21 December 2017 Latest from the Directors

The evolution of the rural worker

When Aiden Turner as ‘Poldark’ first burst onto our screens topless and wielding a scythe, it was so popular in the tabloids, my wife wondered if it might strike a resurgence in a long lost farming skill. Of course, the scything was the last thing they were interested in and…


19 December 2017 News Research & Projects

Soil scientists blown away by SoilBio project

Vast amounts of soil quality knowledge has been generated and used to map soil complexity but science has not yet created useful ‘rules of thumb’ to cut through the complexity to deliver practicable guidelines for growers. If we want to manage soil quality and get our soils right, we need…


Event Date: February 7, 2018 — February 7, 2018 Events

Yorkshire Agricultural Machinery Show (YAMS)

We are returning to the Yorkshire Agricultural Machinery Show (YAMS) which is held at the York Auction Centre, Murton, York, YO19 5GF on the first Wednesday in February after the end of the shooting season. The next YAMS will be held on 7th February 2018.   OPEN FROM 8.30AM TO…