Every day now, I am hearing of larger farms (500 cows plus) either scaling back massively or getting out completely.
Not even geographical.
Clearly there is a rapidly decreasing appetite for milking cows at scale and you don't hear of many (any?) expanding any more.
What hear you?
That is the stated aim of Patrick Brown, CEO of Impossible Foods which creates meat substitutes using genetically engineered yeasts.
He is quoted in today’s Times as
”If we eliminated animal agriculture in the next 15 years it causes a pause in emissions that lasts 30 year. Biomass recovery...
Makes you wonder (without the killing obvs)
Boris as the “Front Man”
The illuminati as the high stakes rollers
Us, the plebs being manipulated at will
(For those who haven’t a clue about Squid Game..
It’s an interesting thought whether you believe in it or not.
I have to confess I have done nothing. In fact, probably worse as we plough a lot albeit we are intending to look at strip till for maize
To be honest, it will only be cost saving measures we adopt to the benefit of the business...
Which politician has ever gone up in your estimation for something they said or did?
For example, John Prescott went up in mine when he punched the mullet who egged him.
Amazing speed of punch and great left jab
Still don’t like the man much though ...
The time is nearly here when the "great and good" will gather in Glasgow to thrash out ways to combat Global Warming.
Our Dear Leader is in charge and we know he likes to project Britain as "World Beating".
Therefore I am expecting a grandstanding announcement from him.
What do you think it...
Study by Natueal History Museum states that the UK has lost 47 percent of its biodiversity due to "development and intensive farming " and potentially we are teetering on a biological disaster
The UK is ranked lowest of the G7 countries for biodiversity and of course BBC (who may well be...
Some of us aspire to earn more but if we are to believe the vision of our Dear Leader of a High Wage, High Skill economy where is the money coming from?
We as farmers are, in the main, price takers so there is very little room for increasing wages as we often have no clue to our income on a...
It really makes me wonder.
Consider this ....
The Green Power Company has gone bust citing the cost of gas. Yet I have taken this off their website:
We are the UK's only supplier of 100% green gas and renewable electricity. Find out more about our ethical, sustainable energy and switch to...
... a tosser.
Unbelievable. His latest wheeze to combat climate change is to suggest that villages don't need street lighting as we are country folk so can use a torch.
Just demonstrates how "they" don't give a toss about those of us who...
I see that Frances O’Grady, General Secretary of the TUC, has called for another bank holiday between now and Christmas and wants an additional 4 to add to the 8 England & Wales already have. Scotland have 9, N. Ireland 10
She cites the fact that the EU average is 13
When it's a giant tortoise of Fregate Island in the Seychelles .....
Long thought to be exclusively a herbivore, video proof has now appeared on one actively stalking, catching and eating a Noddy Tern chick...
Just had a letter from the Avon & Somerset police requesting that I cough up the name and address of a driver involved in an RTA in somewhere called Hinton Saint George.
Cited plate number is indeed ours. Unfortunately it belongs to a JD6215 that has never been further than Gwynedd.