£30 million redevelopment
A £30m redevelopment aimed at improving productivity, boosting crop profitability and generating new skilled jobs is underway at NIAB EMR at East Malling in Kent.
Pigs need cash injection
With the Government itself pointing out that pig farmers’ incomes have fallen by 87% over the past year, an Essex breeder has joined calls for a Covid-19 support package to be provided.
Red tape could leave fruit unpicked
While fruit growers are again facing a staffing crisis, South East Farmer has been told that new recruitment agencies are being prevented from working efficiently by government red tape.