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WIN AN EID READER

This summer MSD Animal Health is offering three lucky UK sheep farmers the opportunity to win an AWR300 EID Stick Reader complete with large colour display, convenient keyboard and 4GB memory. The free-to-enter competition is open until 31st July 2019 with entry forms available from the MSD Animal Health stands at some of the NSA […]

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WORKSHOP WILL DISCUSS OPPORTUNITIES FOR BRITISH PRODUCERS TO BECOME LEADERS IN PLANT-BASED PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT

A one-day workshop taking place on 12th September at the University of Nottingham’s Sutton Bonington campus will discuss the opportunities and challenges for food producers of more people adopting a largely or exclusively plant-based diet. The rise in popularity of vegetarianism and veganism offers opportunities for farmers, food producers and retailers. However, it is also […]

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FARMERS REAPING REWARDS FROM MULTI-CUT

Dairy farmers adopting a progressive multi-cut approach to silage making are reaping the benefits through improved forage quality, according to a UK-wide survey being reported by Germinal at Royal Welsh Grassland in Pembrokeshire. In the survey of over 180 dairy farmers, over 40% had shortened their cutting intervals in the last three years. Of these, […]

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KUHN AT ROYAL WELSH GRASSLAND 2019

Film binding demonstrations – Live demonstrations of KUHN Farm Machinery’s patented film binding system will be a feature at Royal Welsh Grassland, providing opportunities for farmers to see the award-winning technology in action. Winner of the silver award in the Livestock Innovation category at LAMMA 2019, this system uses wrap instead of net binding, thereby […]

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HOW DAIRY MILK ALTERNATIVES COULD DRY UP

An event at Cranfield University on September 24th will reveal how dairy alternatives could be environmentally unsustainable. “Environmental Impact of My Food Products”, is a one-day course facilitated by specialist post graduate training provider Agrifood Training Partnership. Aimed at food producers, farmers and anyone working in the food chain, it will explain how changes in […]

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FILM BINDING INNOVATION ON TOUR

Live demonstrations of KUHN Farm Machinery’s patented film binding system are being staged across the country over the summer months, providing many opportunities for farmers to see the award-winning technology in action.  Winner of the silver award in the Livestock Innovation category at LAMMA 2019, this system uses wrap instead of net binding, thereby improving […]

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ARE YOUR LAMBS FINISHING QUICKLY ENOUGH?

To keep lambs developing to their maximum potential during the peak grass growing months and beyond, UK sheep producers are being urged to supplement finishing stock effectively with essential trace minerals. “Rapid growth in May and June can leave grazed grass up to 50% deficient in copper, selenium, iodine and cobalt,” says Dr Elizabeth Berry, […]

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TYRE TECHNOLOGY TO HELP REDUCE SOIL COMPACTION

Continental has released a range of new agricultural tyres to help reduce the impact of heavy machinery on the soil. The tyres contain two forms of new technology that Continental has applied to an agriculture tyre for the first time. The first is N-Flex Technology. This patent pending, heat-treated nylon sits beneath the rubber to […]

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KUHN AT CEREALS 2019

AUROCK TO MAKE UK DEBUT AT CEREALS 2019 KUHN will exhibit its new AUROCK triple disc seed drill, which has the capability to establish crops under cover, in minimum tillage or direct drilling conditions, for the first time in the UK at Cereals 2019. Targeting the growing conservation agriculture sector, but with the versatility for […]

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KUHN’s AUROCK triple disc drill will sow into a cover crop but is equally adept working in minimum tillage or direct drilling conditions.

VARIABLE CHAMBER COMBINATIONS OFFER OPERATIONAL VERSATILITY

Two new variable chamber round baler-wrapper combinations now available from KUHN Farm Machinery offer the versatility to work efficiently in silage, hay or straw.              The VBP 3165 and VBP 3195 are designed with KUHN’s Progressive Density baling chamber which uses two chamber rollers, a starter roller and five endless baling belts to produce evenly […]

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