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 »

Health and Harmony

  • Written by Andrew Davis
  • Posted on May 01, 2018  
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‘Health and Harmony: the future for food, farming and the environment in a Green Brexit’ is Defra’s consultation paper on… Read more »

Do we blame Brussels or aim fire closer to home!

  • Written by Carola Godman Irvine
  • Posted on Apr 18, 2018  
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It is encouraging to hear Defra secretary Michael Gove calling for ‘people’ to speak up if they wish to take… Read more »

Farmland Birds

  • Written by Andrew Davis
  • Posted on Apr 16, 2018  
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The results of the 2018 Big Farmland Bird Count were announced recently.  Launched by the Game and Wildlife Conservation Trust… Read more »

Nibs for 05-04-18

  • Written by Andrew Davis
  • Posted on Apr 05, 2018  
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Lords’ Report Slams Defra A report by a House of Lords Select Committee states that Defra is concentrating so much… Read more »

An accident waiting to happen

  • Written by Carola Godman Irvine
  • Posted on Apr 04, 2018  
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Well it had to happen, and I am truly sorry for the family of the woman who was killed in… Read more »

Smallholding

  • Written by Andrew Davis
  • Posted on Mar 29, 2018  
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A thriving agriculture needs a broad range of businesses, large and small, generalist and specialist.  This diversity should allow a… Read more »

Just 12 months to go until the UK departs the European Union

  • Written by Carola Godman Irvine
  • Posted on Mar 28, 2018  
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Just 12 months to go until the UK departs the European Union, a defining moment in the history of our… Read more »

Nibs for 22-03-18

  • Written by Andrew Davis
  • Posted on Mar 22, 2018  
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EFRA Committee scrutinises Government Paper Neil Parish MP, Chairman of the Parliamentary Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Select Committee, has… Read more »