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Once in a generation research project

News Last edited 03/11/20
RABI commissions England and Wales’ largest ever research project into farmer wellbeing.

Deterring rural crime

News Last edited 26/10/20
SmartWater partners with Vantage England & Wales to reduce GPS theft and deter rural crime.

Kent students receive funding for agricultural studies

News Last edited 22/10/20
Two Kent students who have started their further education studies in agriculture this year are the latest recipients of the Kent County Agricultural Society’s scholarship scheme bursary.

Harvest home!

News Last edited 22/10/20
Hogs Back completes first harvest of new hop garden

College thrives under new management

News Malcolm Triggs Last edited 12/10/20
Four years on from a pollution incident that ended in a recent court case, Plumpton College is a very different place, with impressive results, a top Ofsted grade and rising student numbers, Principal Jeremy Kerswell has stressed.

Vote agreed on future of AHDB Horticulture

News Last edited 12/10/20
The Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board has agreed to ballot its members on the continuation of a statutory levy in horticulture following months of wrangling over its future.

Hen house investment

News Last edited 12/10/20
Egg producer Fridays Ltd has announced plans to invest £8m to create three industry-leading hen houses at a new farm south of Maidstone in Kent.

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