Environment Agency updated prospects for irrigation - forecast for 2023
The Environment Agency has provided an update to the prospects for irrigation - forecast for 2023; This is an updated forecast to the one published in February. Read the 2 page summary…
Nutrient Management and Farming Rules for Water
Step-by-step guidance to nutrient planning and a summary of following the Farming Rules for Water, provided by FACTS qualified expert advisor Mel Holloway. You can also watch the…
Navigating farming support schemes in 2023
Please note: since this article was published a number of announcements on future funding schemes have been made. Please visit defrafarming.blog.gov.uk for the latest information …
Cross compliance common breaches and the guidance
This article details areas of cross compliance which have high levels of non-compliance during inspections. Alongside the correct rules and guidance.
Defra announcement 30 March 2022 - support to farmers during the growing season
Net zero in agriculture
This article provides an overview of net zero in agriculture, with useful definitions and actions that can be taken on farm to help to achieve it.
The Farming Advice Service has produced a number of technical articles, covering a range of topics related to cross compliance. To view the articles please click the 'Download' links.