News Archive

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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.

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

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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.

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New Wheat Genetics key to breaking the yield plateau?

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

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

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

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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.