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Student Work Experience with the RADA team

Integrating Reaseheath students into our project work is a fundamental part of what we do through RADA, with the aim of developing the next generation of leaders in sustainable husbandry. We have had a number of projects running with students from FE and HE taking part. Throughout December we had four students with us, supporting […]

Business Efficiency event

Women in Dairying, Cow Signals meeting, 11th October

Women in Dairy Women in Dairying, Cow Signals meeting taking place at Reaseheath College on Tuesday 11th October starting at 10.30am. David Ball from AHDB will be running a Cow Signals workshop which will provide useful information and insight on feed space, water availability, lying space, bulling behaviour etc. Please enter the College via the Wettenhall […]

CFE Pollinator training module

The Campaign for the Farmed Environment has been running an Online Training Module for farmers and advisers enabling further training on pollinator friendly farm management. Set to support farm advisers, farmers and landowners on how to manage land to enhance and protect habitats for pollinators the Online Training Module also allows individuals to pick up […]


Free support for startups aged -1 to 3 years Do you want to grow your new business ? Are you looking for free specialist support ? If you are looking to grow, are growing, or are seeking to innovate, we have a new fully funded programme to meet your needs. The programme is delivered at no cost to […]

AHDB Workshops September- October 2016

Dairy training for Polish staff AHDB event Ensuring that your team understand and work to the same protocols is vital for a business to succeed, regardless of language.  This workshop will be delivered in Polish and will cover practical cow flow and handling, milking routine and protocols when calving a cow. The Evening: Join Robert […]

Take action for pollinators on your farm to benefit your business!

When: Tuesday 26th July 12.30pm for lunch (for 1pm start) —3.30pm Where: Olivers Farm, Broad Lane, Great Altcar, Liverpool, L37 5AL (by kind permission of Mr E. Orritt) Pollinators are vital for a thriving farm business. However these precious insects are under threat. The good news is that we can do something about it with […]

Big Garden Bee Count – Sunday July 17th

Big Garden Bee Count – Sunday, July 17th The Cheshire Wildlife Trust have teamed up with  RECORD, the local Biological Records Centre, which is producing a bumblebee distribution atlas for Cheshire, and wants you to record your sightings. Find out how you can ‘bee’ a part of something that counts here.

Countryside Stewardship Middle Tier: Apply now

Countryside Stewardship Middle Tier: Apply now The Countryside Stewardship Scheme is now open with applications to be submitted by 30th September 2016 Countryside Stewardship annual agreements are split into levels: Higher Tier (similar to the old Higher Level Stewardship (HLS)) Middle Tier (which replaces Entry Level Stewardship (ELS)) Both Middle and Higher Tier agreements will […]

Seed mix offers 2017

RADA,  as co-ordinators of the Campaign for the Farmed Environment in the Northwest region, are promoting CFE Seed mix offers in 2017. We have vouchers available for 3 seed mixes offers which are delivered with CFE’s supporters at Syngenta, Kings Seeds, BASF and Limagrain UK. These offers provide wildflower seed mixes suitable for farmland at […]