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This week's briefings (26th February 2015)

2130 Digital cropping (Bayer Crop Science)

2131 Growing the Rural Church (Church of England Rural Affairs Group)

2132 Progress towards nitrogen fixation (John Innes Centre)

2133 Rural Business (Defra)

19th February 2015

2126 The Rural Challenge 2015 (The Rural Coalition)

2127 Rural employment (Defra)

2128 Poultry- perceptions and pressures (Jodie Redcliffe, Nuffield Australia Farming Scholarship)

2129 RDPE 2014-2020 (European Commission)

Bob Baker's Notes from an northern mart, February 2015


12th February 2015

2121 Village companies - a think piece (Ivan Annibal, Rose Regeneration)

2122 What's left if we lose anitbiotics? (Michael Priestley, The Poultry Site)

2123 Lack of public understanding fosters anti-GM (Jim Orson, NIAB)

2124 Defining Rural Areas (Defra)

2125 Rural populations (Defra)


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