RuSource is our free rural information service, delivered as a weekly e-news bulletin, for anyone working in a rural context. It is produced by Alan Spedding, whose goal is to ‘Cut important issues down to the essentials and tell it straight’.
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This week's briefings (25th November 2015)
2298 Facilitating change in the red meat chain (Jonathan Birnie, Nuffield Farming Scholarship)
2299 A rural cultural framwork (Ian Hunter, Littoral Arts Trust)
2300 Opportunities for farmers in the "New Energy" sector (Alex Fowlie, Nuffield Farming Scholarship)
18th November 2015
2293 Producing healthier milk for consumers (Gillian Butler, University of Newcastle)
2294 Improving nitrogen use efficiency in crop production (Julia Cooper, Newcastle University)
2295 How many farmers have you met who "don't do words"? (Clare Slipper, NFU Scotland)
2296 Broad-leaved weeds and herbicide resistance (CROPROTECT)
2297 Fit for Farming (Men's Health Forum)
12th November 2015
2288 Increasing lowland bird numbers (Chris Stoate, Allerton Project)
2289 Sainfoin, a natural anthelmintic for small ruminants (Low Input Breeds Project)
2290 National Pollinator Strategy: Implementation Plan (Defra)
2291 Mind the (rural) funding gap (Jessica Sellick, Rose Regeneration for Rural Services Network)
2292 Talgarth Mill, a gem in the rural landscape (Jonathon Harrington, Optima Excel)
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