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Connecting with nature

News Last edited 22/09/21
Surrey nurture farm which helps children connect with nature secures CLA Charitable Trust funding.

RABI aims to quadruple support to farming people by 2024

News Last edited 21/09/21
RABI’s ambitious commitment to increase the level of available support fourfold by the end of its five-year strategic period.

NFU Mutual advises farmers on safe tractor use on roads

News Last edited 16/09/21
NFU Mutual is urging farmers forced to use their own tractors and trailers for harvest transport because of the current shortage of lorry drivers to regularly check brakes and hitch mechanisms.

“Another nail in the coffin”

News Last edited 13/09/21
New journey time restrictions for England and Wales have been described as “another nail in the coffin for the dairy sector” by East Sussex Farmer Frank Langrish.

College invests in milking parlour

News Malcolm Triggs Last edited 13/09/21
As one South East agricultural college auctions off its dairy herd and parlour equipment, another has opened a new, state-of-the-art facility boasting all the latest technology.

Dog owners must act responsibly

News Malcolm Triggs Last edited 13/09/21
A frustrated cattle farmer whose Longhorn herd has been plagued by dogs running loose now carries a gun when checking on the animals – and has warned that he will use it if necessary.

Trade body’s wasp warning for farmers

News Last edited 10/09/21
British Pest Control Association (BPCA) is urging farmers to be aware of the dangers posed by wasps and understand when to seek help from a professional pest controller.

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