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  1. Brid @ ADAS

    Free entry available for Oilseed, Pea and Bean YENs

    True! The sponsored places are to cover this year. You will be able to join Oilseed YEN next year but not sure about the sponsored place availability yet.
  2. Brid @ ADAS

    Free entry available for Oilseed, Pea and Bean YENs

    Hope it's ok to post. For the Yield Enhancement Network (YEN) this year, we have several sponsors interested in covering the cost of entry for oilseed, combinable pea, and bean growers. This means you may be able to become a YEN member for free this year. There are multiple benefits to being a...
  3. Brid @ ADAS

    Webinar: How woodland creation could benefit your farm business

    ADAS is delighted to welcome the Forestry Commission to discuss the economic, social and environmental benefits of woodland creation for farmers. The webinar will be a 30 min presentation with 30 mins for questions. We will cover: Benefits of woodland creation for farmers and communities...
  4. Brid @ ADAS

    Help us develop a smart app to manage wheat pests

    We would love to do as an app (we've had this request a few times) but it all comes down to funding unfortunately. We put a proposal to Defra in 2019 to update PLANET & MANNER to web-based but it stalled. Still hopeful one day we get the funding to make it happen!
  5. Brid @ ADAS

    Help us develop a smart app to manage wheat pests

    ADAS have recently started working on a Defra/UKRI Farming Innovations Pathway research project in collaboration with Sheffield University and Mutus Tech Ltd. The aim of this project is to develop a “smart app” to help farmers with the identification and treatment of invertebrate pests in wheat...
  6. Brid @ ADAS

    Situation Vacant Field Research Scientists - Cambridgeshire, Herefordshire & N. Yorkshire

    ADAS is seeking several Field Research Scientists looking to gain practical knowledge and experience in a research environment to work as part of a team responsible for setting up and undertaking field and plot experiments as part of the ADAS R&D agricultural and agri-environmental programs...
  7. Brid @ ADAS

    Webinar – Future-proofing your farm business

    Wednesday, 16 February 2022, 7:00pm – 8:00pm In 2028, what would you like your farm business to look like? Over the next six years, farmers across England will have to navigate the loss of their Basic Payment Scheme payments. To successfully adapt, we need to understand what lies ahead and take...
  8. Brid @ ADAS

    Looking to improve your bean or pea yields?

    Calling all bean and pea growers! Want to learn how to improve the quality and quantity of your yield? Join the Bean or Pea Yield Enhancement Network (YEN). We have some sponsored places available now to cover the cost for new pea and bean entries. What is YEN? YEN gives each grower a thorough...
  9. Brid @ ADAS

    Making Tax Digital

    Just in case you wanted to see Xero in action, we are offering a free online workshop for beginners next Monday evening. Could be helpful - https://adas.co.uk/events/xero-cloud-accounting-free-workshops/ We're also running a more advanced workshop later in the week.
  10. Brid @ ADAS

    Zoom into Soil: Regenerative Agriculture webinar recording

    Supported by ADAS and in collaboration with the British Ecological Society, the British Society of Soil Sciences welcomed Dr Anne Bhogal and Professor Richard Bardgett to present their expert knowledge on the topic of regenerative agriculture. Dr Anne Bhogal's talk, ‘Soil organic matter: the key...
  11. Brid @ ADAS

    Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee - autumn spreading of manures

    This Zoom into Soil webinar is now live here if anyone wanted to watch back
  12. Brid @ ADAS

    Xero Cloud Accounting for Beginners

    Looking for an easier way to manage your farm finances? Xero is cloud-based accounting software for efficient business management. Invoices, expenses and payroll can all be managed in one place, allowing you and your team to plan, budget, forecast and benchmark your farm’s performance with ease...
  13. Brid @ ADAS

    Situation Vacant Field Research Scientists, Herefordshire

    The ADAS Soils, Crops and Water team is looking for a small number of Field Research Scientists from an agricultural background to work on exciting scientific Crop Pathology and Physiology projects. We have vacancies in the team for both Field Research Scientists and farm machinery operational...
  14. Brid @ ADAS

    Top cereal and oilseed growers honoured at the Yield Enhancement Network Awards 2021

    Despite an average growing year for most crops, many growers managed to go above and beyond their predicted max yields, with Lincolnshire grower Tim Lamyman taking the top spots for his wheat yields and his world record breaking winter barley yield. The highest cereal and oilseed yields...
  15. Brid @ ADAS

    YEN Awards 2021 at the Croptec Show!

    The Cereal and Oilseed Yield Enhancement Network (YEN) Awards are open to everyone at The Croptec Show, 24 November at 3.30pm. With 260 cereal entries and 70 oilseed entries, competition for this year’s Yield Enhancement Network (YEN) Awards promises to be tight. Exclusive technical webinars for...
  16. Brid @ ADAS

    Farming after BPS - Building a resilient business

    Happy to announce that Richard Wordsworth, NFU Senior Advisor for farm schemes, and beef and sheep organic farmer James Evans will be on hand to answer any BPS and farm diversification questions as part of our expert panel. Should be a really interesting session!
  17. Brid @ ADAS

    Farming after BPS - Building a resilient business

    Over the next seven years, farmers across England will have to navigate the loss of their BPS payments. To successfully adapt, we need to understand what lies ahead and consider all the options available. This free 1-hour webinar will offer you the tools and knowledge to make the right decisions...
  18. Brid @ ADAS

    Mating sheep on red clover swards field lab

    @CopperBeech sounds like you would be a good one for this! Yes the research that originally said red clover affects fertility was done in the 60s and 70s in the southern hemisphere. Pure red clover swards were used for that research too, not mixed swards. If we can prove here on multiple farms...
  19. Brid @ ADAS

    Mating sheep on red clover swards field lab

    We're investigating if grazing ewes on grass leys containing red clover affects their fertility as part of a new field lab with Innovative Farmers. After an initial meeting, one of our trial farmers could no longer participate so we are looking for another (preferably someone based in the West...
  20. Brid @ ADAS

    Laying hens welfare - Help shape a new farming scheme

    Thanks @teslacoils, yes Defra is exploring the introduction of a voluntary payment scheme and there are others out there. Our standards are very high but many do go further than what the law requires. Defra wants to learn from those people (particularly those already in a welfare scheme) and...
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