Farming’s first tweets – we’ve come a long way

Posted: March 21st, 2014 | Author: | Comments Off

FARMING and the way we communicate have come a long way since Twitter launched eight years ago. More…

Shake-up and succession at the NFU

Posted: March 10th, 2014 | Author: | Comments Off


Forget the safe option, the NFU’s new leadership team is radical and exciting – so strap yourself in and prepare for the ride. More…

10-to-Follow: Young Farmers on Twitter

Posted: March 14th, 2013 | Author: | Comments Off

A Twitter competition to meet farm minister David Heath has shone the light on barriers facing youngsters who want to get into farming*. More…

Can we crowd-source an #SOSdairy video?

Posted: February 25th, 2013 | Author: | Comments Off

WOULD you like to star in a video for the latest #SOSdairy song? More…

Leak is setback for fledgling biogas sector

Posted: February 20th, 2013 | Author: | Comments Off

Anaerobic digestor

A “significant” leak from the £3.7m anaerobic digestion system at Harper Adams University is a setback for Britain’s fledgling on-farm biogas industry. More…

UK raids take horsemeat scandal to new level

Posted: February 12th, 2013 | Author: | Comments Off


POLICE raids on two meat firms – including the first UK abattoir suspected of passing off horsemeat as beef – take the scandal to a whole new level. More…