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Don’t take risk with energy agreements

Landowners should think twice before signing renewable energy agreements which could see them tied into astronomical bills and unsuccessful projects.

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Savings to be made on farm electricity bills

Farms and rural estates could make significant savings on their energy and heating bills by reviewing supply contracts that have been allowed to run on without being reviewed.

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New Countryside Code urges visitors to act responsibly

Farmers should welcome visitors to the countryside, says new government guidance which urges people to act responsibly when walking on rights of way.

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Changing land use offers opportunities for farmers

Global warming, government policies and environmental pressures are set to see big changes to farmland, says a report.

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Vintage machinery sale includes Series 1 Land Rover

A Series 1 Land Rover will be among the sought after principal lots at a vintage collective sale due to take place next month.

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Persistent thieves target high-value quad bikes

Thieves are targeting hi-spec quad bikes – with more of the desirable 4×4 ATVs expected to go missing as lockdown restrictions ease.

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Drought-hit grassland could benefit from forage maize

Dairy and livestock producers should consider replacing slow-growing silage leys with drought tolerant maize without delay to avoid forage shortfalls this winter.

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Virtual cook-along provides showcase for British beef exports to Singapore

Chefs and importers in Singapore have had the chance to sample British beef as part of a series of virtual events to target the all-important market.

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Treat livestock now for flies to prevent population explosion

Large fly populations and costly health issues are expected unless farmers protect livestock before the weather really starts to warm up, say experts.

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Pig and Poultry forums go online for 2021

Expert advice for pig and poultry producers will be available online this month to help farmers plan ahead for their businesses.

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