Day: September 23, 2022

Agriculture

Defra considers £80/acre area payment, Ben Goldsmith claims

Industry leaders have given a mixed reaction to unconfirmed reports that Defra is considering the launch of an area payments scheme that would pay all landowners in England £80/acre. The suggestion was put forward in a tweet by Ben Goldsmith, the brother of Zac Goldsmith who held a governmental role as a non-executive director of […]

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Agriculture

Making sense of energy generation and storage opportunities

With rising energy prices and increasing concern around energy security, there’s never been a better time to explore options for your business with regards to energy. With much in the news about energy issues, Tim Foster from Conrad Energy talks to us about how you can take advantage of the opportunities available and some of […]

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Agriculture

This Pastor Wants to Recreate a Black Farming Paradise in California

The extreme heat and drought don’t just threaten crops. These conditions make farm work more dangerous for workers and pose critical health risks for surrounding communities, according to Chantelise Pells, a water-systems researcher at the University of California, Merced, and the co-author of the state-commissioned report. “When you compound the expenses of air conditioning, poor […]

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Agriculture

Yorkshire grower turns to miscanthus to bed down pigs

North Yorkshire farmer Alex Guthe has turned to growing miscanthus for use in bedding his pigs, as the harvested crop is highly absorbent and more woody than cereal straw, which means his larger pigs thrive on it. Mr Guthe contract-rears pigs on his 144ha arable farm at Baker Farmyard, Nether Silton, just north of Thirsk, […]

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Health

Flu season could be rough this year : Shots

Health officials are predicting this winter could see an active flu season on top of potential COVID surges. In short, it’s a good year to be a respiratory virus. Left: Image of SARS-CoV-2 omicron virus particles (pink) replicating within an infected cell (teal). Right: Image of an inactive H3N2 influenza virus. NIAID/Science Source hide caption […]

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Health

Joy for Navratri But Don’t Forget Your Health 

Contributed by Harleen kaur Introduction Once more, it’s that time of year when we rejoice and celebrate a nine-day festival worshiping Maa Durga that starts on the 26th of September with complete joy and enthusiasm. People who are thinking about keeping a fast have already begun making preparations, from assembling the puja samagri to purchasing […]

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Agriculture

Driver’s view: Robert Cross rates his New Holland T7.315

Devon farmer and contractor Robert Cross was one of the first in the country to take delivery of New Holland’s latest “heavy-duty” T7.315. We find out how it has measured up after 750 hours. See also: First impressions: New cab revitalizes Case IH Optum tractor Farm facts Size 80ha home farm, plus contract baling, grass […]

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Health

All About Antioxidants healthy diet

Contributed by: Rachna Arya What Are Antioxidants? They are naturally occurring chemicals that fight a process in your cells known as oxidative stress, and this is thought to boost overall health. The main source is plant-based foods, including fruits and vegetables. However, they can also be found in man-made substances, such as dietary supplements. Examples […]

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Agriculture

Industry gears up for Back British Farming Day

NFU officials have urged farmers to gear up for Back British Farming Day ahead of the event later this autumn. The seventh annual Back British Farming Day will take place on Wednesday 2 November to celebrate and promote the positive aspects of the sector. NFU officials said it was more important than ever for farmers, […]

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Travel

FITUR 2023 will bring international and national voluntary sector in MICE sectionTravel And Tour World

FITUR 2023 will bring international and national voluntary sector in MICE section Travel And Tour World Copyright © Travel And Tour World – All Rights Reserved We use cookies on our website of Travel And Tour World to give you the most relevant experience by remembering your preferences and repeat visits. By clicking “Accept”, you […]

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