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A tenant farmer and drainage contractor have been fined a total of £7,150 for carrying out unauthorised dredging work, which damaged trout breeding grounds in a protected area.

A 20 year study of waterways in the United States has revealed that two-thirds of streams on agricultural land are contaminated with levels of pesticides that threaten aquatic life. For urban areas, contamination levels rocketed from 50 percent to 90 percent over two decades.

A review of the Welsh Government's Glastir scheme by the Wales Audit Office has identified several flaws, but acknowledges that the government "learnt lessons from previous schemes".

The EU Commission has suspended funding for aid measures to fresh fruit and vegetable producers after receiving a high number of potentially bogus claims, which in some cases have been several times greater than annual exports to Russia.

The Badger Trust has won permission to challenge the High Court ruling on the legality of culling badgers without independent monitoring.

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Agronomy
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A quick look at the HGCA winter wheat trials results comparing treated to untreated plots harvested so far.

Early wheat crops are starting to flower as showery weather raises the risk of fusarium ear blight.

Neonicotinoid Survey - Autumn Sowing
Nearly 12,000ha submitted so far
Uncertain about Oilseed Rape following the Neonicotinoid ban?
Submit your plans for this autumn to view anonymous results:
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Lambing Survey 2014
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Sponsored by Volac - over 25,000 head submitted so far. Regional analysis available for six different areas.
Enter Average N° viable lambs/ewe:
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Mark Lan..7455978
rogue..6024050
wheatear..2842825
Topfield..2188875
sebastia..1486390
colpgrai..1464550
marymary..1460500