Farmer Simon Scott has been elected chairman of the Shropshire branch of the Country Land and Business Association (CLA) which represents landowners, farmers and rural businesses throughout the county.
Shropshire has once again proved that it has some of the best speakers in the country when a contingent from three county young farmers clubs travelled to Weston-super-Mare to compete in the southern England round of this year’s speaking competitions, writes Stephen Evans.
The move to a completely online system for the Basic Payment Scheme was an error, writes Paul Madeley.
In a quest to discover Britain’s oldest working tractors LammaXchange, the farming machinery classified website, has discovered some hidden gems that date back to before World War Two.
Shropshire Rural Hub in conjunction with West Mercia Police is holding a series of Crime Prevention Events starting on Tuesday, April 28 at Chilton Farm, Atcham, Shrewsbury SY5 6QN by kind permission of Richard Adney.
The Rural Payments Agency (RPA) has issued more detail on next steps for farmers and landowners who wish to claim for Basic Payment Scheme 2015.
People living or working in Staffordshire are being invited to complete a survey and get the chance to win one of seven £50 Staffordshire Food Hamper made up by Essington Fruit Farm.
Shropshire Rural Hub in conjunction with West Mercia Police is inviting farmers to a series of Crime Prevention Events starting on Tuesday, April 28 at Chilton Farm, Atcham, Shrewsbury SY5 6QN by kind permission of Richard Adney.