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Oxfordshire farmer on Amazing Spaces with his renovated circus van

News Last edited 14/01/21
Paul Tomlin is an extraordinary Oxfordshire farmer who has been featured in an episode of the Channel 4 program, George Clarke’s Amazing Spaces, with his renovated c19th circus wagon.

GCA launches annual survey

News Last edited 11/01/21
Mark White has launched the annual Groceries Code Adjudicator survey.

British Wool launches major cost saving initiative

News Last edited 07/01/21
The Covid-19 pandemic has meant that the market remains extremely challenging.

Live export ban not that simple

News Last edited 04/01/21
While the RSPCA was quick to announce “victory” after persuading DEFRA to launch a consultation on banning live exports from the UK, the farming community was understandably more cautious.

Board “no longer serving its members”

News Last edited 04/01/21
A five-year strategy to refocus the work of the Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board (AHDB) has been described as “full of promises, but with no meat on the bones” by one of the group that has consistently challenged the levy board’s work in recent months.

No time left for talking

News Last edited 04/01/21
“The time for talking is over”. That was the strong message from Sussex tenant farmer Mark Peters as farming prepares to enter a new era without a clear idea of what the future holds.

Shearers working together was key in facing up to Covid-19 challenge

News Last edited 22/12/20
Ian Lucas, a shearing contractor based in the South East of England says the 2020 shearing season certainly threw up some challenges as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic.

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