Spring Journal packed with Club news 2018

The Spring issue of the Farmers Club Journal reports on Secretary of State Michael Gove’s plans for farming (p6), Club Chairman Peter Jinman on public funding for public goods, and a host of other farming and Club-related topics – plus an important request for GDPR information from all members.

The full issue can be viewed on the Farmers Club website here http://www.thefarmersclub.com/library/The-Farmers-Club-Journals

 

The Spring issue of the Farmers Club Journal – now arriving with members – reports on Secretary of State Michael Gove’s plans for farming (p6), Club Chairman Peter Jinman’s views on public funding for public goods (p3), while Secretary Andrei Spence relays the latest happenings at the Club (p4).

 

Also included is an important request for GDPR information from all members

 

Articles in the Journal consider how smart tax changes could bring a post-Brexit boost (p8), our latest Monday Evening Lecture’s timely pointers on educating future farm workers (p9), what’s in the ag-chem pipeline (p10), measuring natural capital (p11), methane-powered and autonomous tractors (p14), an obituary for former Club Chairman Roy Walker, on-farm clean water to boost livestock productivity (p16), how skilful horse-back falconry proves a hit with game show crowds (p17), farm safety figures (p18), a rural Shropshire salt producer (p19), Under 30 events (p20), and an Under 30s view of veganism (p21).

Also included with the Spring Journal are details and application forms for Farmers Club visits to the Isle of Man and Norway, the Balmoral Show Dinner, Highland Show Dinner, and Club receptions at a number of summer shows.