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Countryside Stewardship Mid Tier application deadline extended.

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Good news! The application deadline for Mid-Tier has been extended from 31 July to 31 August 2018. However, if you did not request an application pack by 31 May 2018,Read More >

NFU Lord Mayor’s Show Competition – Calling all young farmers

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The NFU has launched a competition to find eight young farmers (aged 18-30 years) to represent British farming in the 2018 Lord Mayor’s Show, which takes place on Saturday 10thRead More >

“Rock The Barn” Charity fundraiser

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A one day festival of Hereford Bands and Food All proceeds go to Herefordshire Charities 14th July, 2pm to 3am at Lower Chilstone Court, Madley, HR2 9PW Tickets £20 ForRead More >

Protect yourself from the Blandford Fly

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At this time of year Blandford flies are at their height. They are predominantly found near bodies of water and can give a nasty bite – most commonly to theRead More >

2018 National Rural Crime Survey – open until 10th June

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Do you think rural crime has gone up or down in your area? Do you feel safer? What’s your view of the police in your community? After the last surveyRead More >

Important Changes to Red Tractor Beef and Lamb Standards

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As of 1st June 2018 you will be assessed against new Red Tractor Beef and Lamb standards, relating to antibiotic use on farm. These amendments reflect the industry’s commitment toRead More >

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) comes into effect on 25th May 2018.

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The Information Commissioners Office (ICO) are governing the changes made to Data Protection and as such should be the “go to” place for guidance information and updates on these newRead More >

Herefordshire “Stop the Drop” Litter Pledge

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Stop the Drop was launched by Herefordshire Council in 2016 with the aim of encouraging everyone to take more responsibility for their waste by not dropping litter, and organising communityRead More >

New “Water Environment Grant” launched

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DEFRA, Natural England and the Environment Agency have launched a new Water Environment Grant (WEG) scheme to improve the water environment. The scheme will provide a total of £9 millionRead More >