PUT THE POLITICIANS ON THE MINIMUM WAGE AND WATCH HOW FAST THINGS CHANGE
Civilisation has operated in two ways - To make one part of society more affluent and the other more wretched than would have been the lot of either in a natural state
There are Natural Rights and Civil Rights. Life, Liberty and the Pursuit of Happiness
Where Our Power to Execute Our Natural Rights is Perfect, Government has No Legitimate Jurisdiction
When the Forces for War are Greater than the Forces for Peace   Then the World is in Danger
Politics is not a Dirty Word. It is a Way of Life. How is Your Way of Life Today ?

Farming

Dying to Feed You

 12-year-old William Sayers lost his arm William Sayers © Richard Stanton William Sayers was 12 years old when he lost his arm in an accident on the family farm in

SMALLER MARGINS MAKE FARM SIZE INCREASE INEVITABLE

WHERE WILL FAMILY FARMS END UP ? —————————————————————————————– Era of cheap food ‘must end’ News12 Nov 2021Alex Black Farmers consider leaving the industry as input costs put pressure on margins

Chinese ‘carbon revolution’

Chinese scientists hail breakthrough that could produce large quantities of animal feed from industrial gas and reduce dependence on soybean imports Researchers say the process could be a ‘carbon revolution’

BREXIT 2

‘We need a Falklands moment!-

BREXIT MEANS LEAVE THE EU   Tories tell Boris to brace for battle with Macron on fishing BORIS JOHNSON’s popularity will “skyrocket” if he exploits Emmanuel Macron’s fishing threats for

BACK FROM THE PLOUGHING MATCH NEAR KELSO

AND THE “SOCIETY OF PLOUGHMEN”……………… NOT ONE WOMEN ENTRANT IN SIGHT MAKES YOU REMEMBER WHEN HANDLING FARM MACHINERY WAS STILL A MAN’S WORLD STEAM HORSES VINTAGE TRACTORS EXHIBITS AND STALLS

Sheep

STRONG DEMAND FOR BRITISH WOOL – AND FROM CHINA-

British Wool said since the start of the year auction prices have increased by more than 35 per cent- —————————————————————————- British Wool – Sale Report- Wool Sales Report www.britishwool.org.uk BW130

One farmer’s journey to net zero

With the United Nations holding a major food summit in New York today, it seemed a good time to zoom in on one individual farm to see how agriculture is

WICKED “WILDINGS” OF FOOD PRODUCING LAND

AND NOT ONLY DARTMOOR – ALSO THE PENNINE DALES…. ———————————————————————————————– Destocking on Dartmoor has created unmanageable ‘jungle’ News14 Sep 2021 Destocking on Dartmoor has led to molinia (purple moor grass)

Farming 1

THE POLITICS THAT IS FARMING

TO ALL YOU EUROPHILES, UNDER THE CAP -COMMON AGRICULTURE POLICY, THAT WASN’T COMMON, SURPLUS BUTTER WAS SOLD BACK TO THE FARMERS SO THAT THEY COULD FEED IT TO THEIR ANIMALS.

WHEN BABIES GET RABIES THEY HAVE TO BE SHOT !

THEY ISOLATE GREEN MONKEY DISEASE YET KILL TB CONTACTS IN DUMB ANIMALS- EVEN THOSE NOT DESTINED FOR THE FOOD CHAIN OR BREEDING —————————————————————————————— Geronimo postmortem results negative for TB, say

UP CORN ,UP HORN, DOWN THE HUMBLE SPUD

Weather woes hit potato crop News 04 Sep 2021 Cedric Porter Graeme Skinner, independent potato agronomist and director of Provenance Potatoes, said it had been one of the most difficult

UNADUDULTERATED AND GENUINE, AUTHENTIC AND SINCERE

Our Yorkshire Farm is Channel 5’s most successful factual programme ever……- WELL BROUGHT UP CHILDREN MAKE GOOD LIFE TIME EXAMPLES- If you say that someone, especially a child, is well-brought-up,

INCREASED IMPORTS – LESS HOME GROWN- MORE INSANE TORY POLICIES

LIVESTOCK TRAVELLING FURTHER FROM LESS MARKETS TO SLAUGHTER HOUSES ———————————————————————————————— Trade deals set to hit UK with fresh wave of abattoir closures News 29 Aug 2021 Abi Kay Trade deals

YET COUNCIL TAX AND MISERY FOR VICTIMS RISES

Rural crime costs falls to its lowest annual level in five years totalling £43.3m News 03 Aug 2021 Hannah Binns Despite the Covid-19 pandemic seeing a 20.3 per cent fall

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UK farmers and growers

I TOLD THEM ABOUT OUR AGRICULTURAL INDUSTRY- WHY WE NEED A MINISTRY FOR FOOD – SEE BELOW —————————————————- Tell us about the impact of Covid on seasonal workers We would

British Wool to open online shop 

GYS 2021:- GREAT YORKSHIRE SHOW News16 Jul 2021 Hannah Binns As part of its consumer-focused marketing strategy, British Wool has launched an e-commerce website, selling an array of wool-rich clothing,

HIGH VALUE CROPS INCREASE INCOMES BUT ARE THEY SUSTAINABLE

BETTER MECHANISATION AND MANAGEMENT PRODUCE MORE ————————————————————————- Agricultural expansion in Gia Lai adds value to products, increases farmers’ incomes Update: July, 03/2021 – 08:31 |   An organic pepper orchard in Gia

IT’S CALLED BREXIT SO GET USED TO IT –

BREXIT – FRENCH FISHING OUT OF ALL UK WATERS – DEVELOP THE BRITISH FISHING INDUSTRY SEND IN THE GENERATORS MAKE REPARATION DEMANDS FOR WW2  STICK   ————————————————————————————————-   UK sends

Food Bank

SMALLHOLDER SPECIAL: Making a venture pay financially

FARMERS MARKET STALLHOLDERS OFTEN LEAVE THE FARM UNATTENDED WHICH  COULD BE DEEMED UNSAFE, INSECURE & OPEN TO INVESTIGATION ——————————————– News 30 Mar 2021 Farmers Guardian caught up with Rare Breeds

DON’T BLAME BREXIT FOR AN END TO CHEAP FOOD

BLAME A LACK OF GOVERNMENT INTEREST IN FOOD PRODUCTION AND THEREFORE SUPPORT- FOOD DOESN’T ONLY GROW ON TREES- MOST FOOD COMES FROM FARMS AND FARMING IS MORE THAN A “RURAL

NEW LIFE GETS THE MISERABLE COVID YEAR OFF

First week of life focus key to good survival rates in lambs and calvesNews29 Jan 2021Hannah ParkMost calf and lamb losses occur in the first seven days after birth, according

Brexit in Full

GET REAL – PROTECTING BRITISH WATERS COMES FIRST

Hit back! Brexit Britain told to consider ‘retaliatory measures’ to ‘undermine Macron’ BREXIT Britain may need to take retaliatory measures against France to “undermine Emmanuel Macron”, Professor Sked has claimed,

TORY CAPITALIST CHAOS AND CALAMITY IN THE COUNTRYSIDE

‘This week’s spending review will do nothing to boost economic growth in the countryside’ – Chancellor delivers spending review News25 Nov 2020 Chancellor Rishi Sunak’s spending review included a rise