Elveden Estate – LEAF monitor and SPot Farm

Frances Wright explores some of the benefits of being a LEAF farm and how the second year of AHDB SPot Farm trials fit with these principals. Being a LEAF (Linking Environment and Farming) Demonstration Farm means looking at practices with a more holistic outlook than demanded by best practice, says Andrew Francis, farm manager at...

Aug 31, 2017
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Putting peas centre stage

Great British Pea Week which took place recently from the 10th to 16th July, celebrated the harvest of the humble pea. The end of June doesn’t just mean Glastonbury and Wimbledon; for hundreds of farmers it’s also time to harvest two billion portions of peas in order to meet Great British demand for the next...

Aug 31, 2017
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