Arable and vegetable producers can benefit from new irradiation sensor
30th March 2023
A new irradiation sensor will enable all arable and vegetable producers to manage their irrigation, fieldwork and disease protection more precisely, helping to curb costs and boost productivity. The low-cost system operates with exceptional accuracy, large reach and is user-friendly.
Irrigation and crop store monitors bring peace of mind and free up time
21st March 2023
Third generation farmer Tim Young was struggling to manage the irrigation and storage of high value crops, such as onions, which saw him reluctant to leave the farm in peak growing season in case he missed a problem with an irrigator. An internet search led him to a simple solution…
Top tips for top crops in the coming months
5th December 2022
As the end of the year approaches, it’s time to take a look at crops and field conditions and create a plan of action for next year.
Unprecedented levels of land drainage activity
18th June 2021
Following another extremely wet autumn and winter, and continued national threats of flooding, demand has risen for land drainage. We spoke to one specialist about the increased business they have seen
Specialist equipment provides solutions to land drainage problems
18th January 2021
With over 20 years’ experience in land drainage, specialist company FGS Pilcher has established a range of trenching machines to service all types of drainage work, from small scale garden work to paddocks, amenity, vineyards and large arable areas.
Award-winning innovations for the farming community
30th September 2020
Radio Data Networks (RDN) has won multiple industry awards for the company’s innovation in remote measurement, radio telemetry, monitoring, security, water supply, wastewater management and pollution control. It helps businesses
Why is land drainage so important for farmers?
18th August 2020
JDP, the UK’s leading distributor of civils and drainage products, is offering FREE delivery on all land drain coils bought through their website from now until the 30th of September.
Multi-billion pound investment as government unveils plan to tackle flooding
14th July 2020
Homes and businesses across the country will be better protected and more resilient in future after the government revealed its long-term plan to tackle the risks of flooding and coastal erosion.
Flood risk management authorities continue to support lowland communities
30th March 2020
ADA has set out recommendations in line with Government guidelines to ensure that the landscape and rural communities remain defended during this national emergency.
Irrigation machinery theft
20th September 2018
Farmers, landowners and groundsmen are asked to be on the lookout for field scale irrigation equipment they see being moved or stored in unusual circumstances following a major theft of