There’s been a competition in my farming paper to find “your favourite invention or piece of machinery which could be big or small, old or new, but has made a significant contribution to the industry”, writes Rosemary Allen.
Milk farmers have been given a chink of hope that prices will start to improve after one dairy announced it would increase the price it pays producers by just under 1p a litre.
To celebrate the achievements of its apprentices, Walford and North Shropshire College has chosen a Star Apprentice for each curriculum area the college has apprentices working in, writes Oli Lloyd.
Businesses were today urged to come forward with their apprenticeship opportunities ahead of a rush of young people into the jobs market after Easter.
New jobs have been forecast following the merger of a Mid Wales printing company and a direct mail specialist in Shropshire.
More recruitment days will be held to find extra staff to work at Shropshire’s two acute hospitals.