NFU Conference 2024: Food prices and unpredictable weather bring ‘tough times’ for farmers
21st February 2024
The future of British food and environmental challenges on farms were among topics raised during the annual NFU Conference 2024.
New rotary hedge cutter launches at demo day
19th February 2024
Be the first to watch live demonstrations of the new Major Rotary Hedge Cutter across the UK during selected dates in February.
Kaleb releases rap single to raise awareness of farming struggles
19th January 2024
Farmer and celebrity known from Clarkson’s Farm, Kaleb Cooper, is launching a music single to raise awareness of the struggles facing farmers and the farming community. All the profits will be donated to the RABI farming charity.
Doe Show 2024: An event not to be missed!
1st January 2024
The Doe Show returns to Ulting, Essex on the 6th-8th February for the eagerly anticipated 64th edition. An entire marquee will be devoted to a range of CASE IH and New Holland tractors, with many more manufacturers on show.
Farmers share concerns about loss of food-producing land
26th December 2023
Suffolk farmers were invited to a roundtable event by the Rural Payments Agency (RPA), where they heard the latest on available schemes and grants – and shared concerns about the level of financial support for food production versus environmental management. Sarah Kidby attended.
Hundreds of thousands of farmers enjoy Agritechnica’s return
25th December 2023
The first Agritechnica event for four years took place in Hanover, Germany in mid-November. Marking the end of a year packed full of manufacturer press events where new machines were previewed, the show was the first opportunity for many dealers and potential customers to inspect the latest offerings for the first time. David Williams was there.
Labour of love – the team behind the award-winning Super Dexta tractor
18th December 2023
After an antifreeze check at Ken Cook’s farm , a chance conversation over a cup of tea started a “labour of love” on a beautiful vintage tractor – and the restoration led to a string of victories at machinery shows throughout 2023.
Farming conference returns to Blenheim Palace for a second year
20th November 2023
Blenheim Palace has hosted its second farming conference for the local community – with a range of talks on rural crime, diversification, cash flow and mental health.
Midlands Machinery Show returns to Newark with the latest kit
7th November 2023
The Midlands Machinery Show returns to Newark Showground on 8–9th November, offering farmers and contractors the opportunity to view the latest kit. From new tractors to robots, precision sprayers to drills, and ever more refined low disturbance cultivators, there promises to be something for everyone.
Cultivation, seeding, fertiliser and crop-care machinery previewed ahead of major show
19th October 2023
Cultivation, seeding, fertiliser and crop-care machinery previewed ahead of major show Amazone staged a European press event to announce its latest products and innovations ahead of the Agritechnica show this November. David Williams was there.
LAMMA Show 2024 Dates: Who, What and Where?
17th October 2023
What is LAMMA? When is LAMMA 2024 and what time does it start? Who will be going to LAMMA? We answer all of your questions about this celebrated machinery show.
Celebrating the heritage of Row Crop Tractors at Newark Vintage Tractor Show
14th October 2023
A celebration of ‘100 Years of Row Crop Tractors’ is expected to attract a unique collection of exhibits at the Newark Vintage Tractor & Heritage Show this year, held on the 4th-5th November at the Newark Showground.