Autumn issue of Club Journal published

The latest Farmers Club Journal includes reports on TB testing in NZ deer, Harper Adams University, RABI, Ireland’s advisory service and Under 30s events.


FC Journal 258  

The Autumn edition of the Farmers Club Journal is here, profiling key farming issues and Club news, including a detailed look at how New Zealand has organised a scheme for TB testing deer (p6) which could have great relevance in the UK.

Our cover story is the success of local farm shows, typified by Burwarton Show in Shropshire (p11), whilst the growing stature of Harper Adams University comes in for scrutiny too (p8). 

Further content includes: how Irish advisory service TEAGASC is meeting the needs of farmers (p10); key points from the Club’s Annual General Meeting (p12); a £6m investment in a new RABI home for farming folk (p14); a profile of your Club’s new financial controller (p16); the troubling story of rural crime told in some key figures (p18); reports from Club visits to Henley Regatta, Welsh Show, CLA Game Fair (p18+19); Club Christmas card offer (p19); the Under 30s Summer Pimm’s evening, a new Under 30s OFC Scholarship and an Under 30s report on soft fruit farming in Kent (p20).