Ploughing Match Results

Been told today that Brailsford did not award champion ploughman on Wednesday so dose that make dealer champion for another year :banghead: :banghead: :banghead: we will never hear the last of this :scratchhead::scratchhead:


Arable Farmer
MrNoo national fergieson champion Ploughman congratulations 🤣🤣🤣
Many thanks, very lucky plot allocation, not easy soil but we sussed it out on the Friday practice day, speed really helped and if you even showed the skims it just stopped flowing up the boards. Knew the Hereford boys would be in trouble as they plough slow!!!! Rape stubble was a challenge, it had been left in swath then baled leaving rows of seed pods 3" deep. We shot into a local Agg dealer and bought his entire stock of grass rakes, as a few friends from down south hadnt brought any with them.
A really nice time away and met some really nice people, at the match and also at our digs, very friendly indeed.

Update on the Sustainable Farming Incentive pilot

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Update on the Sustainable Farming Incentive pilot

Written by Lisa Applin

In July, we opened the applications window for farmers to join our Sustainable Farming Incentive pilot.

The Sustainable Farming Incentive is 1 of the 3 new environmental land management schemes. It sits alongside the future Local Nature Recovery and Landscape Recovery schemes.

Through the Sustainable Farming Incentive, farmers will be paid for environmentally sustainable actions – ones that are simple to do and do not require previous agri-environment scheme experience.

We are piloting the scheme to...