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Recent Blog Posts
Waterlogged soil and cropping options - the route to recovery
First and foremost, as we all pull together to navigate the challenges presented to us as a result of the coronavirus pandemic, I hope you...blog
Dutch courage: The potato covenant model shows the way
Across the channel in the Netherlands a remarkable thing is happening. The whole supply chain has worked together through the ‘Potato Covenant’ to shift the...blog
Dairy herd health and foot trimming at Daylesford - Richard Smith and Paul Clayton
In this vlog, Richard Smith, Farms Manager at Daylesford Organic, talks about cattle foot trimming in the dairy, stressing the importance of doing it at...blog
Black-grass: what’s the problem, what’s the solution?
Although often considered a relatively ‘new’ weed, it was recognised as a ‘very troublesome weed among wheat’ over 175 years ago (Sinclair, 1838). However, black-grass...blog
Recent Sector News
COVID-19 Agricology Response
The evolving situation with COVID-19 has lead to rapid changes in how people communicate and connect with one another. These are extraordinary and challenging times...
Update on Barley Yellow Dwarf Virus ResearchGame & Wildlife Conservation Trust
This year will be the first that neonicotinoid seed dressings will no longer be routinely applied to cereal crops following their ban last year. This...
Soil Farmer of the Year AnnouncedFarm Carbon Cutting Toolkit
Julian Gold, an arable farmer from Oxfordshire has been announced as the winner of the 2019 Soil Farmer of the Year. The competition, now in...
Darren Doherty Comes to the UKRagmans Farm
Ragmans Farm are hosting Darren Doherty - a key regenerative agriculture trainer based in Australia, in Gloucestershire this June. The main themes are taking Permaculture...