To protect soil, air and water at all costs farm facts

September 2012
Farmers Weekly;9/14/2012, Vol. 158 Issue 11, p50
Trade Publication
The article features Andrew Brown, a finalist of the 2012 Countryside Farmer of the Year award in Great Britain. It describes his mixed farming business at Fairchilds Lodge at Caldecott in Leicestershire, England. Brown's passion to educate and share with the public the benefits of sustainable farming is mentioned. Ways in which he is encouraging the presence of wildlife such as wading birds, hares, and grey partridges on his farm are also discussed.


Related Articles

  • Nominate someone to be Master Farmer. Tonneson, Lon // Dakota Farmer;Mar2012, p7 

    The article invites readers to nominate a farmer for the Master Farmer Award of this periodical that recognizes a farmer who is actively farming or ranching for farm or ranch management. INSET: Key Points.

  • A Cut Above The Rest. Jones, Richard // American Vegetable Grower;May2004, Vol. 52 Issue 5, p24 

    Presents the national finalists in the 2004 Grower Achievement Awards program of the periodical "American Vegetable Grower." Gary Shiflett Farms in Deming, New Mexico; Michael Farms in Urbana, Ohio; Neat 'N Sweet Farms in Lakeland, Florida. INSET: Honorable Mention.

  • VEGETABLE GROWER OF THE YEAR.  // Horticulture Week;3/7/2014, p37 

    The article features Bedfordshire Growers Cooperative located in Biggleswade in Bedfordshire, England, which is the recipient of the Vegetable Grower of the Year award.

  • Nominations open for Farm Bureau programs.  // Delta Farm Press;4/11/2014, Vol. 71 Issue 15, p15 

    The article reports that nominations are open for the Mississippi Farm Bureau Federation's annual Farm Woman of the Year program and Ambassador Scholarship Award as of April 2014, and includes information on requirements for nominees and the 2013 winner of the scholarship, Collin Hutcheson.

  • Untitled. Horne, Suzie // Farmers Weekly;7/27/2012, Vol. 157 Issue 30, p15 

    The article announces the finalists for the 2012 Farmplanner of the Year competition in Great Britain run by the Institute of Agricultural Management, including teams from Kingston Maurward, Harper Adams, Newcastle University and Cornwall's Duchy College.

  • Talking Point. Flindt, Charlie // Farmers Weekly;12/26/2003, Vol. 139 Issue 26, p58 

    Comments on the winners of the Bill Giles Award, 2003. Overview of the Reasons to Suspect the Agricultural Recession Might Be Over Award; Surprise Additions to the Country Code Award; Recipient of the Curious Definition Award.

  • Excellence in Agriculture Finalist: Whit Weems.  // Texas Agriculture Magazine;11/4/2011, Vol. 27 Issue 7, p13 

    The article profiles Texas AgriLife Extension agent Whit Weems, one of the finalists in the 2011 Excellence in Agriculture (EIA) Award contest of the Texas Farm Bureau, who helps producers by providing non-biased research-based information.

  • Untitled. Trickett, Sarah // Farmers Weekly;3/8/2013, Vol. 159 Issue 9, p85 

    The article reports on the mechanics for the 2013 Farmers Weekly Awards, which is open to all beef, sheep, dairy, pig or poultry producer who manages an efficient farm business.

  • Untitled. Alderton, Sarah // Farmers Weekly;12/13/2013, Vol. 159 Issue 49, p68 

    The article announces that the couple Sion and Claire Williams won the NSA Cymru/Wales Young Achievement Award for their contribution to the sheep farming sector.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics