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Take time for mental health

News Last edited 21/05/20
NFYFC encourages young farmers to ‘take time’ to look after their mental health.

Coronavirus and the rural economy

News Last edited 15/05/20
Rural Policy Group, a visionary policy think tank for the future of rural business in the UK, is hosting a series of panel-led virtual debates on the issues facing the rural economy during the coronavirus pandemic.

New online learning platform

News Last edited 14/05/20
BASIS has launched a new digital learning platform – the BASIS Classroom – that supports members in advancing their professional development from home.

British Wool open for wool receipts as usual

News Last edited 14/05/20
The clear message is that its depots and head office function are operating and British Wool is collecting and receiving wool as usual.

Fresh produce in a time of Covid-19

News Last edited 13/05/20
Harper Adams University Professor of Applied Plant Physiology and Director of the Fresh Produce Research Centre Jim Monaghan gives his opinion.

Veg box sales increase by 111%

News Last edited 13/05/20
New data from the Food Foundation shows that UK veg box sales have increased by 111% in the six weeks between the end of February 2020 and mid-April 2020.

New populations of rare moth discovered

News Last edited 12/05/20
New populations of rare Striped Lychnis moth discovered across Hampshire and West Sussex.

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