CPM appoints new arable technical journalist

Written by Charlotte Cunningham from CPM Magazine

CPM is thrilled to announce the appointment of Melanie Jenkins as a staff arable technical journalist, commencing on 18th November. “Mel’s appointment is excellent news for CPM, bringing award-winning writing skills, media experience and a deep enthusiasm for the farming industry,” said CPM consultant editor, Charles Abel. “It’s a further example of Kelsey’s investment plans for the title, all geared to maintaining editorial quality and creating a sustainable editorial team, so the very best content can be provided to farmers and advisers, in partnership with the sector’s key suppliers.” Melanie Jenkins said: “I’m delighted to be joining CPM. I’ve thoroughly loved writing for the magazine through my previous position at Agri-hub, so when the opportunity arose to join the team, I jumped at it. “I’ll be forever grateful for my time at Agri-hub, especially to Olivia, and my wonderful colleagues Ruth and Nat, without whom I wouldn’t be where I am now. But the next adventure awaits and I can’t wait for it to begin.” CPM publisher, Steve Kendall said: “I’m really pleased and excited to welcome Mel to the CPM team. Her enthusiasm and knowledge of the industry, coupled with her journalistic skills and experience, make her an excellent…
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Top cereal and oilseed growers honoured at the Yield Enhancement Network Awards 2021

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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 achieved at harvest 2021 were announced at this year’s Yield Enhancement Network (YEN) Awards on Wednesday 24th November at the Croptec Show. With award presentations by Tom Bradshaw, Vice President of NFU, 24 farms took home the evening’s top awards for highest yield and highest potential yield achieved for wheat, winter and spring barley, oats, and oilseed. The 2021 winners came from all corners of the UK, as well as from as far afield as Finland and New Zealand.

Familiar names from 2020 made the...