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Grants up to £5,000

News Last edited 05/12/18
Grants up to £5,000 plus the support of Volunteer Rangers available in 2019 for South Downs projects.

BASIS set to launch qualifications to enhance soil quality

News Last edited 04/12/18
With the Agriculture Bill set to reward farmers for 'public goods', such as healthy soils, BASIS is preparing to launch two qualifications which will arm the industry with knowledge and skills to enhance soil quality, biodiversity and sustainability.

Ensure safe working

News Last edited 26/11/18
Now that we are deep into the winter months, it is the time of year for everyone to start carrying out general farm maintenance.

Show split

News Christine Rayner Last edited 26/11/18
A split between the organisers of Agri-Expo and the owners of the Kent Showground has left board members of agricultural cooperative Ramsak and its commercial company Pitchfork Events feeling hurt and angry.

Home-grown recycling

News Last edited 28/11/18
A new tunnel film recycling scheme is providing UK growers with an alternative solution for recycling tunnel film.

Pick Pork advertising campaign reaches millions

News Last edited 28/11/18
During AHDB’s latest Pick Pork campaign, sales of promoted cuts increased 16.5% and almost £3.2 million compared to the previous period, according to Kantar Worldpanel.

Farmers take Red Tractor message to the masses

News Last edited 26/11/18
A Sevenoaks farmer says she feels “incredibly proud” to have showcased British food and farming to hundreds of thousands of people as part of the Lord Mayor’s Show.

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