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Farmers urged to use Common Law to fight back

News Last edited 24/05/22
Farmers are being urged to fight back against Draconian laws that a new pressure group believes could lead to a food shortage in the UK.

Free range eggs back on shelves

News Last edited 03/05/22
But farmers warn that future is still bleak.

Port of Tilbury’s Grain Terminal team receives partnership award from Essex County Fire and Rescue

News Last edited 03/05/22
The Port of Tilbury have received an award from the Essex County Fire and Rescue Service (ECFRS) for the collaborative role the port team played in supporting the Fire teams during a large and challenging fire at the grain terminal in July 2020.

Energy costs grants

News Last edited 26/04/22
RABI widens support for farming families.

Vet students asked for help as Schmallenberg Virus rises

News Malcolm Triggs Last edited 26/04/22
Amidst rumours of a significant rise in cases of Schmallenberg Virus (SBV) affecting sheep farmers across the South East this spring, Ruminant Health and Welfare (RH&W) is asking vet students on lambing placements to help survey the extent of the problem.

Beyond tough

News Malcolm Triggs Last edited 26/04/22
A 4am telephone call marked the start of weeks of heartache for a recruitment specialist with dozens of friends and colleagues based in the besieged country of Ukraine.

New pilot requirement for tree suppliers

News Last edited 21/04/22
Tree suppliers must demonstrate their compliance with robust plant health management standards. The pilot will address the growing threat of pests and diseases and bolster UK biosecurity efforts.

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