Rural Reading for the Autumn

  • Written by Andrew Davis
  • Posted on Sep 24, 2018  
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Over the past six weeks, arable farmers have been very busy finishing the harvest, starting autumn cultivations and sowing oilseed… Read more »

Food Security

  • Written by Andrew Davis
  • Posted on Sep 04, 2018  
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Since the publication of the Government consultation paper ‘Health and Harmony: the future for food, farming and the environment in… Read more »

Response by the Conservative Rural Forum to the Government’s Consultation on Environmental Principles and Governance.

  • Written by Andrew Davis
  • Posted on Aug 02, 2018  
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Question 1: Which environmental principles do you consider as the most important to underpin future policy-making? Sustainable Development Principle.  It… Read more »

Current News 12-07-18

  • Written by Andrew Davis
  • Posted on Jul 25, 2018  
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Fisheries White Paper The Government published the White Paper, Sustainable Fisheries for Future Generations, on 4th July, outlining what might… Read more »

Where Have All The Insects Gone?

  • Written by Andrew Davis
  • Posted on Jun 22, 2018  
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The summer solstice, the longest day, is now passed and the hours of daylight will shorten.  However, high summer has… Read more »

Current News 22-6-18

  • Written by Andrew Davis
  • Posted on Jun 22, 2018  
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Badgers Close Road A country road in Suffolk has been closed for four months because badgers have burrowed beneath the… Read more »

Current News 10-6-18

  • Written by Andrew Davis
  • Posted on Jun 11, 2018  
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Stewardship Collapse Countryside Stewardship has been castigated since its introduction in 2014.  Applications have never reached targets and the scheme… Read more »

Current News 24-5-18

  • Written by Andrew Davis
  • Posted on May 25, 2018  
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Clean Air Strategy Secretary of State, Michael Gove, launched the Government’s Clean Air Strategy last week.  Agriculture is one of… Read more »

Current News 11-05-18

  • Written by Andrew Davis
  • Posted on May 11, 2018  
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Farm Productivity Record Farm productivity rose by 2.9% during 2017 to a record high according to the latest figures issued… Read more »

Nibs for 03-05-18

  • Written by Andrew Davis
  • Posted on May 03, 2018  
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Bluebell Walk for Charity Following the great success in previous years of the Bluebell Walk at Fishers Farm, Shefford Woodlands,… Read more »