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  • Tributes paid to young woman killed in quad bike...
    by Philip Case on September 27, 2021 at 7:15 am

    Farmers Weekly The farming community has paid tribute to a young dairy farmworker who lost her life in a quad bike accident on a farm in Dumfries and Galloway. The 21-year-old victim, named locally […]

  • Visas for poultry and fuel workers ‘too little,...
    by Philip Case on September 27, 2021 at 5:30 am

    Farmers Weekly Industry leaders have welcomed the government’s decision to grant 10,500 temporary visas to lorry drivers and poultry workers, but some have warned it is too little, too late to […]

  • New hoppers and models for Horsch drills
    by Edd Mowbray on September 27, 2021 at 5:15 am

    Farmers Weekly A fresh design, new interface and larger hopper options have been rolled out across several of Horsch’s popular drill ranges. The 3m, 4m and 6m Pronto models have greater seed […]

  • How to reduce staff working hours on dairy farms
    by Rhian Price on September 27, 2021 at 5:05 am

    Farmers Weekly One of the common reasons often given for leaving the farming industry is long working hours. Many also cite working weekends, when all their friends have Saturday and Sunday off, as a […]

  • Charlie Beaty: Grab opportunities while you’re...
    by Tim Relf on September 27, 2021 at 5:02 am

    Farmers Weekly I like to think I’m pretty good at taking opportunities. I’m probably one of those annoying people who wants to have a go at everything, I never like to have too much free time […]

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