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Exciting opportunity for family farm businesses!

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Family farm businesses are invited to register for the third year of The Prince’s Farm Resilience Programme from Monday 3rd September 2018. One area, covering West Worcestershire and North EastRead More >

MP will launch new Herefordshire community housing project

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A new project that’s boosting affordable community housing in Herefordshire will have its official launch this month. Keynote speaker at the event will be local MP, The Rt Hon JessieRead More >

Red Tractor Advertising Campaign

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The first ever Red Tractor TV advert will be broadcast on 12th September, in the middle of “Emmerdale”. The TV advert will run for 8-weeks on TV and digital channelsRead More >

The Prince’s Farm Resilience Programme

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Launching next week …. The Prince’s Farm Resilience Programme will open for applications from family farming businesses in West Worcestershire and North East Herefordshire on 3rd September. It will beRead More >

Please be vigilant and inspect fields thoroughly before applying slurry

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“The Environment Agency have urged farmers to be particularly vigilant and to inspect their fields thoroughly before applying slurry to their land. The prolonged hot weather has left many fieldsRead More >

Russ Carrington retires as Herefordshire Rural Hub Director

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Russ Carrington has retired as a director and long-term supporter of Herefordshire Rural Hub We are very grateful to Russ for his support of the Hub over the past fewRead More >

Help to Stop the Drop

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Herefordshire Council’s  Stop the Drop litter campaign is going from strength to strength with almost 300 Herefordshire businesses signed up to the Litter Pledge.  This figure includes large farms suchRead More >

Impact of the Hot Weather on Countryside Stewardship and Environmental Stewardship agreements

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The hot weather conditions are leading to hay crops being ready earlier than normal, or farmers wanting to alter grazing, cropping and supplementary feeding requirements due to the heatwave. IfRead More >

Reminder about Derogations for Cutting hedges in August

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BPS claimants who wish to sow Oilseed Rape and/or Temporary Grassland in August, and who need to be able to cut hedges in those fields before 1st September, must applyRead More >