CURRENT NEWS 02-04-20

  • Written by Andrew Davis
  • Posted on Apr 07, 2020  
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Coronavirus The Coronavirus pandemic continues to wreak havoc with the nation’s economy and leisure.  Many agricultural shows have already been… Read more »

SPRING REVIEW

  • Written by Andrew Davis
  • Posted on Apr 07, 2020  
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At last it has stopped raining.  Indeed, after months of apparently interminable rain with devastating floods, we have enjoyed the… Read more »

POLICY PROGRESS UPDATE

  • Written by Andrew Davis
  • Posted on Mar 25, 2020  
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When it was introduced in September 2018, the Agriculture Bill was heavily criticised for having little on farming and food… Read more »

CURRENT NEWS 18-03-20

  • Written by Andrew Davis
  • Posted on Mar 18, 2020  
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Lambing Underway Lambing has started on many livestock farms.  15th March is the traditional time for conventional lambing when most… Read more »

EDITH MARY GAYTON LECTURE

  • Written by Andrew Davis
  • Posted on Mar 09, 2020  
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Edith Mary Gayton was an agricultural graduate of the University of Reading in the 1930s.  Little is known of her… Read more »

CURRENT NEWS 05-03-20

  • Written by Andrew Davis
  • Posted on Mar 05, 2020  
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Big Farmland Bird Count The Big Farmland Bird Count was extended last month to allow for the extreme weather.  Originally… Read more »

Agriculture Bill

  • Written by Andrew Davis
  • Posted on Feb 26, 2020  
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February is a relatively quiet month on British farms. Some animals will be out on permanent pasture or stubble turnips… Read more »

CURRENT NEWS 20-02-20

  • Written by Andrew Davis
  • Posted on Feb 20, 2020  
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Eustice Secretary of State In the first major reshuffle of his Cabinet after the General Election, the Prime Minister has… Read more »

Water Water

  • Written by Carola Godman Irvine
  • Posted on Feb 19, 2020  
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“Water, water everywhere but not a drop to drink”! With so much water about as we were battered with more… Read more »

SHOOTING SEASON ENDS

  • Written by Andrew Davis
  • Posted on Feb 13, 2020  
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The guns are back in the security cabinet, the dogs are taking a well-earned rest, the shooting season is over… Read more »