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Farming Today Jul 31
Four socially distanced farmers, historians and archaeologists in a field...searching for secrets beneath the soil! Hear more on Radio 4's On Your Farm - this Sunday morning at 0635
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Farming Today Jul 31
In today’s programme: Fast food chain KFC publish a warts and all chicken welfare report; we visit biotech company to see their genetically engineered diamondback moth; and a report from on shellfish poaching in Cornwall
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Farming Today Jul 27
Today: The government's own advisors say they're missing green targets; as part of a week-long focus on crops we look at the role they might play in future; and pea farmers in East Yorkshire taking part in trials to improve quality
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Farming Today Jul 21
Can we build build build and protect the environment? Environment Secretary George Eustice tells leaving the EU will help the UK put nature at the heart of a green recovery. And farmer on how agroforestry can increase pollinators
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Farming Today Jul 16
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Farming Today Jul 15
This week we’re talking about agricultural shows cancelled because of Covid-19 - today a report from on the which was due to be celebrating its centenary. Photo credit: Striking Faces
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Farming Today Jul 14
Our investigation has revealed serious allegations around the treatment of some farm workers, including safe working practices on farms in England during the Covid-19 pandemic. Listen to the full report on this morning's programme.
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Liz Truss Jul 10
Delighted to announce Scope and Membership of our new Trade and Agriculture Commission - with representatives from across the UK. This will ensure we maintain high standards and seize global opportunities for 🇬🇧 farming.👇 Find out more:
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Farming Today Jul 8
Tomorrow: what the cut in VAT means for rural businesses; visits the Llyn Landscape Partnership’s ‘Payment for Outcomes’ scheme; and on how adding rock dust to fields could remove vast amounts of CO2 from the air. Join at 5:45
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Farming Today Jul 7
Tomorrow: insect superhighways with and CEO ; we talk fisheries with the & the concept of zonal attachment; and farmers planting trees. Join from 05:45 !
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Farming Today Jul 2
Missed views like this? As rural tourism in England prepares to reopen hears how a coastal campsite is preparing. Also tomorrow; soaring demand for frozen fruit with ,& details of the £25m Covid support package for agri-food in NI. Join :45
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Farming Today Jul 2
On this morning’s programme, questioned on the idea of Nature Recovery Networks and what part the initiative can play in improving our natural environment.
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Farming Today Jul 1
Tomorrow: we hear about one of the 25-Year Environment Plan's Nature Recovery Network projects; dig into the details of the government's 'Green Recovery Challenge Fund'; and go blueberry-picking with ... Join from 05:45 !
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Anna Hill Jun 30
PYO farm has thousands visiting by appointment; will BUILD BUILD BUILD be in the countryside too? and on future for food supply post Covid - and a conundrum on the search for BritanniaSuperfine sugar - they say it could be beet OR cane!
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Costing The Earth Jun 30
BBC News - Climate change: UK could hit 40C 'regularly' by end of this century
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Farming Today Jun 29
Apologies - we shall serve your strawberries stationary in future! 😉
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Farming Today Jun 29
Tomorrow turns detective to investigate sugar labelling... plus on 's announcement of a new Trade & Agriculture Commission to scrutinise future trade deals, and some fruity pick-your-own fun! From 05:45 .
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Liz Truss Jun 29
After positive discussions with we are establishing a new Trade and Agriculture Commission to make recommendations for: 👉 UK agricultural trade policy 👉 higher animal welfare standards across the🌎 👉 export opportunities for 🇬🇧 farming👇
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Farming Today Jun 27
"Moving towards self-sufficiency is the worst thing we can do": from brought our Week to a close this morning, sharing his take on future food production with . Catch the full programme !
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The Prince of Wales and The Duchess of Cornwall Jun 26
If you missed it, listen to The Prince of Wales on the BBC’s Series with . HRH spoke to about the future of food & to about how we now have the opportunity to rethink our relationship with nature 🌍 ⬇️
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