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Payment for Ecosystem Services (PES) schemes are proliferating but are challenged by insufficient attention to spatial and temporal inter-...
Mark Reed et al, White Rose Research Online ~ 22nd Feb 2017 ~ 7am
Grazing is about to increase as the spring approaches, making it time to think about how we use supplementary feed to make the most of grazed grass....
Mark Price, Wynnstay ~ 22nd Feb 2017 ~ 7am
Scientists at the John Innes Centre (JIC) are developing a new line of fast-growing sprouting broccoli that goes from seed to harvest in 8-10 weeks....
John Innes Centre ~ 22nd Feb 2017 ~ 6am
Farmers can save time and money when considering new contracts by signing up to a new service for NFU members. The Contract Checking Service has been...
NFU press release ~ 22nd Feb 2017 ~ 6am
People want more from their food above and beyond good taste, reasonable price and convenience. Some people are increasingly motivated to buy foods...
Gregory Miller for the National Dairy Council ~ 21st Feb 2017 ~ 11am
The objective of this study was to compare the health, physiology, and behavior of group-housed calves reared on wood shavings with those reared on...
MA Sutherland, Ruakura Research Centre et al in Journal of Diary Science ~ 21st Feb 2017 ~ 10am
The objective of this study was to assess the effect of milk cessation method (abrupt or gradual) at dry off on milk yield and somatic cell score (...
PN Gott, Ohio State University, et al in Journal of Dairy Science ~ 21st Feb 2017 ~ 9am

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