Trip to BASE UK Member Farms in Scotland

We are looking forward to a trip to Scotland on the 30th and 31st October to visit some of our BASE UK members. Monday 30th October – we will be visiting Doug Christie in Durie, Fife.  Doug spoke at our Continue Reading

Farm Walk Report – Courtesy of Simon Porter at Penn Croft Farms Ltd, Hampshire.

We had about 18 people join us for this farm walk held on 31st October 2016.  Some were farmers and their agronomists from Hampshire who are not yet BASE UK members while others were BASE members who came from as Continue Reading

Farm Walk – Toby Baxter 13th July 2016

Toby Baxter hosted a farm walk on 13th July 2016.  The group met at Chavanage Farm near Cirencester and viewed Toby’s direct drilled Linseed, Winter Barley, 1st and 2nd Wheat and Peas. The Linseed was direct drilled between 10th and 14th May after sheep grazed Continue Reading

Edwin Taylor – Farm Walk, Shotley Bridge, Consett

Edwin Taylor hosted a farm walk on the 18th July 2016 at his farm near Consett, Northumberland.  Edwin showed his group the BASE-UK trial plot which is part direct drilled, part drilled into ploughing.  A good discussion was had by Continue Reading