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 […]