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Spring cropping choices

With the excessive amount of rainfall coinciding with crop failure, the winter drilling season for 2019 is one to forget for many. Unfavourable drilling conditions, flooded land, as well as very challenging lifting conditions for root crop growers have left many farmers across the UK looking at spring cropping options for 2020 harvest. The AHDB […]

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Rebecca Mahony - Wilson Wraight

Countryside Stewardship update

For those businesses considering entering into Countryside Stewardship agreements for a start date of 1st January 2021, the application window is now open. Applications for Mid Tier opened on 11th February and close on 31st July 2020. Applications for Wildlife Offers opened on 11th February and close on 31st July 2020. Applications for Higher Tier […]

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Agricultural Bill 2020

The Government has just published its revised Agricultural Bill, a significant piece of legislation that will re-shape the industry over the coming years.   With most Farms having just received their 2019 Basic Payment, it is perhaps the perfect time to think about how best to future proof your business. As fundamentally the Bill has […]

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