Latest News

Carbon guarantee aims to boost tree planting

News Last edited 27/01/20
Government hopes its woodland carbon guarantee scheme set up to tackle climate change will boost tree planting in the south east.

Farmers launch new club to protect and promote ‘purebred’ Sussex cattle

News Last edited 24/01/20
A group of farmers have come together to promote 'traditional' Sussex cattle, fearing such lines could be lost as more animals are crossed with other breeds.

Centre starts 40th year at new headquarters

News Last edited 24/01/20
The Organic Research Centre (ORC) begins its 40th year at new premises.

Support policies to protect land

News Last edited 10/01/20
Organic control body calls for ‘land sharing’ approach to halt economic and ecological collapse.

Partnership for digital platform and remote sensing

News Last edited 10/01/20
Hummingbird Technologies and Agrovista sign partnership agreement.

New drone technology revolutionises crop walking

News Last edited 10/01/20
New easy to use drone technology that will help farmers to walk crops more efficiently will be available from creators Drone Ag in March 2020.

New young farmers raring to go

News Last edited 18/12/19
From a mono-crop maize field to a mosaic of mixed farms producing local, seasonal and healthy food and flowers — meet the new entrant farmers the Ecological Land Cooperative (ELC) is helping to get on the land.

Tweets from @southeastfarmer