The Long Hot Summer of 2018

Whilst many of us have been basking in the glorious sunshine and high temperatures this year, some farmers have been experiencing the not-so -wonderful side effects of the extreme summer weather. Crop failure has made 2018 pretty disastrous for many in the agricultural industry. Already we are being warned of a shortage of peas, grains … Continue reading The Long Hot Summer of 2018

Advisory Service Aims to Connect Farmers to the Professionals They Need

The Farming Connect Advisory Service aims to provide expert, independent, confidential and bespoke advice to Farm and Forestry businesses. Through consultation with approved providers, farmers can address problems or make improvements on their farms, which can include, amongst other things, business planning advice, livestock management and performance, or grassland, crop and woodland management. When receiving … Continue reading Advisory Service Aims to Connect Farmers to the Professionals They Need

RSPCA Supports Farming Subsidies

Britain’s most respected animal welfare charity has joined in the debate over the future of farming subsidies post-Brexit. Speaking recently at the Oxford Real Farming Conference, the RSPCA put forward their proposals for the continued funding of the British farming industry when the subsidies under the EU CAP come to an end. Primarily, they are … Continue reading RSPCA Supports Farming Subsidies