improvement in the fruit industry’s knowledge base as the result of an insight that had very little to do with horticulture and everything to do with human nature.

Public sees organic farm

Events Last edited 06/07/15
On Sunday 7 June, Chegworth Valley in Kent opened the farm gates to more than 170 visitors as part of Open Farm Sunday.

Thousands pack to park

Events Alice Dyer Last edited 16/06/15
The bank holiday weekend saw the Surrey County Show take place at Stoke Park in Guilford.

A family affair

Events Alice Dyer Last edited 16/06/15
With visitors coming in their thousands, and the rain managing to hold off, this year’s Heathfield Show was another great success.

Blossom walk

Events Jamie McGrorty Last edited 08/05/15
This year’s Blossom walk arranged by the East Kent Fruit Society was held at Goldstone Farm, owned by the Chandler & Dunn family.

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