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Scottish land in demand despite political uncertainty

[Fonte: Farmers Weekly]

Friday 27 January 2017 6:05

Scale, diversity and value are continuing to drive English farmers to Scotland to buy farmland.
Buyers have been searching for large, ring-fenced units in the Borders and southern Scotland over the past 12 months, […]

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Why spring oats could be a good bet for the 2017 season

[Fonte: Farmers Weekly]


Friday 27 January 2017 6:05

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Growers who resist the temptation to follow the spring barley crowd and opt for spring oats instead can reap the savings of this cheap-to-grow break crop. […]

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Why spring oats could be a good bet for the 2017 season

[Fonte: Farmers Weekly]


Friday 27 January 2017 6:05

© Tim Scrivener
Growers who resist the temptation to follow the spring barley crowd and opt for spring oats instead can reap the savings of this cheap-to-grow break crop. […]

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Business clinic: Can I lift agricultural tie on my house?

[Fonte: Farmers Weekly]

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Whether you have a legal, tax, insurance, management or land issue, Farmers Weekly’s Business Clinic experts can help.
In this article, Alex Madden, a partner at Thrings, offers advice on the prospects of lifting an agricultural occupancy condition.  […]

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Scattered showers and cool temperatures forecast this weekend

The final consultation of the Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) scheme to encourage industrial and commercial… […]

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14 things farmers would really like to use a drone for

[Fonte: Farmers Weekly]

Friday 27 January 2017 6:00

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Drones are increasingly important on farms. They are an exciting bit of new technology – and there were reports of bumper sales at Christmas.
Many people are excited by the potential opportunities they bring, […]

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Spaldings unveils Spanish-sourced rotary cutters

[Fonte: Farmers Weekly]

Spaldings has unveiled a range of pasture toppers and heavy scrub mulchers sourced from Spanish manufacturer TMC Cancela.
The range comprises the DX-200, a single-rotor machine with a working width of 2m requiring up to 80hp at the gearbox, […]

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SDHI fungicide seed treatment gains approval in wheat

[Fonte: Farmers Weekly]

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The first seed dressing for wheat based on the new generation of SDHI fungicides has been approved for the UK.
It contains the new SDHI fungicide, sedaxane, together with the well-known seed treatment active, […]

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Farmer Focus: Change in breeding the right decision

[Fonte: Farmers Weekly]


Friday 27 January 2017 5:59

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Winter has certainly arrived in the north of Scotland. Temperatures have dropped and we have even had snow, which lasted long enough for some sledging with the kids. […]

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Pink bales 2017 launched to aid breast cancer campaign

[Fonte: Farmers Weekly]

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Pink bale wrap is being relaunched for a third consecutive year after raising a record £26,000 in 2016.
The campaign, which sees Volac donate £3 to the charity Breast Cancer Now for each roll of its Topwrap film purchased, […]