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Organised by Hutchinsons and Velcourt, the Cereals Challenge plots are based on Chrishall Grange farm in Cambridgeshire, the site of the 2014 Cereals event.


He may be one of Britain’s biggest farmers but James Townshend does not exactly fit the traditional stereotype. 


Oats are filling supermarket shelves and could soon be filling UK fields with the strong growth in healthier foods providing a big opportunity for quality growers.


New Wheat Genetics key to breaking the yield plateau?


Velcourt’s farm in Abbotsbury, Dorset this week saw a ewe give birth to an astonishing 6 live lambs.


Building a new dairy unit presents a great opportunity for farmers to get everything right.


March saw Velcourt’s dairy management team attend a forage training day held at Wyndhurst farm.


Velcourt farm managers meet together on a regular basis to share information on a regional and national level ensuring colleagues are aware of technical crop issues, developments and ideas from within the group can be shared.