Home Farm: a slurry dilemma
We now need a dry, calm day to apply the glyphosate to the mass of vegetation that has built up on the land I have earmarked for the beans – the only spring crop on the place.
Home Farm: complications of modern farming
I wonder are most tillage farmers like me and have handed over the interpretation of the nitrate regulations and the calculation of the phosphate allowances to an outside specialist?
Overruns and overspending
It is now time to abandon whatever ‘long-established arrangements’ have been relied upon, especially where large once-off projects are concerned.
Dempsey at Large: time to dust off the files
The EU has shown a capacity in the past to mount significant emergency rescue packages in the beef sector.