May edition of Agronomist and Arable Farmer now available on line

The May edition of Agronomist and Arable Farmer is now available to view online.The edition comes with the usual comment and analysis of events affecting the world of agronomy and agriculture. It can be found by clicking the link below. The vice-president of the NFU, Stuart Roberts, calls for unity in these troubled times as does the recently appointed CEO of the National Association of Contractors, Jill Hewitt.  John Swire also takes a closer look at the looming problems in the fruit and veg sector as the shortage of pickers becomes all too real.

A detailed look at the prospects of blight attack this summer is also examined in some detail as is a look at some of the advancements made in the tele handler and tyre markets.



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About The Author

John Swire - Deputy editor of Agronomist and Arable Farmer as well as responsibility for the Agronomist and Arable Farmer and Farm Business websites. After 17 years milking cows on the family farm John started writing about agriculture in 1998 and has since written for a variety of publications and has developed a wide circle of contacts within the industry. When not working John is a season ticket holder at Stoke City and also of late has become a fitness freak, listing cycling, swimming and walking as his exercises of choice.