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12:42pm Friday 15th November 2013
SPEAK to a farmer and he or she will tell you that one of the main challenges for the business today is dealing with all the paperwork required by the regulatory bodies governing British Agriculture. How is it possible, they may well ask, to keep up with it all and take the business forward at the same time?
9:20am Thursday 17th October 2013
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Herefordshire Farming News: County farmer says axing of SAWS scheme will cause long term damage to horticulture
10:05am Monday 14th October 2013
2:43pm Friday 11th October 2013
HEREFORDSHIRE members of the young farmers went on to compete in the national cookery finals hosted by the Three Counties Agricultural Society at the Malvern Autumn Show. The cookery final saw Herefordshire members crowned YFC master chefs.
2:26pm Friday 11th October 2013
A RESPECTED figure in the world of professional floristry claims Young Farmers are flying the flag for competitions in floral arts after more than 100 members entered the Young Farmers national finals at the Malvern Autumn Show.
12:05pm Monday 7th October 2013
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TWELVE-month-old Phocle Kingdom from David Jones of Phocle Herefords in Ross-on-Wye took the junior, grand male and breed championships at the National Horned Hereford Show, held at the Tenbury Countryside Show.
9:44am Tuesday 6th August 2013
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Herefordshire Farming News: Herefordshire Young Farmers to display pulling power at Tenbury Countryside Show
2:00pm Friday 2nd August 2013
9:23am Friday 2nd August 2013
HEREFORDSHIRE farmers will be heading for the Tenbury Countryside Show on Saturday. The town’s annual agricultural showcase attracts a strong contingent from the county at a show that mixes the serious business of farming with family fun.
4:14pm Thursday 1st August 2013
LOVERS of the country way of life are in for a treat this weekend. The Herefordshire Country Fair is at Hampton Court on Sunday and promises to bring many of the best aspects of rural life to those visiting the 15th century medieval castle at Hope-Under-Dinmore, near Leominster.
12:29pm Friday 26th July 2013
HEREFORDSHIRE breeders made a big impression at The Royal Welsh Show. The 50th Royal Welsh Show at Llanelwedd, Builth Wells, saw many Herefordshire breeders and farmers crossing the border to join the thousands of people attending the three day event.
2:31pm Thursday 25th July 2013
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10:43am Thursday 11th July 2013
A DELEGATION from the European Parliament is to visit two farms in Herefordshire. Members of its Agriculture Committee will visit Lower Hope Farms in Ullingswick, near Bromyard, and Garnons, in Byford near Hereford, on Tuesday.
4:24pm Wednesday 10th July 2013
A HEREFORDSHIRE soft fruit grower has been speaking in the European Parliament about the future of horticulture. Anthony Snell, NFU horticulture and potatoes board vice-chairman, told MEPs that he was 'extremely upbeat' about its future.
11:46am Tuesday 9th July 2013
4:46pm Thursday 4th July 2013
THE Prince of Wales and Duchess of Cornwall will visit the Royal Welsh Show (RWAS) this month. The Royal couple have accepted an invitation to visit this year’s show, popular with many Herefordshire farmers, and will be at Llanelwedd for its third day on Wednesday July 24.
11:19am Wednesday 19th June 2013
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11:50am Thursday 13th June 2013
HEREFORDSHIRE is throwing its weight behind the first ever Royal Three Counties Show from tomorrow, with VIPs, exhibitors, competitors, and county businesses preparing to cross the border into Worcestershire for the three day spectacular at Malvern’s Three Counties Showground.
11:22am Friday 7th June 2013
11:08am Wednesday 5th June 2013
A HEREFORDSHIRE cider maker has been awarded a TripAdvisor certificate of excellence. Westons Cider Mill, based in Much Marcle, near Ledbury, has been awarded the accolade given to establishments across the globe that receive outstanding traveller reviews on the TripAdvisor website.
4:52pm Monday 3rd June 2013
8:00am Friday 31st May 2013
Farming, Philip Morris and Son have held a Try Shooting event and are organising another one Saturday
1:27pm Thursday 30th May 2013
12:47pm Thursday 23rd May 2013
THOUSANDS of pounds were raised for charity at a Herefordshire blossom walk, hog roast and auction. More than £2,800 was raised for the Farming Community Network (FCN) at the event at Lower House Farm, Canon Frome, near Ledbury.
1:08pm Friday 17th May 2013
11:27am Thursday 16th May 2013
SEVERE weather payments are available for sheep farmers located in certain Herefordshire postcodes. Defra has made up to £250,000 available to subsidise the cost of collecting and rendering sheep that died in the severe late March snow.
10:00am Wednesday 15th May 2013
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