Kent’s Hop Grower of the Year announced
The first ever Taste of Kent Awards 2019, Hop Grower of the Year is Hukins Hops of Tenterden, chosen from all of the Kent hop growers who entered The Weald of Kent Ploughing Match Kent Hop Competition.
Still time to register for the great agricultural debate
There is still time to register for this year’s South of England Agricultural Society’s Farming Conference on Wednesday 14 November at the South of England Showground in Ardingly, West Sussex. Don’t miss your spot at this popular event, where ‘The Great Agricultural Debate’ will be launched to an audience of over 250 farmers, landowners and agriculturalists from across the region.
Supervisory skills workshops open
Following on from a project to assess and improve labour efficiency, new workshops have been set up so farmers and growers can learn and develop supervisory skills.
The straightest furrow in Warwickshire
More than 250 champion ploughmen and women from throughout Great Britain will soon be converging on a small village in Warwickshire to show their skills at this year’s British National Ploughing Championships & Country Festival which takes place 13-14 October.