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Small Dairy Farmers Scheme – applications are now open

Applications for the above scheme for England opened on 24th April 2017, and are now open for Northern Ireland too from 9 May 2017. The deadline for applications to both schemes is 31 .May 2017. If you supplied up to and including 1 million litres (or kilograms equivalent) for the year ended 31 March 2016,…

Taking stock – is bigger better – third in the series

While there is a drive to become ever more efficient in all types of agriculture, there becomes a point where bigger is not necessarily better. Whether it be livestock or arable, sheep, cattle or pigs, getting the right level of stock and equipment for your own business can make a big difference. Getting the “goldilocks…

Taking stock – is bigger better – third in the series

While there is a drive to become ever more efficient in all types of agriculture, there becomes a point where bigger is not necessarily better. Whether it be livestock or arable, sheep, cattle or pigs, getting the right level of stock and equipment for your own business can make a big difference. Getting the “goldilocks…