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Change the law to protect flocks

Writers Alan West Last edited 01/10/18
Current legislation would make the deployment of livestock guard dogs a very risky option for sheep farmers in the UK.

Combine fire gave me time to escape

Writers Kevin Attwood Last edited 01/10/18
Harvest did stretch out into September with the changeable weather and had a sad end with a serious combine fire in our Claas 780 TT combine.

My frightening Lidl experience

Writers Stephen Carr Last edited 01/10/18
From the isle of honest Britishness I sashayed to the centre aisle for which both Lidl and Aldi are famous.

Russia continues to export at frantic pace

Writers Elved Philips Last edited 01/10/18
If you need the space and cash pre Christmas get on and sell.

The nanny state is at it again

Writers Richard Wood Last edited 01/10/18
Richard gathers that Cycling UK, a charity, is going to endeavour to open an off road route from Lands End to John O’Groats.

Son makes more out of modelling

Writers Monica Akehurst Last edited 01/10/18
In a blaze of publicity, Chris Packham recently launched “The people’s manifesto for wildlife” which apparently is open for future contributions.

Conference is eye opener

Writers Sarah Calcutt Last edited 24/08/18
Life never stands still in farming does it! I am just back from a quick trip to Poland to an international crop conference for apples and pears; it was a real eye opener on several levels.

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