I've just started looking at the claims by Quorn to be sustainable. At lot of the information is oblique and often is only compared as a % to the meat equivalent which is probably inflated as much as possible but often not stated.
My favourite oblique line is;
"We use palm oil in Quorn...
What do you think ?
Meat taxes will make British farmers go greener, says George Eustice
Government already working on new levies for parts of the food sector that contribute most...
Im not a farmer (farmers daughter though and watching with despair the difficulties you are going through) and I work in countryside conservation. Im looking at Nitrogen credits because of Nutrient neutrality rulings. Im wanting to get some idea of real world figures for growing crops and...
I've been dragged down a rabbit hole and wondered if anyone had already been? Her thoughts to me seem revolutionary but I've searched the forum and there's not a great deal of chatter about her ideas.
Just wondering if there are any opinions or anyone seen any trial data?
With the huge rises in fertilizer prices for Phosphate and Potash straw choppers on the back of combines next harvest will be surely a very common site what price will straw be next year and will there be any?
Woldmarsh Producers is a farming cooperative based in Louth, Lincs. With over 1000 active farmer members we source a significant amount of fertilizer & seeds each year on their behalf.
Working as part of the Crop Inputs team, this role would really suit someone with a passion to develop their...
Red Tractor board member no longer. Resigned? Not stood again? Don't know. But not great calling your farmer members "backstabbers" because they have a different opinion and suggest some reform and improvements.
All we want is for feed mills to be able to choose their own intake standards...
With fertiliser doubled in price, and possibly unavailable worldwide in 2022 due to factory closures, it doesnt bode well for harvest 2022
Add in the senseless tree planting on arable land and clearance of hill sheep for trees, the loss of pigs to landfill, we could be facing a major shortage of...
The Brazzilians seem to be in an even worse state than us with Urea production.
This is turning into a proper biblical disaster, our government hardly noticed?
What are the views on the best machine for overseeding clover into open swarms we have a Duncan renovator and an Erth agriseeder but was thinking more a gutter for more shallow seed depth opinions please
From ‘No Hope in Heck’ to Regenerative No-Tilling
Ian and Dianne Haggerty are using the concepts of “Natural Intelligence Farming” to build a regenerative enterprise focused on zero tillage, livestock integration and biologically sourced inputs that boost their soil resources and...
Hi first post here and new to farming so be gentle. I just went to look at a Ford 4630 2wd tractor with a Trima 1090 loader. Has anyone had any experience with these, any known problems and some idea of what the loader can lift? Many thanks