Managing beef cattle in Scotland: ScotMoves

For those rearing beef cattle in Scotland, new rules around movement records and notification came into effect earlier this year. By using the new ScotMoves system, “the Scottish Government will … Continued

Welsh Farm Business Grant Case Study

TA Jones and sons is family-run, Welsh holding of around 220 head of Aberdeen Angus cattle and 130 sheep. They hold the majority of their stock from calf through to … Continued

Welsh Farm Business Grant

With some £40m earmarked over the next 4 years, the Farm Business Grant provides Welsh farmers the opportunity to apply for a 40% contribution towards new hardware and software.  In light … Continued

Volunteering at Jamie’s Farm

It was raining – a lot. It seemed unfair that my first day volunteering for a charity would be tarred by the risk of pneumonia and drowning; particularly as the … Continued

Farmplanner 2017 competition winners

Farmplanner of the Year 2017

What’s your most innovative idea on how to exploit redundant farm buildings, maximise the quality of soil, and mitigate a possible reduction in BPS? And how would you put sustainable … Continued

Farmplan presents at Beef Cattle Day, Sweden

Recently, Farmplan’s Product Coordinator, Sally Ashwell was invited to attend and speak at the Beef Cattle Day at the University of Agriculture in Alnarps, which is just outside Malmo, Sweden. … Continued